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

 

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» Program

European Voices III - Abstracts (PDF)

» Impressions

1. Latvia - Drone song. Collective work in the fields (mp3)

2. Latvia - Song. Collective work in the fields (mp3)

3. Latvia Song dedicated to the Virgin Mary (mp3)

Current Project

Instrumentation and Instrumentalization of Sound
Local Multipart Music Cultures and Politics in Europe

The instrumentation of sound is an inseparable part of music making processes in traditional cultures. It has to do not simply with the combination possibilities of components within a musical ensemble, but a lot more with the formation and perception of a common sound familiar to a certain community.

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Instrumentation & Instrumentalisation of Sound