Scientific conferences

Sessions

“Approaching the sounds of the past. Music, acoustics and identity” organized by Margarita Díaz-Andreu and Luboš Chroustovský. 9th World Archaeological Congress. 5-10 July 2020, Prague, Czech Republic. [forthcoming]

“Archaeology of Soundscapes and Soundscapes for Archaeology” organized by Raquel Jiménez Pasalodos, Margarita Díaz-Andreu and Rupert Till. 26th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists, session #124. 26-30 August 2020, Budapest, Hungary. [forthcoming]

“From landscape archaeology to soundscape archaeology: Themes, approaches and perspectives” organized by Angela Bellia and Tommaso Mattioli. 25th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists, session #184. 4-7 September 2019, Bern, Switzerland. See the scientific programme here.

Papers

28 Jan 2020. Raquel Jiménez Pasalodos. Universals in Music? Perspectives from Ethnomusicology and Music Archaeology. 8th Barcelona Lecture Series in Brain, Cognition and Behavior. University of Barcelona (Faculty of Psychology), Barcelona, Spain. Read more about this event here.

23 Nov 2019. Leslie F. Zubieta, Mª de la Luz Gutiérrez Martínez, Tommaso Mattioli, Mathieu Picas, César Villalobos, Margarita Díaz-Andreu. Preliminary results of the acoustic analysis of the Great Mural Rock Art in the Cañon de Santa Teresa, Baja California Sur (Mexico). Music Archaeology of Latin America, 22-23 November 2019, University of London, London, United Kingdom. See the scientific programme here.

22 Nov 2019. Ana Maria Alarcón-Jiménez, Raquel Jiménez, Margarita Díaz-Andreu. Dreaming music in water: representing Yokuts songs in the early 20th century. Music Archaeology of Latin America, 22-23 November 2019, University of London, London, United Kingdom. See the scientific programme here.

8 Nov 2019. Tommaso Mattioli, Gabriel García Atiénzar, Margarita Díaz-Andreu and Virginia Barciela González. Escuchar con los ojos: la aplicación del GIS al estudio del campo visual y sonoro en los paisajes de arte rupestre de la montaña alicantina. VI Congreso Internacional de Doctorandos y Postdoctorandos “El arte en las sociedades prehistóricas” [6th International Congress of Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers “The Art of Prehistoric Societies”], 6-9 November 2019, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain. See the scientific programme here.

8 Nov 2019. Ana María Alarcón Jiménez and Margarita Díaz-Andreu. Los paralelos etnográficos sobre chamanismo y acústica entre los yokuts: una reflexión histórica sobre la (ausencia de) interacción entre la antropología y el estudio del arte rupestre. VI Congreso Internacional de Doctorandos y Postdoctorandos “El arte en las sociedades prehistóricas” [6th International Congress of Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers “The Art of Prehistoric Societies”], 6-9 November 2019, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain. See the scientific programme here.

8 Nov 2019. José Valenzuela, Carles Escera and Margarita Díaz-Andreu. Arqueología; psicoacústica y arte rupestre: escuchando el pasado con ayuda del método científico. VI Congreso Internacional de Doctorandos y Postdoctorandos “El arte en las sociedades prehistóricas” [6th International Congress of Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers “The Art of Prehistoric Societies”], 6-9 November 2019, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain. See the scientific programme here.

7 Nov 2019. Tommaso Mattioli. Arte rupestre postpaleolítico al sur de los Alpes: el registro artístico de la península italiana. Keynote lecture. VI Congreso Internacional de Doctorandos y Postdoctorandos “El arte en las sociedades prehistóricas” [6th International Congress of Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers “The Art of Prehistoric Societies”], 6-9 November 2019, Universidad de Alicante, Alicante, Spain. See the scientific programme here.

26 Sep 2019. Margarita Díaz-Andreu, Mª Luz Gutiérrez Martínez, Tommaso Mattioli, Laura Coltofean, Mathieu Picas, César Villalobos and Leslie Zubieta. “Los paisajes sonoros de Baja California Sur: resultados preliminares del análisis acústico del arte rupestre del Gran Mural en el Cañón de Santa Teresa.” Segundo Encuentro de Arqueomusicología de las Américas – ‘Artes, paisajes y objetos sonoros del pasado’ [Second archaeomusicological meeting of the Americas – ‘Sonourous art, landscapes and objects of the past’], 25-27 September 2019, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. See the scientific programme here.

