A Musical Lotus Pond – ISME 2012 in Thessaloniki, Greece

Workshop Date: Monday 16 July 16:00-16:45 Venue: M2 Flat Hall 1 The workshop celebrates the capacity of all educators to bring beauty into the lives of children, young people and adults – not only music specialists. This includes those for whom such an experience may so far have seemed a distant dream. Here we explore the integration of elements found …

Indian music in intercultural education – ISME Glasgow 2016

Whatever we understand and enjoy in human products instantly becomes ours, wherever they might have their origin – Rabindranath Tagore* During this presentation, musical figures from several distinct traditions were explored in a practice-oriented manner. The figures selected are appealing beyond South Asia where they originated many centuries ago and continue to play a key role in classical and …

Contribution to the world conference of the International Society for Music Education in Glasgow – ISME 2016

“Yours figuratively: Indian music in intercultural education” Date: Thursday 28th July 2016 (17:15 – 18:15) Venue: AGOS Studio Paper Number: 704.00 | Submission Category: Demonstration/Workshop Special Interest Group (SIG): Practice & Research in Integrated Music Education For more details, kindly check the  isme2016glasgow.org website during the conference  (24-29 July 2016) Abstract Music counts among the proverbial “64 arts and skills” of ancient …

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EN | DE For information about our contributions to several of ISME’s world conferences for music education (ISME.org), simply type “isme” in the search window. Thanks for your interest – looking forward to seeing you at the next ISME world conference in Glasgow (24-29 July 2016) or anywhere else; i.e. wherever the cause of education is served by (1) …

Small string instrument and bamboo tambura introduced to an international public – ISME 2012 concerts

The small plucked instrument (Tamil yal or yazh) was presented for the first time to a discerning global audience at the ISME 2012 World Conference of Music Education. The three South Indian classical vocal concerts by “Yoga” Manickam Yogeswaran were accompanied by Ludwig Pesch playing a bamboo tambura newly designed by Klangwerkstatt in Berlin in collaboration with Norbert Klippstein and Yogendra Jens …