Festivals and public engagement

chime-logoAcross CHIME we are working with, attending, studying, a range of jazz festivals, some of which are formal project partners. Here we list brief details and dates about the kinds of activities we are and have been undertaking, and who with. We also include information about CHIME-related conferences and events that we have been running and contributing to.


2015

August: Classic Jazz Festival, Gothenburg (NS)

September: Lancaster Jazz Festival, UK, filming of outdoors stage in historic square and city centre (GM)

November: EFG London Jazz Festival

  • CHIME inception day (the team)
  • panel discussions on festivals, Langston Hughes, professorial lecture, the voice, progressive/electronica (TW, GM, BP, NG, WL)

2016

February: CHIME meeting, networking and public engagement event, with media and industry representatives, Amsterdam Conservatory of Music, Netherlands (WL, CHIME team)

March: Festa do Jazz, Lisbon, Portugal, researcher-in-residence (TW)

April: Cheltenham Jazz Festival, UK

April: Gamlestaden Jazz Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden (NS, OS, HB)


April
: Rhythm Changes 4th international conference, Jazz Utopia, Birmingham City University, UK (TW, WL, NG, GM, LR)

April: Jazzahead, Bremen, Germany (TW)

April: New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, USA (WL)

May: Radio interview, NPO De Ochtend, on Dutch jazz research, Hilversum, Netherlands (LR)

July: 12 Points, Jazzaldia#51, San Sebastian, Spain (TW, GM)

July: Wonderfeel Festival, Hilversum, Netherlands (LR, NG)

August: Classic Jazz Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden (OS, NS, HB, ML)

August: Summer Jazz Cycle Tour, Netherlands (WL, LR, MW, members of the team)

AugustJazzfest Talks, in collaboration with JAZZFEST, Amsterdam, Netherlands (WL)

September: Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival (BA, WL)

September: HERA JPI launch and conference, Prague, Czech Republic (TW, GM, LR)

September: Europe Jazz Network annual conference, Wroclaw, Poland (TW, GM)

October: Jazzfest Talks, in collaboration with JAZZFEST, Amsterdam, Netherlands (LR)

October: Trollhattan Jazz and Blues Festival, Sweden (CHIME team meeting)

October: Radio interview, BBC Radio 3, on John Coltrane playing in Europe (TW)

November: Jazz Research Institute, inaugural research roundtable, Graz, Austria (TW, GM)

November: EFG London Jazz Festival (NG, GM, EW)

  • Jazz and Everyday Aesthetics AHRC research network meeting (NG)
  • Jazz and the City symposium (GM, EW)

2017

February: Cultural Heritage JPI Parade, Brussels, Belgium (TW, WL)

April: Grow Your Own Festival/Surge in Spring, MAC Birmingham UK (NG)

AprilGamlestaden Jazz Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden

  • digital heritage project (NS, NG)

May: Jazz and Everyday Aesthetics AHRC research network meeting, Edinburgh (NG)

May: CHIME project international conference, on theme of Festival, Music, Heritage, Associazione Siena Jazz, Italy (CHIME team)

  • Travelling exhibition: Dutch Jazz Festivals in 30 Objects (WL, LR, BA, ML)

June: Centre for Space, Place and Society international conference, Wageningen, Netherlands (BA)

July: Wonderfeel Festival, Hilversum, Netherlands (LR)

AugustSummer Jazz Cycle Tour, Netherlands (WL, LR, MW, members of the team)

  • Travelling exhibition: Dutch Jazz Festivals in 30 Objects (WL, LR, BA, ML)

August/September: Rhythm Changes 5th international conference, Re/Sounding Jazz, Amsterdam Conservatory of Music, Netherlands (WL, BA, LR, NG, TW, GM)

  • Jazz and Everyday Aesthetics AHRC research network meeting (NG)
  • Travelling exhibition: Dutch Jazz Festivals in 30 Objects (WL, LR, BA, ML)

September: 15th Darmstadt Jazzforum, Jazz @ 100 conference, Germany (TW, NG)

September: Europe Jazz Network annual conference, exploring research and the EJN, Ljubljana, Slovenia (TW, GM)