Critical Reflections on Community Music

In this seminar we will reflect critically on the concept and philosophical grounding of community music and discuss how this concept can intersect with the existing music educational practices in the Nordic countries.

  • Onsdag 19. april 2017
  • 10.00
  • Norwegian Academy of Music
  • Free


Community music is a growing movement in the music educational landscape. Emphasizing social justice, inclusion and cultural democracy through active music making, community music is challenging music educators to rethink their practices as well as their underlying beliefs and values.

Guest speaker: Dr. Alexandra Kertz-Welzel, Professor at Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU), Munich, Germany.

Please note Alexandra Kertz-Welzel’s recent contributions to the field of community music:

Admission is free but registration is required.