Grieg Research School autumn course, November 2015, Bergen/Norway

The Grieg Research School of Interdisciplinary Music Studies invites you to take part in their autumn course 2015

The study of musical practices: Methods in practice-led research/research-led practice

at the Grieg Academy – Dept. of Music, University of Bergen, Norway

Dates: November 24th – 27th 2015

The course will feature keynote presentations from the fields of music therapy, musicology, artistic research and music education.   The keynote papers will focus on a range of relevant and thought provoking issues including case study as a method of socio-musical research, methods for understanding diverse musical creativities, historically informed performance as a method, the concept of practitioner knowledge across disciplines and the ethics of listening.

The two first days of the course will focus on candidate work. Candidates can participate and gain ECTS credits via written submissions and oral presentations that focus on their own project or related key texts.  All presentations receive feedback from both senior researchers and peers.

Invited speakers:

Dr. Pamela Burnard, University of Cambridge, UK

Dr. Nanette Nielsen, University of Oslo, Norway

Dr. Gary Ansdell, Nordoff Robbins, UK

Jostein Gundersen, University of Bergen, Norway

Practitioner Knowledge Research Program, University of Stavanger, Norway

Course fee for external candidates: NOK 3000,-.

For more information, see our website.

Online registration is now open until November 10th.

Contact us for questions and more information.

Best regards,

Olav Tveitane

Administrative coordinator

Grieg Research School in Interdisciplinary Music Studies

University of Bergen


+47 5558 6961