16th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition

Location: Sheffield, UK + Virtual

Date: 28-31 July, 2021

Host University: The University of Sheffield

Conference Organizer (main hub): Renee Timmers, Nicola Dibben, Mark Doffman 

Conference Organizer (Australia hub): Sandra Garrido, Jane Davidson


Important Dates (Tentative)

Notice of paper acceptance: February 2021

Early registration deadline: 01 May 2021

Conference: 28-31 July, 2021

Official web page: 

Questions: Please contact


Past conferences

Melbourne 2019: International Symposium on Performance Science
(in collaboration with the Australian Music and Psychology Society – AMPS) –

Brisbane 2017: “Musical Affects” –

Sydney 2015: “The Art and Science of Music” –

Melbourne 2013:

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