26 Sep 2019. Ana María Alarcón Jiménez, Raquel Jiménez Pasalodos, Tommaso Mattioli and Margarita Díaz-Andreu. “Arte rupestre, música y esquizofonía: representaciones inter-disciplinares de las prácticas sonoras de los Yokuts (Valle de San Joaquín, California, EEUU).” Segundo Encuentro de Arqueomusicología de las Américas – ‘Artes, paisajes y objetos sonoros del pasado’ [Second archaeomusicological meeting of the Americas – ‘Sonourous art, landscapes and objects of the past’], 25-27 September 2019, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. See the scientific programme here.

9 Sep 2019. Margarita Díaz-Andreu, Angelo Farina, Enrico Armelloni, Laura Coltofean, Mathieu Picas and Tommaso Mattioli. “Acoustic effects at prehistoric landscapes: an archaeoacoustic analysis of rock art sites from Western Mediterranean”. 23rd International Congress on Acoustics (ICA), 9-13 September 2019, Aachen, Germany. See the scientific programme here.

9 Sep 2019. Angelo Farina, Margarita Díaz-Andreu, Enrico Armelloni, Mathieu Picas, Leslie Zubieta and Tommaso Mattioli. “Digitalizing the sounds of the past: the soundscapes of World Heritage rock art landscapes from Spain and Mexico”. 23rd International Congress on Acoustics (ICA), 9-13 September 2019, Aachen, Germany. See the scientific programme here.

5 Sep 2019. Doerte Weig, Raquel Jiménez Pasalodos and Tommaso Mattioli. “Echoes from the present, echoes from the past: Experiencing ancient soundscapes through ethnography and ethnohistory.” 25th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists, 4-7 September 2019, Bern, Switzerland. See the scientific programme here.

5 Sep 2019. Mathieu Picas, Ana María Alarcón Jiménez and Laura Coltofean. “Californian “Rock Music”: Ancient soundscapes from a transnational and multidisciplinary perspective.” 25th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists, 4-7 September 2019, Bern, Switzerland. See the scientific programme here.

7 Jun 2019. Tommaso Mattioli and Armando Gravina. “L’arte rupestre schematica post-paleolitica del promontorio del Gargano (Puglia, Italia)”. Invited talk. VII IAPP – Incontro Annuale di Preistoria e Protostoria – ‘Preistoria e protostoria in ambiente montano: scoperte e ricerca territoriale, tutela e valorizzazione’, Museo Nazionale della Montagna, Torino, Italy. Read more about the event here.

10-14 Apr 2019. Margarita Díaz-Andreu, María de la Luz Gutiérrez Martínez, Tommaso Mattioli, César Villalobos and Leslie Zubieta. “The soundscapes of Baja California: preliminary results of the Arroyo de San Pablo rock art canyon”. 84th SAA Annual Meeting, 10-14 April 2019, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. See the scientific programme here.

16 Jan 2019. Margarita Díaz-Andreu. “Sounds and The Sacred in Rock Art Soundscapes”, Bath Spa University. Her talk centred on the acoustics of landscapes, especially of those marked by past communities with prehistoric rock art as a way of providing them with a special meaning. Newton Park Campus (Commons 226). Read more about the event here and here.

22 Nov 2018. Tommaso Mattioli. “Art rupestre i paisatges sonors” (“Rock art and soundscapes”). Workshop ‘Rock art and neolithization’, Museu d’Arqueologia de Catalunya. See the scientific programme here

17 Nov 2018. Margarita Díaz-Andreu and Tommaso Mattioli. “The acoustics of rock art landscapes: new perspectives”. Conference “Arqueologia, Arqueoacústica e Neurociência: Que relação?” (Archaeology, Archaeoacoustics and Neuroscience – What is the connection?), National Museum of Archaeology, Lisbon.

Talks for the general public

30 Oct 2019. Margarita Díaz-Andreu. “Más allá del sonido – Una mirada alternativa desde la arqueoacústica a los mitos y creencias religiosas de las sociedades prehistóricas” [Beyond sound: The myths and religious beliefs of prehistoric societies from the perspective of archaeoacoustics”]. Conference series “Las ciencias suenan” [The sciences sound], organized by the Jakiunde Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters at the Museum of Navarre in Pamplona, Spain. Read more about the event here and here.