23 February 2021 @ 10 h 00 min – 11 h 30 min
online zoom webinar

The 5th SIMM-posium – organized by the SIMM-platform and the arts centre Bozar had to take place in Brussels on 18th and 19th December 2020, but was reformatted and is now presented in a series of 9 weekly online sessions on Tuesdays 12th January until 9th March 2021.


Session 6: Research on what motivates musicians to become active in social music projects, their experiences and needs (2):

chair: Graça Mota (CIPEM/INET-md – Centro de Investigação em Psicologia da Música e Educação Musical, Porto, PT)

    • Thomas Köhn (Institute for Art, Music and its Mediation, Leuphana University Lüneburg, DE): ’Sampling the diasporic other: Jewish-German hip-hop as an empowering medium for negotiating memories of the Holocaust’ (research in Germany)
    • Mia Nakamura (Kyushu University, JP) & Yukiyo Sugiyama (Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, JP): ’Facilitator’s roles and strategies for social inclusion workshops’ (research in Japan)
    • Tiziana Rossi, Carlo Lo Presti and Lucia Brighenti (Conservatorio di musica “A.Boito”, Parma, IT) and Gilda Ripamonti (Università degli Studi dell’ Insubria, IT): ’Artistic citizenship and the social impact of music. From Toscanini to Abbado at the Parma Conservatory of Music’ (research in Italy)
    • Lorraine Roubertie Soliman (Université Clermont Auvergne, FR): ’The orchestra Demos Clermont-Ferrand, interprofessional work: What can we learn from the modalities of coordination between the actors?’ (research in France)

The 4 short presentations of research will be followed by a panel-discussion with the presenters, and following this also a Q&A with audience attending the online session.