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Archive for February 2018

New at the Orpheus Institute: Orpheus Research Summit

The Orpheus Institute proudly introduces the first Orpheus Research Summit: advanced professional development for artistic researchers in music, a brand new event for established artist-researchers. From 26 – 30 November 2018 at the Orpheus Institute, Ghent.


'Discipline and Resistance' selected for the 2018 Book, Jacket & Journal Show

A total of 644 entries were submitted for the 2018 Association of University Presses Book, jacket & journal show. The jurors selected 49 books, 1 journal, and 53 jackets and covers as the very best examples of university-press design. Our latest publication ‘Artistic Research in Music: Discipline and Resistance’ (Jonathan Impett, ed.), published by Leuven University Press and designed by Ghent based Studio Luc Derycke, has been selected in the Scholarly Typographic category!

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Historical Piano Summer Academy: deadline extended

We proudly invite you to our first Historical Piano Summer Academy to be held at the Orpheus Institute, July 3 – 12, 2018. In collaboration with Pianos Maene, Ruiselede (Belgium) Directed by Tom Beghin (Orpheus Institute and McGill University) and Erin Helyard (University of Melbourne).

Are you a pianist currently enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral degree? Does your artistic research raise vexing questions about historical pianos? Are you craving hands-on experience on a certain type of instrument?

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Book presentation "Discipline and Resistance"

The Conservatorio Santa Cecilia in Rome hosts on Monday Feb. 12 an evening on Artistic Research in Music with Leonella Grasso Caprioli from RAMI (Association for Artistic Research in Music in Italy). On the occasion of this event, there will be a book presentation of our latest publication Artistic Research in Music: Discipline and Resistance (Jonathan Impett, ed.) by Peter Dejans (Director of the Orpheus Institute) and Tiziano Manca (Associate Researcher) as well as a screening of Inside the Hearing Machine, the documentary by Tom Beghin (Principal Investigator) revealing the findings of his research project at the Orpheus Institute.