January-February 2019 | Karl Kügle at Leibniz IEG
In early 2019, Karl Kügle will be in residence as a Senior Research Fellow at the Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG), Mainz, Germany. As part of his stay, he will conduct a workshop on the SoundMe project for the scholars working at the IEG, and offer a seminar to research postgraduate students in musicology, history, and related fields at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
The IEG Senior Research Fellowship Programme brings leading academics from other countries to Mainz to pursue their own research and exchange ideas with the academics working at the IEG.
January-February 2019 | SoundMe Seminar at JGU Mainz
As part of his residence as a Senior Research Fellow at the Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG), Mainz, Germany, Karl Kügle is currently conducting a seminar for research postgraduates and advanced BA students in musicology, history, and related fields at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Entitled “‘Alte Musik’ im Europa des Reformationszeitalters”, the seminar is inspired by the work conducted by the five SoundMe teams and gives students a direct insight into the research laboratory of the SoundMe project.
19 February 2019 | Lecture at Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG)
On 19 February 2019, Karl Kügle will offer a lecture to members of the Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG), Mainz, Germany. The lecture will address issues of mobility, creation of difference, and historiography in the fifteenth century and today.
For an abstract, see this → PDF (in German).
1 March 2019 | Book Launch
The launch of “The polyphonic hymns of Valentin Triller’s Ein Schlesich singebüchlein” edited by Antonio Chemotti will take place at the Institute of Art of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
March-April 2019 | Karl Kügle at Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG)
In March and April 2019, Karl Kügle will be a Visiting Scholar at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin.
Founded in 1994, the → Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG) in Berlin is one of the more than 80 research institutes administered by the Max Planck Society.
Karl will be associated with the research group → Epistemes of Modern Acoustics and conduct research on the epistemology of sound in the late medieval period (c.1200-c.1500).
8 March 2019 | Concert with introductory lecture
AP Trigon Ensemble will perform music from the beguinage in Amsterdam around 1600, with an introductory lecture by Ulrike Hascher-Burger (Utrecht team).
→ More information (PDF, opens in new tab).
4 July 2019 | Concert
The SoundMe project will present a concert with our Associate Partners La Morra and Bastarda during the 2019 Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference in Basel, Switzerland. We also sponsor a session dedicated to problematizing today’s practices of using and performing late-medieval and early-modern music, exploring alternatives to the public concert format and the economic pressures that underlie it.