Tag Archives: music

Oct. 19-21, Conference, Jewish Music and Jewish Identity, USA

[ October 19, 2014 to October 21, 2014. ] A conference on Jewish Music and Jewish Identity will be held October 19-21, 2014 at Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio. It seeks to engage scholars of Jewish studies, ethnomusicology, musicology, and the humanities in a discussion about the intersection of Jewish identity and music. In addition to academic presentations, the two-day meeting will include public [...]

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Aug. 20-22, Finland conference on Critical Perspectives on Music, Education, and Religion

[ August 20, 2014 9:00 am to August 22, 2014 4:00 pm. ] The Critical Perspectives on Music, Education, and Religion conference will take place from the 20th August to the 22nd August, 2014 at the Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland.

In recent years, professional and academic discourses in Western music education have been increasingly secularized, distancing policies and practices from religion. A renewed consciousness of cultural diversity in music [...]

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 1, Conference, Jewish Music and Jewish Identity, USA

[ February 24, 2014 to March 1, 2014. ] This conference on Jewish Music and Jewish Identity will be held October 19-21, 2014 at Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio. It seeks to engage scholars of Jewish studies, ethnomusicology, musicology, and the humanities in a discussion about the intersection of Jewish identity and music. In addition to academic presentations, the two-day meeting will include public [...]

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CFP Deadline: Sep. 30, RELIGIONS Journal Special Issue on “Music and Spirituality.”

[ August 30, 2013 to September 30, 2013. ] A Special Issue on “Music and Spirituality” will be published in international and open access scholarly journal Religions) under the guest editorship of Prof. Edward Foley.

The journal welcomes full research papers or long review articles for peer-review and possible publication. Any more questions, please contact the Editorial Office at: religionsATmdpi.com

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A SourceBook for Earth’s Community of Religions

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United Religions Initiative, Kids

The United Religions Initiative, is a growing global community working to create cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings.
The website for kids is an interactive learning tool about world religions and has extensive information about the five major religions and eleven others, including celebrations and festivals, sacred spaces, and [...]

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Traditions and Transformations: Jewish Religion and Culture

In this lesson, students learn about Jewish culture, Jewish religious and secular traditions including holidays, sacred and secular music, dance, and visual arts. They also consider the relationship between religious traditions and secular cultural traditions. Resources include segments from Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly, Web sites, and interviews with guest speakers. Students explore and synthesize the [...]

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GCSE ‘choice narrowed’ by English Bacc

 

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