29 March 2019

09:30 - 10:00

Welcome and registration

10:00 - 10:30

Opening: Meeting the MCICM

10:30 - 12:00

Panel Presentation: How can we innovate?
Moderator: Dr. Stefan Rosu, Artistic Director and CEO of the South Netherlands Philharmonic, Maastricht

Panel members: Prof. Joanna MacGregor, Royal Academy of Music, London;

Prof. Stephanie Pitts, University of Sheffield, Sheffield;

Prof. Ambrose Field, York University, York;

Adam Szabo, Manchester Collective, Manchester

12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 15:30

The Beethoven Experiment: Rehearsing Innovation

Presenter/performer: Dr. Paulo de Assis, Orpheus Institute, Ghent and the South Netherlands Philharmonic

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break + moving to the UM auditorium

16:30 - 17:15

Inaugural address: Unfinished Symphonies by Prof. Peter Peters, director of the MCICM, Maastricht

17:15 - 18:30


20:00 - 21:30

Performance: Music in the Making

30 March 2019

09:00 - 09:30

Coffee and registration

09:30 - 11:00

Workshop: Conserving and Transmitting Musical and Artistic Futures
Moderators: Dr. Lucy Bayley, Post-doctoral Researcher at Tate London

Dr. Helia Marcal, Conservation Fellow (Reshaping the Collectible) at Tate, London

Prof. Pip Laurenson, Head of Collection Care Research at Tate, London

Denise Petzold, MSc, Maastricht University, Maastricht

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 - 13:00

Keynote session: Social relevance and musical citizenship

Moderator: Dr. Joachim Junghanss, director of the Conservatorium Maastricht

Prof. Constanze Wimmer, Anton Bruckner University, Linz – An Artistic Community of Practice: New Partnerships to Engage a Diverse Audience

Prof. Tina K. Ramnarine, Royal Holloway, London – Orchestras and Practices of Liberation

13:00 - 13:30

Closing comments by Dr. Ruth Benschop, head of the Research Centre for Arts, Autonomy and the Public Sphere of Zuyd University, Maastricht

13:30 - 14:30


14:00 - 15:00

Meeting advisory board (board members only)