MCICM News and Events


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    Etudes for a new classical music practice

    Monday, July 13, 2020

    The MCICM received funding from the NWO/SIA for research into ways in which symphony orchestras can involve their audiences more actively in concerts. And then the corona crisis hit. Peter Peters, director of the MCICM explains what this means for the research and talks about the insights thus far.

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  • Mahler at the regular’s table

    Thursday, September 12, 2019

    During an ordinary classical music concert, the tasks are clearly divided. Musicians play under the direction of the conductor on the podium of the concert hall, the audience in the hall listens attentively, preferably without coughing and applauding at the wrong times.

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    MCICM Symposium “Rehearsing Orchestral Innovation” Addressed Classical Music Innovation

    Wednesday, April 17, 2019

    The first symposium hosted by the Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music (MCICM) was held in Maastricht on March 29 and 30. Throughout the two-day event, international experts from different fields discussed possibilities for classical music innovation.

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