XIVth International Congress on Musical Signification

Whitelaw, B. (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


The International Congress on Musical Signification (ICMS) is a biennial conference on recent developments and future trends in Musical Semiotics. It is one of the major platforms and achievements of the project of Musical Signification, launched in Paris in 1984, and subsequently directed for over 30 years by Eero Tarasti.
Period11 May 201815 May 2018
Event typeConference
LocationCluj-Napoca, Romania
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Franz
  • Liszt
  • hermeneutics
  • semiotics
  • narrative
  • narratology
  • semiology
  • signification
  • typology
  • thematic analysis
  • thematic
  • sonata theory