Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming

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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!

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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Dangerous Mediations Oslo Book Launch poster
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"

Pamela Z (Photo: Donald Swearingen)
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

Florence, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Plut. 29.1, Folio 147r, dated ca. 1240.
Time and place: Mar. 4, 2019 1:15 PM2:30 PM, Scene, HumSam 1. floor, Georg Sverdrups hus

This is the event for everyone interested in medieval music and music history! The new book Polyphony in Paris, focuses on the history of medieval music in thirteenth-century Paris, the ways in which music was created and the contexts in which it was performed.

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2019 11:15 AM1:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

We would like to welcome you all to a lecture with one of the most experienced studio musicians in the world, guitarist Georg «Jojje» Wadenius. He has experience playing with Steely Dan, Donald Fagen, Made in Sweden, Blood, Sweat & Tears and more.

Time and place: Jan. 28, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

In this first Research Seminar of the year we'll be presenting our three new research projects: MASHEDMUSEC, and MIRAGE and our new postdocs and PhDs. 

Time: Nov. 12, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM
Time and place: Oct. 29, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

Join us for a research seminar featuring Aaron Allen (University of North Carolina at Greensboro), who will discuss the role of music in the environmental humanities. 

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

It is an honour to welcome Professor Kjell Skyllstad back to IMV on the event of his 90th birthday. Skyllstad will share his experiences and observations from an extensive and rich international academic career traversing musicology and cultural, political and social history across many countries. 

Time and place: Sep. 3, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Salen, ZEB

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. 

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Time and place: Aug. 29, 2018 11:00 AM3:00 PM, MCT Portal, ZEB, UiO / Studio Olavskvartalet, NTNU

The official opening of the new Music, Communication and Technology Master's programme.