X Conference of Doctoral Students of the EAMT (Artistic Research)

Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Tatari 13
Organ Hall A-404

Registration deadline: Thu, March 9, 2023

The conference will provide an overview of the topics being explored in the creative branch
of doctoral studies, as well as to discuss new directions and methods in Artistic Research.
Since 2014, the conference of doctoral students (music and theatre) of the EAMT has been
held in mid-March. Every third-year doctoral student is required to give a 20-minute
presentation followed by a 10-minute discussion. The presentation is based on one aspect of
the doctoral student’s research. In 2015, the ongoing cooperation with the Sibelius Academy,
University of the Arts Helsinki started, and in 2020 with the Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy
of Music (Riga).

10:30 Welcome coffee (foyer of the 4 th floor)
11:00 Opening words. Prof. Kristel Pappel, Head of the Centre for Doctoral Studies
11:05 Tiit Ojasoo
How to stop the movement? How to animate the image? Working with poetic body in
performing arts
11:35 Ksenia Rossar
The duet of voice and an instrument in contemporary vocal chamber music
12:05 Jenna Ristilä, Sibelius Academy (SibA)
Sex in Sonata Form–A Feminist Reading of Laura Netzel’s Piano Sonata
12:35 Diāna Zandberga, PhD, Director of Joint Professional Doctoral Study Programme in
Arts, Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music (JVLAM)
Joint Professional Doctoral Study Programme in Arts in Latvia: Challenges and Novelties
13:05 Book presentation
Piret Jaaks, PhD (theatre): Kirjutada inimesi: kogukondade uurimine ja dokumentaalteatri
loomise vahendid dramaturgi töös (Writing the People: Community Research and Tools for
Documentary Theatre Creation in the Work of a Dramaturg) Eesti Muusika- ja

Loovuurimused 5 / Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Studies on Artistic Research 5,
Tallinn 2023
13:25–14:30 Lunch
14:30 Helga Karen
Autoethnography in music – musical analysis beyond the score and a never-ending cycle
of self-exploration
15:00 Liene Denisjuka-Straupe (JVLAM)
The Music of Dada and Juris Ābols
15:30 Fabrizio Nastari
Reshaping pre-existing musical materials with ironic devices
16:00–16:30 Coffee break
16:30 Vittoria Ecclesia
Developing musical flexibility through the practice of period instruments
17:00 Mantas Šernius
The intersection of Agogic Freedom and Extra-Musical Associations in the Piano Works of
Stasys Vainiūnas
17:30 Liene Dobičina (JVLAM)
The Process of Creative Collaboration between the Composer and the Performer in the 21st
Century Works for Flute
18:00 End of the conference