June 2016

Nordplusmusic Newsletter

Spring semester is about to end - and those shabby IRCs can soon get their well-deserved vacation to recover for the upcoming Nordplus year!


We Got Funding!

The networks are all set for the next academic year - mobilities, projects, cooperation - bring it on!

Mobility: 76 000 EUR
IP Nordic Baltic Brass Academy 20 250 EUR
IP NORD+MIX: Creative Music Innovations in Spatial Sound Sphere 33 870 EUR

Mobility: 48 000 EUR
IP Composition, Arrangement, Band-leading: 24 150 EUR
DP NewTime - New Technologies in Nordic/Baltic Higher Music Education 23 700 EUR

Mobility: 26 400 EUR

Mobility 19 200 EUR

Retrospect: Nord+mix

1 - 8 February 2016
Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

The most hi-tech project of the Sibelius network took place already in February but you can now check out the promotional material!

Short and long video documentaries? Concert recordings? Teacher presentations? Get the full package!
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Girl Power in Jazz

15 - 19 August 2016
Royal Academy of Music Aarhus/Aalborg

30 female musicians - teachers and students from the Nordic-Baltic music academies - will gather at Aarhus for a 5-day musical experience containing ensemble classes, seminars, workshops, exchange of experiences, jams/concerts, Circle song, Body & Rhythm classes and more!

An extraordinary chance to meet fellow female musicians and explore creativity and musical power!

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31 August - 2 September 2016

Royal Academy of Music Aarhus/Aalborg

The sharpest brains will get together at a 3-day knowledge sharing forum focused on realising the vision of maximising the usage of new technology in Nordic/Baltic higher music education.

* Why does this section have a flipped title? Because this project deals with flipped classroom! What is a flipped classroom? Register and find out!

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IRC Forum 2016

24 - 26 October 2016
University of the Arts Helsinki Sibelius Academy

Helsinki is all set to host the Nordplus coordinators at the end of October!
With the main topic Change, the presentations and discussions focus on coping with change both on a general level as well as in our daily IRC jobs (including the new online application system and Nordplus programme period!).
Topped off with network and project updates, ExCom elections and of course - networking!
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Happy Nordplus summer 2016!

It won't be too long anymore!
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Upcoming events

15 - 19 August, Aarhus
Girl Power in Jazz 3

31 August - 2 September, Aarhus

24 - 26 October, Helsinki
IRC Forum 2016
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