The bottom of the photo is a close up of the rim of a marching snare drum. The rim of a second drum is visible behind the first. The hands and of someone wearing a grey hoodie and blue jeans are holding a set of drumsticks over the back drum. in fron of this person there are two more pairs of sticks being held over the line of drums though the holders are not visible.
2018 Conference, Call for submissions

Call for Submissions now Closed

Our call for submissions closed on 1st May. Thank you to everyone who submitted an abstract. We have been overwhelmed with the response to this call for contributions. The peer-review team have their work cut out for them!

Whilst you’re waiting for the final event programme to be determined, why not book your place at the event? We can assure you that, if you have an interest in music and/or disability studies, you’re not going to want to miss this event! Click here to book your place:

The cost of attending the event is as follows:

Day One (training event) 

Student/Unwaged: Free

Waged/Organisation: £20

Personal Assistant Ticket (if required): Free

Day Two (conference event) 

Student/Unwaged: £20

Waged/Organisation: £40

Personal Assistant Ticket (if required): Free

Both Days (training & conference) 

Student/Unwaged: £20

Waged/Organisation: £60

Personal Assistant Ticket (if required): Free

A travel bursary scheme will also be available for those with the greatest need (details of this will be announced shortly).

If you have any specific access requirements and are concerned about being able to access the event please do not hesitate to email our Accessibility Officer, Gillian Loomes, who will be happy to assist with any queries you may have. Please contact Gillian via email at or via Twitter Direct Messaging @LoomesGill.

We look forward to seeing you there!