Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming

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Time and place: Oct. 19, 2020 2:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

We would like to invite you all to the Research Seminar with special guest Paul Rekret that will be talking about The Streaming Platform and Cultural Form

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Time and place: Nov. 2, 2020 2:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB or virtually

We would like to welcome you all to a seminar with Dr. Arnar Eggert Thoroddsen who will give the talk: Music-making in a Northern Isle: Iceland and the “village” factor

Time and place: Mar. 15, 2021 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

Program and topic TBA

Time and place: Apr. 19, 2021 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

Program and topic TBA

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Time and place: May 25, 2020 2:15 PM3:00 PM, Zoom

When performing within a touristic idiom, Surinamese Maroon folkloric groups face a conundrum—how and to what degree can they satisfy touristic appetites for the foreign and exotic, while promoting realistic self-images that validate their own experiences and cultural practices?

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Time and place: Mar. 23, 2020 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

This event has been cancelled to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). We would like to welcome you all to a seminar with Dr. Arnar Eggert Thoroddsen who will give the talk: Music-making in a Northern Isle: Iceland and the “village” factor

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Time and place: Jan. 22, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

Hvordan tenker en utøvende musiker om det å improvisere? Reiersrud har spilt med internasjonalt anerkjente musikere fra han var tenåring, og som musiker har han søkt forankring i alt fra blues til salmer, norske folketoner og afrikansk musikk.

Åpent for interesserte (samtalen er på norsk).

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Time and place: Jan. 22, 2020 9:30 AM4:45 PM, Møterom 338, ZEB

Prosjektet MUSEC er glade over å kunne samle så mange til et seminar dedikert til samspillet mellom musikk og medier i den digitale tiden. Dette er en anledning til å utvikle dette fagområdet generelt, samtidig som vi har det konkrete målet å utgi et spesialnummer i Norsk medietidsskrift.

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Time and place: Nov. 25, 2019 3:15 PM4:15 PM, Ground floor, Humanities and Social Sciences Library in Georg Sverdrups hus

Music is seen as the most immaterial of the arts, and recorded music as a progress of dematerialization—an evolution from physical discs to invisible digits. In Decomposed, Kyle Devine offers another perspective.

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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

Jocelyne Guilbault (University of California, Berkeley) will be visiting us giving a talk on Party Music, Affect, and the Politics of Modernity. All welcome!

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Time and place: Oct. 28, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen. ZEB
Join us for the launch of Dangerous Mediations (Bloomsbury 2019), a book that examines the intersection of prison, pop music, and YouTube in the infamous 'Dancing Inmates' of Cebu Provincial Rehabilitation and Detention Centre, Philippines. Special guests Holly Rogers (Reader in Music, Goldsmiths University of London), and roundtable discussion with Holly, Nanette Nielsen (RITMO), Ellis Jones (RITMO), and Áine Mangaoang (Dept. of Musicology).
Time and place: Sep. 9, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

The first Research Seminar of the semester is dedicated to our new staff members and getting to know them and their research

Dag Langfoss-Håland
Time and place: Sep. 5, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, MCT Portal, ZEB

Dag Langfoss-Håland will talk about his experience in music technology entrepreneurship, his startup company Soundio, the innovative Vibble App, and future plans.

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Time and place: Sep. 3, 2019 11:15 AM1:00 PM, Seminar room 1 (first floor)

We welcome you all to a lecture with Hallvard T. Bjørgum, one of Norway’s most legendary Harding fiddle players. In dialogue with professor Hans Weisethaunet, he will discuss the ‘the roots’ and ‘routes’ of Scandinavian music, the instrument, it’s origins, and connections to rock ’n’ roll and ’roots’ music. Be prepared to hear him demonstrate several famous Harding fiddle instruments.

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Time and place: Aug. 30, 2019 1:00 PM2:00 PM, MCT Portal

We would like to invite you all to Dr. Maria Castellanos Vicente's presentation in the MCT Portal.

Pedro Pestana
Time and place: Apr. 9, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Pedro Pestana on music technology and emergent audio technologies.

Ole Nieling
Time and place: Apr. 8, 2019 11:15 AM1:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Ole Nieling: "OLME: Brainwashing Future Generations - How Sonic Exploration impacts cultural & humanistic traits"

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Time and place: Apr. 4, 2019 3:00 PM4:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture-demonstration by Pamela Z on voice, processing, gesture control, and interaction with video

Edo Fouilloux
Time and place: Apr. 2, 2019 10:15 AM12:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Edo Fouilloux on sonification, including sound design, interface implementation and perceptual analysis.

Time and place: Apr. 1, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen. ZEB

We would like to invite you all to the open lecture with bassist Arild Andersen.

Thomas Hermann (Bielefeld)
Time and place: Mar. 29, 2019 10:15 AM12:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Thomas Hermann (Bielefeld) on sonification, including sound design, interface implementation and perceptual analysis.

Daniel Formo (NTNU)
Time and place: Mar. 28, 2019 10:15 AM12:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Daniel Formo (NTNU) on sonification, including sound design, interface implementation and perceptual analysis.

Leif Arne Rønningen (NTNU)
Time and place: Mar. 27, 2019 10:15 AM12:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Leif Arne Rønningen (NTNU) on sonification, including sound design, interface implementation and perceptual analysis.

Øyvind Brandtsegg (NTNU)
Time and place: Mar. 26, 2019 10:15 AM12:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB 129

A lecture by Øyvind Brandtsegg (NTNU) on sonification, including sound design, interface implementation and perceptual analysis.

Time and place: Mar. 18, 2019 11:00 AM12:45 PM, Forsamlingssalen, Harald Schjelderups hus

We would like to invite you all to celebrate the launch of Postdoctoral Fellow Simon Høffding's new monograph A Phenomenology of Musical Absorption