MuTri Days at the Sibelius Academy

Torstai, maaliskuu 19, 2015 - 10:00 - Perjantai, maaliskuu 20, 2015 - 11:30
Musiikkitalo, Agora hall, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki Music Centre, ground floor
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Welcome to MuTri Days in March 19-20, 2015 to hear about the latest research and meet the charismatic students of Sibelius Academy’s MuTri doctoral school


This year the MuTri Days will be held at Agora hall in the Helsinki Music Centre, Sibelius Academy. The main language of MuTri Days is English. We'll also publish an abstract booklet, which introduces most of the students and researchers of MuTri – Come and have one for yourself!


Thursday March 19th 2015
10.00 What is Mutri all about?
Opening address and welcome
The director of the MuTri doctoral school Professor Vesa Kurkela
Doctoral studies in Art, Research and Applied Study Programmes
The senior advisor of the doctoral school Hannu Tolvanen
Presenting “My doctoral studies in 5 minutes”
Art Study Programme:
  • Soila Sariola
  • Alejandro Montes de Oca
Research Study Programme:
  • Danielle Treacy
  • Mervi Luonila
Applied Study Programme:
  • Alejandro Olarte
  • Vilma Timonen
Panel discussion
12.30 Presentations of MuTri Students
  • Elena Mindru: A Spectrographic Portrait of the Jazz Voice
  • Pauliina Syrjälä: Jooseppi Pohjola’s kantele: style, technique and artistic research
  • Dominik Schlienger: Acoustic Localisation Techniques for Interactive and Locative Audio Applications
  • Eeva Siljamäki: The interface of theatre and music in collaborative free vocal improvisation - exploring the pedagogical implications
14.30 Musical Performance by MuTri students, address by Rector Tiina Rosenberg
  • 14.30 Music performance: Jenny Robson, voice and Visa-Pekka Mertanen (Visa Oscar), keyboards and electronics
  • 14.45 Tiina Rosenberg: Don't be quiet, start a riot. On Feminism and Performing Arts
  • 15.45–16 Improvisation performance

Friday March 20th 2015

10.00 Questions of research ethics in doctoral studies and how to apply for an ethical statement from the ethics board

  • Chair of the ethics board, Lauri Väkevä, and member of the ethics board, Eeva Siljamäki

10.45 Introducing the Turn It In -programme

  • Head of development Matti Jordman
Taru Tähti,