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Agenda

2017

October

18th-20th of October 2017
Concert and lecture by Deniz Peters on the Artistic Research Forum (NARP) in Fredrikstad

Deniz Peters performs the opening concert for the Northern Artistic Research Programme (NARP), Fredrikstad, October 18-20th, in the "Black Box" of the Norwegian Theatre Academy on October 18th in a duo with Simon Rose. On the following day, on October 19th he holds a lecture recital on the content and outcomes of his artistic research project Emotional Improvisation FWF/PEEK:AR188..

Alumnus Dr. art. Gerriet K. Sharma:
Guest Professorship at the Electronic Music Studio at TU Berlin

Gerriet K. Sharma has been invited for the Edgar Varèse guest professorship at the Electronic Music Studio at TU Berlin by a panel of the TU, UdK, RBB and DAAD. He will theoretically as well as practically impart the topic of his doctoral thesis "Composing with Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Computer Music" and pursue a wide program of concerts and lectures..

September

14th of September 2017
Best practice presentation by Deniz Peters on the "Art and Research Funding" Network Meeting of SAR and FWF, University of Applied Arts Vienna

Deniz Peters has been invited by the Society of Artistic Research to present his artistic research project Emotional Improvisation as a Best Practice example on September 14, 2017 on the "Art and Research Funding" Network meeting of SAR and FWF, taking place on September 14-15 at the University of Applied Arts Vienna.

May

30th of May 2017
Joel Diegert - Exploring the Extended Saxophone
New works for Saxophone and Live Electronics

Doctoral candidate Joel Diegert presents new pieces for saxophone and live-electronics which were developed in collaboration with composer & doctoral candidate Artemis Gioti and composer Adriàn Artacho Bueno
7 p.m, CUBE, IEM, Inffeldgasse 10/3, Graz.

2nd-29th of May 2017
May-Residencies at the Artistic Doctoral School Graz

The Artistic Doctoral School is holding a research-residency for the doctoral candidates. Program of the May-Residencies 2017.

29th of May 2017
Signale Soirée at the CUBE, IEM

Doctoral candidate Susanne Fröhlich is participating in an artistic-academic dialogue with Constantinos Miltiades (Institute of Architecture and Media, TU Graz) at 6 p.m. at the CUBE, IEM, Inffeldgasse 10/3, Graz.

23th of May 2017
Concert at the esc Medien Kunst Labor, Graz

The doctoral candidates Joel Diegert, Roxanne Dykstra and Susanne Fröhlich are collaborating for a concert and a discussion. 7 p.m., esc Medien Kunst Labor, Bürgergasse 5, Graz. In Concert: Artistic Research in Practice.

15th of May 2017
Series: "Focus on Artistic Research", Artistic Doctoral School Graz

Jonathan Impett (Orpheus Institute, Ghent) is holding a guest-lecture with the title "Artistic Research and the Contemporary Musician" at 7 p.m. in the concert-hall E 10, Reiterkaserne, Leonhardstraße 82-84, Graz.

19th of May 2017
Series: "Focus on Artistic Research", Artistic Doctoral School Graz / Institute for Music-Aesthetics.

David Horne (Manchester) is holding a guest-lecture with the title "The Nature of Instruments as a Paradigm for Artistic Research" at 2 p.m. at the Palais Meran, EG 24, Leonhardstraße 15, Graz.

April

27th of April 2017
FWF-Roadshow, Graz

Dr. Deniz Peters is presenting his artistic research project "Emotional Improvisation"(FWF:AR188) at one of eight SpeedTalks at the FWF-Roadshow 2017.

March

16th-17th of March 2017
Festival and Symposium Interference#4, Malmö (SWE)

Dr. Deniz Peters is giving a concert on the 16th of March and a lecture about the results of his artistic research on the 17th, as well as teaching a seminar for doctoral candidates on the 17th at the 4th Interference-Festival at the InterArts Centre Malmö.

13th of March 2017
Museum Piano Gallery and Royal Academy of Music London

Lecture recital (Museum Piano Gallery, 3:30 pm) and masterclass (Royal Academy of Music, 6-9 pm) about the 'Romantic Flute' by candidate Dorothea Seel.

February

22nd of February 2017
Orpeheus Doctoral Conference: Traditions - Transitions, Orpheus Institut, Ghent (BEL)

Doctoral Candidate Roxanne Dykstra is giving a talk with the title: "Transitions in Transcriptions: To Transcribe and/as to Interpret".

January

27-29th of January 2017
Exploratorium Berlin, Symposium 'Empathie und das musikalische Gegenüber in der Improvisation

Dr. Deniz Peters presents his artistic research at the second symposium about "Empathy and the musical counterpart in improvisation" (Exploratorium Berlin January 27-29 2017) in the key note 'Musical Empathy'. A public concert (lecture-performance with discussion) with a trio consisting of Deniz Peters, Bennett Hogg and Sabine Vogel preceeds the symposium on January 27 at 8 pm.


