Regular meetings and other events


Time and place: Aug. 21, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Fuglen

Donald Trump called Rachmaninov an "enemy of music," Messiaen a "liar," Mozart a "phoney," and Bach "derivative." Should we care?

(Or, how do we do politics in music scholarship?)

Time and place: Aug. 23, 2018 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Salen, ZEB

Velkommen til konserten for å kickstarte dette nye semesteret!

 Ansatte, stipendiater, sang- og instrumentallærere opptrer.


Konserten er åpen for alle, velkommen!

Time and place: Sep. 17, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Salen. ZEB

We invite you to the presentation of the results from the two-day workshop that intends to explore how contemporary music can promote aesthetic diversity.

Guests: George Lewis and Rolf-Erik Nystrøm 

Time and place: Sep. 21, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Colonel Mustard

Genre matters. Or does it?

Time and place: Oct. 22, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Sentralen

What is the historical relationship between musicology and nationalism, and what should we do about it?

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Kulturhuset

What counts as evidence in experiment-driven music sciences?

Time and place: Dec. 12, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Oslo Mekaniske Verksted

What (if any) are the responsibilities of music studies beyond the field's self-preservation?

(E.g. animal rights, environmental issues, human rights, health & well-being, economics, knowledge, etc.)


Time and place: Nov. 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, ZEB Meeting Room 103
Time and place: June 1, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 106, ZEB-bygningen

The next Nordic Sounds Meeting will be an informal workshop where research group participants can come together and discuss critical themes and issues related to on-going research on music in the Nordic countries.

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. We will meet again in September.