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Prof. Tim Ingold confirmed for GRS International Summer School 2022

We are proud to announce that Professor Timothy Ingold, University of Aberdeen, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker during our GRS International Summer School 2022.

Link to Tim Ingold's webpage

We are delighted to announce the GRS Autumn Course 2021 which will run from November 30th-December 2nd 2021. The event is organized by the Grieg Research School in Interdisciplinary Music Studies and will be hosted by University of Stavanger.

Music: what’s it good for? Exploring the function of music in societal and cultural contexts

This GRS research course will explore themes linked to correlations, connections, values and conflicts related to the function of music in society, we ask why we need music in our lives: what’s it good for?   We invite PhD candidates and researchers, practitioners, activists, politicians to join the debate. Invited speakers will represent a range of perspectives including musicians, those working in music and arts initiatives, cultural organisations and the academy. 

Confirmed Invited Speakers

Dr Corey Mwamba Jazz Musician, Researcher, Arts Advocate, UK

Dr Sarah Raine Research Fellow, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick, Ireland

Dr Claire Ghetti, Associate Professor, Grieg Academy, University of Bergen

Prof. George McKay,  University of East Anglia, UK