Agents and Actors: Networks in Music History

Welcome to the Sixth Sibelius Academy Symposium on Music History!

 

The Sixth Sibelius Academy Symposium on Music History will focus on issues relating to agents, actors and networks and the ways in which they relate to music in order to discuss changes in focus towards more collective and complex objects of study.
 

Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our conference has been POSTPONED, and the registration form has been closed. The symposium will be taking place on the following dates: May 2628, 2021. Please note that the venue (Helsinki Music Centre) has not changed.

Information on new conference dates and practicalities

We will reimburse all the attendees who have already paid the registration and/or dinner fee. The organizers have been in touch with everyone affected. For more information, please see the "Practical Information" section of this website. If your payment originally came through and you still have not received an e-mail from us with instructions on the reimbursement process, kindly contact the conference committee at networks2020@uniarts.fi.

If your proposal has been accepted and you are still interested in attending the event, we kindly ask you to inform the committee (networks2020@uniarts.fi) by September 2020. New registration forms and more information on the conference programme will be updated on this website next Autumn.

Should you have any questions regarding the practicalities, please do not hesitate to contact the committee (networks2020@uniarts.fi). We thank you for your patience and for your understanding!

The organizing committee:

Vesa Kurkela (chair) / Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki

Mark Everist / University of Southampton, GB

Anne Kauppala / Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki

Markus Mantere / Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki & The Finnish Musicological Society

Morten Michelsen / University of Copenhagen, DK

Saijaleena RantanenSibelius Academy, University of the Arts

Derek Scott / University of Leeds, GB

Kaarina Kilpiö / Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki

 

Conference secretaries

Nuppu Koivisto / University of the Arts History Forum, Helsinki

Pirjo Ovaskainen  / University of Helsinki & University of the Arts Helsinki

 

Please feel free to join the symposium Facebook event here.
 

About the symposium