Two public lectures on “The Emancipated Performer” (London and Cambridge)

Monday 28 November 2016, 6 pm to 7 pmLecture Recital Room, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DT Guildhall ResearchWorks series, presented in association with the Institute of Musical of Musical Research and the Cambridge Centre for Musical Performance Studies Tuesday 29 November 2016, 5 pm to 6.30 pm Robin Orr […]

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Masterclass led by Paulo de Assis at Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London

Research Masterclass for Doctoral and Master’s Students Sponsored by the Cambridge Centre for Musical Performance Studies, Institute of Musical Research, and Guildhall School of Music & Drama 3 to 5 pm, Monday 28 November 2016 Lecture Recital Room, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DT A new series of ‘Research Masterclasses’, […]

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Honours Class at Leiden University

Inspired by Gilles Deleuze’s Postscript on the Societies of Control, Nietzsche’s second Untimely Meditation, and Jacques Rancière’s Emancipated Spectator, Paulo de Assis unravels some of the dominant power relations affecting the performance of Western music, proposing liberating avenues for an emancipated performer—someone who, based upon the notion of ‘dissensus’, operates a redistribution of the sensible. […]

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Upcoming Events (PI)

November 14, 2016 — 10:30-11:30 Panel discussion: Being Inside Artistic Research (with Luk Vaes, Margaret Urguhart, Mieko Kanno, Stefan Östersjö, and Tom Beghin) Orpheus Institute 20th Anniversary Celebration Orpheus Institute, Ghent (BE) November 14, 2016 — 16:30-17:30 Diabelli Machines # 6 With Lucia D’Errico and Juan Parra. Orpheus Institute 20th Anniversary Celebration Orpheus Institute, Ghent […]

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ME21 at the bilateral international conference “Performance analysis: a bridge between theory and interpretation”

ME21’s Principal Investigator Paulo de Assis and team member Heloisa Amaral participated to the conference “Performance analysis: a bridge between theory and interpretation” held in Porto, Portugal on the 4th – 6th October 2016, at Fundação Eng. António de Almeida and Casa da Música. Paulo presented a keynote speech entitled The Emancipated Performer: Musical Renderings Beyond […]

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Rasch23 in Casa da Música Porto

The 23rd instantiation of the project RaschX, based on Robert Schumann’s Kreisleriana op. 16 and Roland Barthes’s text Rasch, was performed by ME21 collective in Casa da Música Porto on the 5th of October. The performance, which took place in the Sala 2, was also part of the conference “Performance analysis: a bridge between theory […]

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