17th International Music Theory Conference *PRINCIPLES OF MUSIC COMPOSING: RATIO VERSUS INTUITIO* *The deadline* for proposal submissions is August 20th 2017. November 8th – 10th 2017 Web site: http://pmc.lmta.lt/EN.html Lithuanian Academy of music and Theatre Lithuanian Composers’ Union Vilnius, Lithuania Subtopics: 1. Rational processes of composition and aural intuition (theoretical insights, definition, conceptions, typology) 2. Musical work as the result of rational and intuitive creative activity (theoretical, historical and aesthetical aspects) 3. Adaptation of interdisciplinary ideas in the compositional practice based on rational and intuitive origin 4. Rational and intuitive qualities in new musical resources and techniques (sonorism, microchromatics, extended techniques, aleatory, electronics, etc.) 5. ‘Rational’ and ‘Intuitive’ composers: features of their works and the creative process 6. Phenomena of rationality and intuition in the contemporary compositional practice 7. Lithuanian composers: between rationality and intuition *Paper proposals* (abstract and a short biography) should be sent by email pmc -at- lmta.lt. The abstract must not exceed 500 words. The duration of full presentation is limited to 20–25 minutes. *The main language* of the conference is English. *The deadline* for proposal submissions is August 20th 2017. Proposals will be reviewed by the members of the scholarly committee and all applicants will be notified of the outcome in the beginning of September 2017. *The participation fee* is 20 Euros. Selected papers of the conference will be published in the annual peer reviewed scientific journal ‘Principles of Music Composing’. _______________________________________________ AMS-Announce mailing list and bulletin board: READ THE GUIDELINES prior to submitting a post: http://www.ams-net.org/announce.php TO SEE THE ARCHIVED POSTS: http://listserv.unl.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A0=AMS-ANNOUNCE TO UNSUBSCRIBE, or switch to/from Digest mode: log in to http://listserv.unl.edu and edit your subscription.