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Time and place: Oct. 11, 2019 9:30 AM3:30 PM, Salen, ZEB

A Study Day for postgraduates is organised by IMV's Nordic Music Research, Nordic Sounds.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2019 9:15 AM11:00 AM, ZEB

Bendik Hofseth, one of Norway's leading jazz musicians and teachers, will be guest lecture on the course MUS4661 (Nordic Music History, Genres, and Identities). The title of his lecture is: Nordic Jazz: Interplay as Methodology. All welcome!

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2018 9:15 AM11:00 AM, Seminar room 2

The distinguished scholar, professor John Richardson, will be holding a guest lecture on 26 September. The lecture’s title is: The Politics of New Aesthetic Categories in Nordic Pop Performances. Everyone is invited to attend.

Time and place: Sep. 19, 2018 12:00 PMSep. 20, 2018 12:00 PM, Örebro University

The Nordic Sounds seminar, "Making and Unmaking Myths: Popular Music in the Nordic Region Today", is held at Örebro University, September 19th-20th, 2018.

Time and place: June 3, 2018 10:00 AM4:00 PM, Office for Contemporary Art Norway Nedre gate 7, 0551 Oslo

The Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA) is pleased to invite members of the Nordic Sounds network to a Symposium on Sámi arts, sounds, music, environment, and politics, which concludes the programme of off-site and discursive events accompanying the current exhibition 'Let the River Flow. The Sovereign Will and the Making of a New Worldliness'.

Time and place: Feb. 15, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Møterom 103, ZEB

Welcome to the first Nordic Sounds meeting of the new semester! Professor Hallgjerd Aksnes will give a presentation with the title "Geirr Tveitt and the Teutonic Plague: The History of Effect of Baldur’s Dreams".

Time and place: Nov. 1, 2017 1:15 PM3:00 PM, 103, ZEB-bygningen

Jonathan Aagaard and Marcus Sellevold Bøe will present work in progress on Right extremism in Norwegian Black metal and Resistance in Nordic Underground Metal Scenes. Professor Stan Hawkins will lead the workshop.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 9:30 AM4:30 PM, ZEB-bygningen

A Study Day co-hosted by IASPM Norden & Nordic Sounds 

All are invited to the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM Norden) Study Day at the Department of Musicology, University of Oslo on September 14 2017.

The theme of the day is the study of popular music in the Nordic countries. Professor Stan Hawkins will introduce the event, which is co- hosted by our department’s Nordic Sounds: Critical Music Research Group.

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2017 2:15 PM4:00 PM, 103, ZEB Building

The next Nordic Sounds meeting features visiting guests Professor Fabian Holt (Humbolt-Universität zu Berlin) & Professor Tina K. Ramnarine (Royal Holloway University of London), who discuss their chapters in The Oxford Handbook of Popular Music in the Nordic Countries (forthcoming).  

Time and place: June 1, 2017 1:00 PM3:00 PM, 106, ZEB

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

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

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2017 1:15 PM3:00 PM, 103, ZEB Bygningen

The next Nordic Sounds meeting features a presentation from Astrid Kvalbein (Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Musicology, University of Oslo) 

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2017 4:30 PM7:00 PM, Deichmanske bibliotek, Musikkavdelingen

As part of the international conference “Global Challenges – Nordic Experiences” happening in Oslo 20-21 March 2017, Deichman will host an event with presentations by music researchers Stéphane Aubinet and Tore Størvold from The University of Oslo and Nina Nielsen from the Norwegian Academy of Music, followed by a live performance by Torgeir Vassvik.   

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 1:00 PM3:00 PM, 106, ZEB

The Nordic Sounds research group aims to establish interfaculty and inter-departmental collaboration on issues dealing with music, sound, subjectivity, national and Nordic identity, culture, and social systems. 

This seminar features presentations from two members of the group, who will discuss their current research projects.  All welcome.

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2016 10:30 AM12:00 PM, ZEB, meeting room 103
IMV and UiO:Norden Ongoing Nordic projects and current and past research will be presented by the group.