16th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Date: 23rd – 27th August, 2021

Host University: Nihon University College of Art (

Conference Organizer: Hiroshi Kawakami (Nihon University) and Masanobu Miura (Kunitachi College of Music)

Program Organizer: Noriyuki Takahashi (Aichi Prefectural University)


Important Dates (Tentative)

Call for paper: November 2019

Deadline of submission: August 2020

Notice of acceptance: December 2020

Deadline of abstract and full-paper: March 2021

Early registration deadline: March 2021

Conference: 23rd – 27th August, 2021

Official web page: in preparation (Caution: any webs presence with domain name “” is not the official web page)

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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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