2013 >> Internationales Symposium European Voices III

 

International Symposium                          

 
EUROPEAN VOICES III
 
The Instrumentation and Instrumentalization of Sound
Local Multipart Music Cultures and Politics in Europe

In commemoration of Gerlinde Haid
 
Vienna, April 26 – 28, 2013
University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

 
 
Organized by
Institut für Volksmusikforschung und Ethnomusikologie
Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien


Registration Symposium: krammer@mdw.ac.at
                                                    Tel. (+43-1) 711 55 4201


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PROGRAMME             -2013-European Voices III-Programme.pdf
 
FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2013
Sound and Community
 
Venue: Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn-Saal

 

 
9:00 - 9:30 Opening Ceremony
Welcome Addresses:
Andrea Kleibel, Vice Rector for International and Public Relations
Ursula Hemetek, Director of the Institut für Volksmusikforschung und Ethnomusikologie
Introduction to the project: Ardian Ahmedaja
 
09:30 - 11:00 Chair: Ursula Hemetek (Austria)
Keynote Address:    Philip Bohlman (USA)
“But Glorious It Was” –
The Pilgrim’s Progress and the Musical Instrumentation of the Heavenly Host
 
 
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee and Tea Break
 
 
Session I. Chair: Ardian Ahmedaja (Austria)
11:30 - 12:15        Thomas Nußbaumer (Austria)
The role of multipart music and sounds in Gerlinde Haid's conception of “Musica Alpina”
 
12:15 - 13:00       Ian Russell (UK)
The Performance Roles and Dynamics of a Christmas Carolling Tradition in the English Pennines
 
 
13:00 - 14:30
Lunch Break
 
 
Session II. Chair: Gerda Lechleitner (Austria)
14:30 - 15:15         Enrique Cámara de Landa (Spain)
Polyphonic arrangements for a monodic tradition: rituals and musical creativity in Soria today.
 
15:15 - 16:00        Susanne Ziegler (Germany)
Georgian polyphonic songs recorded in German prison camps 1916-1918 –
Examples of a shared musical tradition or haphazard polyphony?
 
 
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee and Tea Break
 
 
Session III. Chair: Regine Allgayer-Kaufmann (Austria)
16:30 - 17:15         Jean-Jacques Castéret (France)
At the bottom of the ethnomusicologist’s bin:
Multipart singing and self-presentation strategies.
 
17:15 - 18:00         Ignazio Macchiarella (Italy)
It is a matter of amalgam. Constructions of sound images in multipart singing practices.
 
 
20:00 CONCERT
I sang a sonorous song at the edge of a sonorous forest
Folk and religious songs from Latvia

Venue: Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien, Haydn-Saal.
Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1, 1030 Wien
No entrance fee.
Registration Concert: krammer@mdw.ac.at
                                           Tel. (+43-1) 711 55 4201
 
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SATURDAY, April 27, 2013
Performance as Instrumentation
 
Venue: Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn-Saal

 
Session IV. Chair: Ulrich Morgenstern (Austria)
09:00 – 09:45         Žanna Pärtlas (Estonia)
The tuning and manner of singing as social markers in Seto multipart songs
 
09:45 – 10:30         Daiva Račiūnaitė-Vyčinienė (Lithuania)
Sound instrumentation in Lithuanian multipart music practice:
the relationship between the individual and the collective in music making processes.
 
 
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee and Tea Break
 
 
Session V. Chair: Enrique Cámara de Landa (Spain)
11:00 – 11:45        Anda Beitāne (Latvia)
The sound of Medņeva: local multipart singing practice
as an instrument of identity in north-eastern Latvia.
 
11:45 – 12:30       Rudolf Pietsch (Austria)
Sound aspects caused by the formation of intentional and
accidental multipartite instrumental music depicted by selected examples

 
 
12:30 - 14:30 Lunch Break
 
 
Session VI. Chair: Ian Russell (UK)
14:30 - 15:15          Lujza Tari (Hungary)
Multipart musical phenomena in Hungarian folk music
 
15:15 - 16:00         Speranţa Rădulescu (Romania)
I hear the drum, but I can’t see it!
The main accompanying instrument and its emblematic sound
 
 
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee and Tea Break
 
 
16:30 – 18:00 Chair:   Ignazio Macchiarella (Italy)
FILM PRESENTATION and DISCUSSION
The life of the song by Paolo Vinati (Italy)
 
 
Free evening
 
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SUNDAY, April 28, 2013
Tradition, Revival, Practice
 
Venue: Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn-Saal

 

Session VII. Chair: Žanna Pärtlas (Estonia)
09:00 - 09:45           Bernard Garaj (Slovakia)
Towards the instrumentation of sound in a band consisting of
string instruments and bagpipes
 
09:45 - 10:30          Ulrich Morgenstern (Austria)
Instrumentation and texture in European Folk Music revivals.
Sonic ideals, social settings, historical imaginations.
 
 
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee and Tea Break
 
 
11:00 - 12:30 Chair: Philip Bohlman (USA)
Keynote Address:   Walter Deutsch (Austria)
Traditionelle Mehrstimmigkeitsformen in Österreich
(Traditional forms of multipart music in Austria)
 

12:30 - 14:00 Closing Ceremony and Birthday Celebration for Walter Deutsch