Ph.d-forsvar: Astrid Vang-Pedersen

Concert Design: An investigation into the potential of Classical Concerts as creatively designed events

  • Dato: Mandag den 15. januar 2018
  • Tidspunkt: kl. 15:00 - 18:00
  • Sted: Ny Sal, Rosenørns Allé 22, 1970 Frederiksberg C
  • Entré: Gratis adgang

Astrid Vang-Pedersen will defend her PhD thesis with the title:

Concert Design: An investigation into the potential of Classical Concerts as creatively designed events

The thesis develops the notion of Concert Design as a creative approach to designing embodied, aesthetic and communicative concert performances. Concert Design is a concept including six principles of Concert Design that may provide inspiration, shared terminologies and methods applicable in the Concert Design Process. 

The PhD committee evaluating the dissertation are:
Professor Jan Pries-Heje, Roskilde University (chair)
Research professor Dorita M. Hannah, University of Tasmania & Aalto University
Associate Professor Morten Søndergaard, Aalborg University. 

The defense will include a small original concert performance as an illustration of some of the practical implications of the research project.

The dissertation can be downloaded here: https://ruc.dk/arrangementer/15-januar-astrid-vangpedersen-forsvarer-sin-phdafhandling and will be available as a reading copy at the defense.

Everyone is invited for a small reception in the canteen at the Royal Danish Music Conservatory after the defense.

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