• E-mailJill.Halstead@uib.no
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    5020 Bergen

Grieg Research School in Interdisciplinary Music Studies

MUF101 / Musikk, kultur og samfunn (15 stp.)

MUTP104 / Musikkering (Musicking) (10 stp.)

MUTP302 / Musikkterapeutisk improvisasjon (15 stp.)

MUTP312 / Musikkterapeutisk forskingsmetode (15 stp.)

MUTP360 / Masteroppgåve i musikkterapi (60 stp.).

  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2006. Ruth Gipps: Nationalism, Anti Modernism and Difference in English Music. Ashgate. 186 pages. ISBN: 0754601781.
  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 1997. The Woman Composer: Creativity and the Gendered Politics of Musical Composition. Ashgate. 286 pages. ISBN: 1859281834.
Journal articles
  • Sivertsen, Sveinung Sundfør; Halstead, Jill; Slaattelid, Rasmus Tore. 2018. Moral Tuning: A cross-disciplinary study of musical metaphors in Adam Smith’s Theory of Moral Sentiments, and what they tell us about individual moral autonomy. Metaphilosophy. 49: 435-458. doi: 10.1111/meta.12319
  • Ben-Horin, Oded; Chappell, Kerry; Halstead, Jill; Espeland, Magne. 2017. Designing creative inter-disciplinary science and art interventions in schools: The case of Write a Science Opera (WASO). Cogent Education. 4:1376926: 1-20. Published 2017-09-08. doi: 10.1080/2331186X.2017.1376926
  • Halstead, Jill; Rolvsjord, Randi. 2015. The gendering of musical instruments: what is it? Why does it matter to music therapy? Nordic journal of music therapy. 26: 3-24. doi: 10.1080/08098131.2015.1088057
  • Rolvsjord, Randi; Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2013. A woman's voice: The politics of gender identity in music therapy and everyday life. The Arts in Psychotherapy. 40: 420-427. doi: 10.1016/j.aip.2013.05.015
  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2005. The Night Mrs Baker Made History’: Conducting, Display and the Interruption of Masculinity”. Women - A Cultural Review. 232-225.
Book sections
  • Rolvsjord, Randi; Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2020. Body politics and the performance of gender in music therapy. In:
    • Hogan, Susan. 2019. Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies: Inscribed on the Body. Routledge. 230 pages. ISBN: 9781138477148.
  • Rolvsjord, Randi; Halstead, Jill. 2019. Body politics and the performance of gender in music therapy. Chapter, pages 53-68. In:
    • Hogan, Susan. 2019. Gender and Difference in the Arts Therapies: Inscribed on the Body. Routledge. 230 pages. ISBN: 9781138477148.
  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2013. "It just makes you feel really good" : A narrative and reflection on the affordances of musical fandom across a life course. -, pages 75-94. In:
    • Bonde, Lars Ole; Ruud, Even; Skånland, Marie Strand; Trondalen, Gro. 2013. Musical Life Stories. Narratives on Health Muscking. ISBN: 978-82-7853-081-8.
Artistic production
  • Halstead, Jill. 2018. Ive Lost You Only To Discover I Have Gone Missing.
  • Halstead, Jill. 2017. Embodied Signatures: A short film exploring "What moves us?".
  • Halstead, Jill. 2017. I Can't Find Myself (3 Minute Edit).
  • Halstead, Jill. 2017. Ive Lost You Only to Discover I Have Gone Missing. Original composition for 4 dancers: Performances May, November and December 2017.
  • Halstead, Jill. 2015. I Can´t Find Myself: A short film capturing the experience of Dementia through Dance Theatre and Music.
  • Hjornevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2014. Remix.repeat.reinvent: Original multi-media project, performed at Pure Gold Music Festival.
  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2013. Becoming Bodies: A 37 minute screen dance ScienceArt collaboration.
  • Hjørnevik, Jill Diana Halstead. 2012. Your Story Calls Me: A 15 minute film and photographic exhibition featuring ten autobiographical performances of loss and grief.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Socially Engaged Arts (SEA) 2017-2018. Funded by strategiske forskningsmidler KMD faculty, UIB.

This project aims to explore the meeting points and divergences of a range of art forms and practices which engage with social and political imperatives through collaborative, participatory and inclusive ways of working.  

Shared Moments.  2017-2018 

The quality of the relationship as outcome predictor in music therapy with children with autism spectrum disorder


Embodiment, Movement, Sound  2016-2019

New Monograph to be submitted to Music and Change: Ecological Perspectives book series published by Routledge.