CIMCIM 2016 day 2

Day 2 – Tuesday 5 July – Milan

Venue: MiCo – Milano Congressi (Piazzale Carlo Magno, 1)


CIMCIM SESSION 2.1  Sound, music and landscape in the museum

CHAIR: Margaret Birley

Ethno-organology in Italy in the 21st century
Cristina Ghirardini (Fondazione Ugo e Olga Levi, Venice)

Speaking for Themselves: Ethnography as an Avenue for Representing Cremonese Luthiery
Kathleen R. Wiens (Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ)

Sounds from the Past, resounding in the Present
 Valeria Bellomia (Università di Roma ‘La Sapienza’)


Coffee break


CIMCIM SESSION 2.2 Sound, music and landscape in the museum

CHAIR: Margaret Birley

The land of accordions: considerations for a survey to build the first ecomuseum of mechanical billows aerophones in Italy
Raffaele Pinelli (University of Nice Sophia Antipolis – Università di Roma ‘La Sapienza’)


panel: Musical Instruments in Museums of Different Origins and Profiles: An Assessment of New Displays
Coordinator: Panagiotis Poulopoulos
Possible speakers: Lisbet Torp, Bradley Strauchen-Scherer,  Gabriele Rossi Rognoni, Darryl Martin, Silke Berdux, M. Ruiz, Nataliya Emelina





CIMCIM SESSION 2.3 Sound, music and landscape in the museum

CHAIR: Giovanni Paolo Di Stefano

Layers and Presentation of the connotations of Music Instrument Collection. Case Study of the Chime-bell of Marquis Yi of Zeng
Xiang Zhang – Anna Wang (Hubei Provincial Museum, Hubei)

Creative Programming within an Uncreative Budget
Mimi S. Waitzman (The Horniman Museum & Gardens, London)

‘Fanfare’ and the art of music in the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s reframed musical instrument galleries
Bradley Strauchen-Scherer (Metropolitan Museum of Art – Department of Musical Instruments, New York, ny)

History of the Musikinstrumenten-Museum Berlin between 1933 and 1945
Heike Fricke, Falkensee, Germany

The Development of a New Kind of Audio Controller. Linking Historic Musical Instrument Technologies with Up-to-date Sound Generation and Control
 Thomas Lerch (Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung, Berlin)


16.30-17.00         Coffee break


CHAIR: Patrice Verrier

The Museo del Paesaggio Sonoro at the crossway between Past and Present
Guido Raschieri (Università di Torino)

Museo Fernandez Blanco Art Museum: Interpreting the present
Leila Makarius (Museo de Arte Hispanoamericano ‘Isaac Fernandez Blanco’, Buenos Aires)


Venue: Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia ‘L. da Vinci’ (Via S. Vittore 21)

Special Open Night (click here for more details )