Archiv: 2016

Dezember

14th of December 2016
Masterclass 'Romantic Flute'

within Dorothea Seel's course, "Performance Practice of the Flute in the 19th century“, Mozarteum Salzburg in cooperation with the Tyrolean State Museum, Ferdinandeum.

7-11th of Dezember

Kunstuniversität Graz, Festival und Symposium 'Blockflöte 20/21'

Doctoral candidate Susanne Fröhlich delivers a talk about her recent research concerning the recorder "Helder-Tenor" (9th December 2016, 10:00 am) and is also supervising a workshop.

November

Upcoming article from Deniz Peters

The text "Six Propositions on Artistic Research" will shortly be published by Robert Burke and Andrys Onsman in their edited volume Perspectives of Artistic Research in Music (Lexington Books). Frans de Ruiter (Universität Leiden) has reviewed the book and writes: “This book enters the core of artistic research [...]. Artistic research is explained from within experimentation, exploration and discovery, unraveling intentions, processes, outcomes and dissemination of research in and through musical practice. It asks the difficult but necessary questions[…]. It is a must for any artist/researcher.”

17th of November 2016
TH Köln (DE), Karl Schüssler-Saal, Campus Deutz

Performance of alumnus Gerriet K. Sharma's sound installation 'mirage'.

15-17th of November 2016
Norwegian Academy of Music (N), Symposium 'Unfolding the Process II - Artistic Research in Evolution'

Alumnus Valentin Gloor presents a guest lecture at the symposium at the Arne Nordheim Centre for Artistic Research (NordART), Oslo.

October

6-9th of October 2016
ARTikulationen, festival and symposium at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.

ARTikulationen is the annual symposium and festival of the artistic doctoral school; please follow the link above for more information.

28th of October - 1st of November 2016
International Masterclass 'Baroque&Classical', Stift Stams

Baroque-Soloists Munich, Conductor: Dorothea Seel.

July

14th of July 2016
Bath Spa University (GB), 'Performance Studies Network Conference'

Doctoral candidate Susanne Fröhlich delivers a talk about her research at the 'Performance Studies Network Conference' of Bath Spa University (UK).
Title of her talk: "The recorder in the 21st century"

June

Sunday, 5th of June 2016
45th Symposium of the Voice Foundation, Philadelphia (US)

Alumnus Alexander Mayr delivers a talk with the title 'Investigating the Voce Faringea: Physiological and Acoustic Characteristics of the Bel Canto Tenor’s Forgotten Singing Practice' at the 45th annual symposium of the Voice Foundation in Philadelphia (June 1st-5th 2016).

Monday, 6th of June 2016, 15.30-17.45 hrs
Kunstuniversität Graz, Reiterkaserne, Leonhardstrasse 82-84/I, A-8010 Graz

Internal event for our doctoral candidates: Seminar on the topic "Project planning, designing research methods and writing practice in artistic-academic research " (Lecturer Dr. Barbara Lüneburg).

Tuesday, 7th of June 2016, 19.30 hrs
Open Cube, IEM of the University of Music and Performing Arts, Graz, Inffeldgasse 10/III, 8010 Graz

Doctoral candidate Joel Diegert delivers a talk about his research on "Music for Saxophone and interactive Live Electronics" and performs music by Germán Toro-Perez, Naoki Sakata, Takuto Fukada, Adrián Artacho and Joel Diegert.

Friday, 17th of June 2016, 20 hrs
New York Electroacoustic Music Festival 2016, Abrons Arts Centre, Upper Eastside, New York, USA

Doctoral candidate Gerriet Sharma performs his composition grrawe, which is part of his artistic research for his doctoral thesis.

"Weil die Dinge im Fluss bleiben müssen..." by doctoral candidate Hannes Dufek, Ensemble Platypus



Archiv: 2016

May

Monday, 9th of May 2016, 15.30-17.45 hrs
Monday, 23rd of May, 15.30-17.45 hrs
Kunstuniversität Graz, Reiterkaserne, Leonhardstrasse 82-84/I, A-8010 Graz

Internal event for our doctoral candidates: Seminar on the topic "Project planning, designing research methods and writing practice in artistic-academic research " (Lecturer Dr. Barbara Lüneburg).

April

Thursday, 22nd of April 2016, 10.30-12.00 hrs
Mumuth, KUG, Graz, nationwide "Long Night of Research"

Doctoral candidates Susanne Fröhlich, Antanina Kalechyts, Gerriet Sharma and Dorothea Seel present posters of their research.
Dr. Barbara Lüneburg, senior scientist of the artistic doctoral school presents the interactive audiovisual installation "Read me" and a poster in the framework of her artistic research project "TransCoding- From 'Highbrow Art to Participatory Culture".

Wednesday, 13th of April 2016, 10.30-12.00 hrs
Palais Meran, Kleiner Saal, KUG, Graz, Institute 15 - Early Music and Performance Practice

Doctoral candidate Susanne Fröhlich delivers a talk about her recent research concerning the recorder 'Helder-Tenor'.

