Symposium Program

Music in Transmission: Teaching and Learning Traditional Music Today

Location: Prague Creative Center

9:00–10:00 Registration (morning coffee)

10:00–12:00 Passing Our Traditions On

Andrew Shahriari: The Phin Pia in Practice: Pedagogy and Performance Techniques of a Northern Thai Musical Instrument

Wen-Hsiu Chen: The Learning and Inheritance of Taiwanese Opera

Iva Nenić: Roots in the age of YouTube: modes of learning / teaching agency in contemporary Serbian frula playing

12:00–14:00 Lunch + coffee break  + networking

14:00–16:00 Academic and Intercultural Pedagogies

Antonis Ververis: It can be learned, but can it be taught? The institutionalization of Greek traditional music

Sanja Rankovic: Traditional singing in the academic framework

Klára Hedvika Műhlová: Legitimacy of Explanation in a Transmission of Moravian Folk Song by Post-Modern Universities

Lydia Snyder: Teaching and Transmission in German Shakuhachi Communities

17:00–19:00 Kukai – Haiku Workshop (Hiromi and Pavel) (Atrium in Žižkov)

20:00 Opening Concert of the International Shakuhachi Festival Prague (Atrium in Žižkov)