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1. International Artistic Jazz Research Symposium

Events in this Series

Vienna, Austria, October 6-7, 2019, starting at 09:00

In partnership with

Institute for Jazz Research, University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Jam Music Lab Private University for Jazz and Popular Music Vienna

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Artistic research is an emerging branch of research in the arts, which operates in and through artistic practices. Jazz researchers have emphasized the need for an independent, international network to develop the field. This symposium inaugurates the network, provides opportunities for discussions and offers a range of presentations by experienced and emerging artist scholars on a variety of relevant themes and topics.

Location: Jam Music Lab Private University Vienna, Guglgasse 8, Gasometer B, 1110 Vienna

Convenor:  Michael Kahr

Presenters and panelists:

  • Patrick Avery (Royal College of Music)
  • Andrew Bain (Royal Birmingham Conservatoire)
  • Ben Bierman (City University of New York)
  • Petter Frost Fadnes (University of Stavanger)
  • Mike Fletcher (Birmingham City University)
  • Andrew Gander (University of Sydney)
  • Bruno Heinen (Trinity Laban Conservatoire)
  • Monika Herzig (Indiana University)
  • Kevin D Jones (Florida State University)
  • Jasna Jovicevic (Singidunum University)
  • Michael Kahr (Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Graz / Jam Music Lab Private University Vienna)
  • Visa-Pekka Oskari Mertanen (University of the Arts / Helsinki Sibelius Academy)
  • Emiliano Sampaio (University of Music and Performing Arts Graz)
  • Chris Stover (University of Oslo)
  • Ove Volquartz (Jazzfestival Göttingen)
  • Stephanie Vos (Stellenbosch University)
  • Terry Vosbein (Washington and Lee University)
  • Tom Williams (Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, Surrey)
  • Wolf-Georg Zaddach (Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt Weimar)
  • Per Zanussi (University of Stavanger)