2016 Music School of the Future Conference

 

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THURSDAY 4 AUGUST - SATURDAY 6 AUGUST

FINAL PROGRAMME:

Click here for a printable version of the brochure. It includes information about the speakers and a list of delegates attending the Conference. 
 

THURSDAY 4 AUGUST

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER VENUE
13:00-14:00 Registration and light lunch   Music School foyer
14:15 Official opening

Jon Trafford
Kingswood College Head

Music School Auditorium
13:30-15:30 Keynote Address:
Music School of the Future: Improvisation, Ceativity and Consciousness  
Prof Ed Sarath Music School Auditorium
15:30-16:00 Tea   Music School foyer
16:00-16:45

Speaker Address:
What are we here, why are we doing?

Mandy Carver Music School Auditorium
17:00-18:00 Concert - Kingswood College Concert Band   Music School Auditorium
18:15 Supper and networking (cash bar available)   Wyvern Club

FRIDAY 5 AUGUST

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER VENUE
08:45-09:30  Speaker Address:
Diversity as a Key Change Gateway in Music Studies and Beyond 
Prof Ed Sarath Wyvern Club
09:30-10:15 Speaker Address:
Triumphs and Tribulations - the Miracle of Buskaid 
Rosemary Nalden Wyvern Club
10:15-11:00 Tea   Wyvern Club
11:00-12:15 Breakaway Session 1    
 

Venue: Cohen Lecture Theatre
Engela Fullard 
To be or not to be - on top of your game : that is the question! 
- A Music Notation Software presentation 

Venue: Museum
Gareth Walwyn
Low Tech is BORING 
Venue: EGD Room
AJ Bethke 
Congregational and choral music in church schools : building local traditions 
1215-13:45 Lunch   Wyvern Club
13:45-14:30 Speaker Address:
Get out of the classroom and into the world! : the place of social consciousness in the Music School of the future 
 Elene Cloete Wyvern Club
14:30-15:30 Breakaway Session 2    
 

Venue: Cohen Lecture Theatre
Prof Ed Sarath
Music Theory through Improvisation 

Venue: EGD Room
Sophia Welz
What it takes : looking at how to create excellent quality education for our top musicians
 
15:30-16:15 Tea   Museum
16:15-17:00 Breakaway Session 3    
  Venue: Cohen Lecture Theatre
Susan Kunju
The Suzuki Violin Method : why it works for me

Venue: Museum
Jacob Dakon
We are in this together : how memorization through meaningful social interaction can impact the future of music learning 
Venue: EGD Room
Prof Ed Sarath
Music Theory through Improvisation 
17:15-18:00 Performance by Joanna Wicherek
17:00 Stretch those legs and walk down to the Music School and enjoy a Piano Recital by Joanna Wicherek 
  Music School Auditorium
18:30 Dinner 
18:00 Build up your appetite by making your way back to the Wyvern Club. Enjoy a drink on the deck before Dinner and Musical Entertainment.
  Wyvern Club

SATURDAY 6 AUGUST

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER VENUE 
08:30-09:15 Speaker Address:
Building a Music School that re-envisions the dialectic between teaching and performing 
Alan Webster Wyvern Club
09:15-10:00 Speaker Address:
Art for audiences or audiences for art? 
Tony Lankester Wyvern Club
10:00-10:20 Tea   Wyvern Club
10:20-11:30 Keynote Address:
Do artists have duties? 
Eusebius McKaiser Wyvern Club
11:30 Packed lunches and buses depart at 11:30 onwards    Wyvern Club

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