Articles about Research

Research on Michael Brecker feat. Randy Brecker, Peter Erskine, Joe Lovano & Jeff Levenson

Research on Michael Brecker feat. Randy Brecker, