Music & Altered States of Consciousness
June 1st, Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (HAMU) and online (for listeners only, the live stream link will be added HERE on the day of the symposium)
Symposium 2023 - Program 9:00 Registration 9:30 - 10:00 Opening, introductory presentation Tomáš Reindl – Music and Altered States of Consciousness (principles and experiences) 10:00 - 12:00 Morning session| Music & Psychedelic Therapy Mendel Kaelen – keynote speaker Oldřich Poděbradský – „Is it really psychedelic?” Psychedelic rock music and altered states of mind: a Prague case Klara Böhm / Martin Tesák alias Maok – The Role of Music in Altered States Of Consciousness 13:30 - 15:00 Afternoon session I | TBA Veronika Seidlová - Mantra behind the iron curtain Matthew Noone – The Sound Beyond Imagination: a transcultural meditation on music, affect and magic. Balakrishnan Raghavan – Performing Utopia: South Asian Heterodox Spi/ritual Song as a Site of
Hope for the Marginalized 15:30 - 18:00 Afternoon session II | TBA Gunnar Jinmei Linder – Tracing Spirituality and Popularity of Shakuhachi Music in the Edo Period Lydia Snyder – Trance-Forming Music: Healing Through Communal Drumming Genshin Seian - Kyoto Myoan-ji: Past & Present 20:00 Granular Satori, Cafe v Lese Opening Concert of the 14th International Shakuhachi Festival Prague OFF Symposium Program: Saikawa Buntai - Tendaishu Shomyo, 1200 years liturgical tradition from the marathon monks of Mt. Hiei ORGANISED BY NEIRO ASSOCIATION FOR EXPANDING ARTS IN COOPERATION WITH THE MUSIC THEORY DEPARTMENT, MUSIC AND DANCE FACULTY OF THE ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS IN PRAGUE The symposium Music & Altered States of Consciousness will take place on June 1st in the DANCE HALL at the Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (HAMU, Malostanské náměstí 13, Praha 1) .