Previous events

Migrating Gestures

ORCiM Study Day with Bertha Bermudez and Frédéric Bevilacqua

9 and 10 February 2015

This study day is concerned with the moment of translation between gesture and notation. We are particularly interested in how the development of notation in contemporary dance may map onto a gesture-based  understanding of music.

Performance Analysis: the Evolution of an Aria

ORCiM Study Day with Robert Hill

Thursday 29 January 2015

Renowned harpsichordist and practice-based researcher Robert Hill will discuss his approach to analyzing flow and effectivity in performance, specifically focusing on the Aria from the Golberg Variations. Other presentations will include a briefing about the Music Experiment 21 project with Paulo de Assis as principal investigator and research towards an improvisatory methodology by Bobby Mitchell.  Participants are welcome to listen and participate actively through questioning and discussion.

The Diagram

ORCiM Study Day with Kamini Vellodi and Christoph Brunner

16 and 17 December 2014

The Study Day examines Deleuze and Guattari's concept of diagram in Artistic Research from the point of view of De Landa's Assemblage Theory (Paulo De Assis), Schiller's Aesthetic Education (Kamini Vellodi), Wittgenstein's Picture Theory (Paolo Giudici) and Manning and Massumi's Texture (Christoph Brunner). To conclude the Study Day, participants are invited to submit their questions based on the Reading List circulated.