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Welcome to this semester's first Research Seminar. We would like to start the new semester with a small party where every member of staff can present their recent, current, and upcoming work.
Benjamin D. Piekut (Cornell University) will be giving a talk on "The Vernacular Avant-Garde."
The book launch will include a panel discussion on the topic:
‘Staging morality in the 1920s and 2020s: should opera be political?’
Panel speakers include: Peter Edwards (University of Oslo), Peter Franklin (University of Oxford), Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol), Astrid Kvalbein (NMH) and Aksel Tollåli (Oslo). The event is introduced and moderated by Hallgjerd Aksnes (University of Oslo).
Professor Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol) will give a seminar on academic writing and publishing.
Our Professor 2 Georgina Born will present on this Research Seminar.
Welcome to the first Research Seminar this year where we will have our most recent PhD candidates present their projects.
We are celebrating the launch of the book: A NIME Reader - Fifteen Years of New Interfaces for Musical Expression, co-edited by Alexander Refsum Jensenius.
A Seminar Co-Organized by the National Library (NB) and the Department of Musicology (IMV), University of Oslo. Keynote speaker Marion Leonard (Institute of Popular Music, University of Liverpool).
Tirsdag og onsdag fra 17:00 til 19:00 vil det være eksamenskonsert i samspill i Salen. Konserten er åpen for alle.
This Research Seminar will be dedicated to staff members sharing their experience with applying for external funding and hopefully inspiring and encouraging new applicants.
Visiting postdoc Alba Montes Sánchez (University of Copenhagen) will give a talk on the topic: Envy as a social emotion.
Prof. Chris Stover from the Arizona State University will give a guest lecture entitled "Eight Axioms for a Theory of Timeline Music."
The first Research Seminar of the semester will feature the launch of the new international anthology,The Routledge Research Companion to Popular Music and Gender (New York. Routledge, 2017), edited by Stan Hawkins and published this year.
Dr Luis-Manuel Garcia (University of Birmingham) and Dr Maria Witek (Aarhus University) will be guest presenters at Dance Music, Diverse Perspectives.
Prof. Ben Harbert from the Department of Performing Arts, Georgetown University (Washington DC), will present his research on music in Louisiana prisons on August 24, and participate in a free film-screening and public Q&A on August 21.
All are invited to a free public screening of Ben Harbert’s music documentary Follow Me Down: Portraits of Louisiana prison musicians (2012).
Welcome to the International Music Research Summer School, which will take place in Oslo June 2017. The event is a collaboration between Grieg Research School (Western Norway), the Norwegian Academy of Music and the University of Oslo, Dept. of Musicology.
Professor Jessica Wiskus (Duquesne University) will give a guest lecture on Rhythm and Retention: Thinking through Husserl’s Phenomenology of Time-Consciousness
The next Nordic Sounds meeting features a presentation from Astrid Kvalbein (Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Musicology, University of Oslo) on Fartein Valen's compositions titled "A Melancholic Modernist of the North?"
Dr. Björn Heile from the University og Glasgow will give a lecture based on his experiences as an expert member of the FRIHUMSAM panels in 2015 and 2016.
The Nordic Sounds research group aims to establish interfaculty and inter-departmental collaboration on issues dealing with music, sound, subjectivity, national and Nordic identity, culture, and social systems.
This seminar features presentations from two members of the group, who will discuss their current research projects. All welcome.
Is digital production killing the soul of music? Is Auto-Tune the nadir of creative expression?
Four of the best “brains” in the field of the cognitive neuroscience will gather in the Music and Brains workshop to show how current research is beginning to solve the mystery of our brain’s fascination with music. The seminar is open to all, but If you would like coffee/lunch - please use the Attendance Form to register by September 1st.