Monday, 11th of April 2016, 15.30-17.45 hrs
Monday, 25th of April 2016, 15.30-17.45 hrs
Kunstuniversität Graz, Reiterkaserne, Leonhardstrasse 82-84/I, A-8010 Graz

Internal event for our doctoral candidates: Seminar on the topic "Project planning, designing research methods and writing practice in artistic-academic research " (Lecturer Dr. Barbara Lüneburg).

March

We congratulate doctoral candidate Ricardo Eizirik for having won the 2nd prize at the 61. Kompositionspreis der Stadt Stuttgart/Deutschland. He was awarded for his composition "junkyard piece I".

Saturday, 12th of March 2016, 11.30-12.30 hrs
Mozarteum Salzburg (A), Conference 'European New Music Festivals as Agorai'

Dr. Barbara Lüneburg, senior scientist of the artistic doctoral school, delivers a lecture-recital on her research regarding collaborations between performers and festival promoters at the conference 'European New Music Festivals as Agorai' in Salzburg.
Title of her lecture-recital: "The Artist-Promoter Relationship-necessary evil or creative potential?"

February

Wednesday, 24/25th of February 2016
Orpheus Institute, Ghent (Belgien), ORCiM Seminar 2016 'Performance, Subjectivity and Experimentation in Artistic Research'

Dr. Deniz Peters, senior scientist of the artistic doctoral school, is keynote-speaker at the ORCiM Seminar 2016 'Performance, Subjectivity and Experimentation in Artistic Research'.
Title of his presentation: "Out of the Self – Into the Musical Other: Improvisation as an Artistic Inquiry into Subjectivity, Empathy, and Instrumentality". Peters' presentation is followed by a concert of his with Bennett Hogg and Sabine Vogel, and a duo improvisation with Stevie Wishart.

January

Sunday, 31st ofJanuary 2016 | 03:00 pm
Rokokotheater Schwetzingen

Doctoral candidate Terry Wey appears as 'Jarba' in the opera DIDONE ABBANDONATA by L.Vinci/G.F.Händel, conductor: Wolfgang Katschner, director: Yona Kim, Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg.
Please consult also Terry Wey's personal website for his ungoing agenda

24th of January 2016 | 05.00 pm
Ultraschall Festival, Berlin (Germany)

Violinist and senior scientist of the artistic doctoral school, Barbara Lüneburg, presents her new composition "Slices of Life-The Shirt" as part of her solo recital at the Ultraschall Festival, Berlin. The composition is part of her artistic research project "Transcoding–From 'Highbrow Art" to Participatory Culture"

14th to 16 of January 2016
Kunstuniversität Graz, Reiterkaserne, Leonhardstrasse 82-84/I, A-8010 Graz

Internal event for our doctoral candidates: Seminar on "Artistic Research in Theory and Practice" (lecturers: Dr. Jens Badura and Dr. Deniz Peters).

11th of January 2016
Atlászo Háng Festival Budapest (HU)

Ensemble Platypus performs a new work by doctoral candidate Hannes Dufek at the Atlászo Háng Festival Budapest, FUGA, Petőfi Sándor utca 5,H-1052 Budapest

Archiv: 2015

November

13.-15th of November 2015
UDK, Berlin, Germany, 'Artistic Needs & Institutional Desires'

The management team of the artistic doctoral school, represented by Prof. Dr. Ulf Bästlein, Dr. Barbara Lüneburg and Dr. Deniz Peters, participated in the symposium „Artistic Needs & Institutional Desires“ of the UdK in Berlin. From 13.-15.11.2015 topics of "artistic research" were investigated in round table discussions.

13.11., 20.30-21.00Uhr, "Composing with Sculptural Sound Phenomena in Computer Music- Towards a shared perceptual Space"
As part of the symposium, doctoral candidate Gerriet Sharma presents results of his research in form of a lecture recital.

October

09./10. October 2015
Forum Dr.artium 2015: A Symposium on the topic of Artistic Research
, Ira-Malaniuk-Saal, Reiterkaserne, Graz

Program:

Keyspeakers Prof. Dr. Elmar Budde, Dr. Barbara Lüneburg and Dr. Deniz Peters speak on the topics of "Art and Science - a Historical Survey", "Künstlerische Forschung in einer persönlichen Künstlerbiographie" und "Thesen zur künstlerischen Forschung".

The following doctoral candidates presented their research in the form of lecture recitals:

In his viva voce, Orestis Toufektsis successfully defended his doctoral thesis "Die Gestaltung formaler Strukturen im Kompositionsprozess" ["The shaping of formal structures in the compositional process"] and was awarded the title of Dr. artium.

September

11th of September 2015
CD-Release Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach 'Sonatas for flute and Hammer piano', (label Hänssler DDD)

Doctoral candidate Dorothea Seel (travers flute) and Christoph Hammer (Hammer piano) release Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788), sonatas for flute and Hammer piano Wq.83-87,123-134.