Author Archives: urbanmusics

Hearing the City in Early Modern Europe, Book presentation, Granada, 2 May 2018

    A presentation of the book Hearing the city in early modern Europe and a lecture of Prof. Tess Knighton will take place at the Universidad de Granada on 2 May 2018 at 10.30am. Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Publication of Hearing the City in Early Modern Europe

The book Hearing the City in Early Modern Europe (Turnhout: Brépols, 2018), edited by Tess Knighton and Ascensión Mazuela-Anguita, is now published. Contents Introduction Tim Carter, Hearing and Listening: Some Problems for the Urban Musicologist 1 Crossing Boundaries 2. Dinko … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment

Book presentation: Música i política a l’època de l’arxiduc Carles (11 January 2018)

A couple of photos of the book launch held at the Museu d’Història de Barcelona last Thursday. It was very well attended and offered a good opportunity to talk about some aspects of music and politics in the urban context … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment

Book presentation: Música i política a l’època de l’arxiduc Carles

Musica i politica a l’epoca de l’arxiduc Carles, ed. Tess Knighton and Ascension Mazuela, Barcelona, Museu d’Historia de Barcelona, 2017 Book presentation With the participation of Álvaro Torrente, Xose Aviñoa, Joan-Lluis Palos and Tess Knighton Followed by a performance by … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

October’s events

October was a busy month for events relating to URBANMUSICS. Both Ascension and I were involved in them, and I give a brief report of each here. On Monday 9 October 2017, the historian Joan-Lluis Palos organized a seminar entitled … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | 1 Comment

Simposi Pere Alberch Vila (1517-1582) i la música del Renaixement a Catalunya, Barcelona, Institut d’Estudis Catalans and MUHBA, 17 November 2017

Jornada organitzada per la Societat Catalana de Musicologia, amb la col·laboració del Museu d’Història de Barcelona, que té com a centre temàtic el compositor vigatà Pere Alberch i Ferrament, àlies Vila (conegut  en el seu temps com Pere Alberch Vila) … Continue reading

Posted in Projects | Leave a comment

HISTORICAL SOUNDSCAPE MEETING | ÉVORA 2017 City soundscapes and musical patrimony Historical Soundscapes University of Évora | 26-28 October 2017

Dia 26 Outubro 09h30 – Abertura do evento 10h00 – Juan Ruiz Jiménez – Paisajes sonoros históricos: presente y futuro de una plataforma digital on-line 11h – 11h15 – Pausa para Café/Coffee Break 11h15 – 12h45 – Sessão 1: Os espaços de … Continue reading

Posted in Projects | Leave a comment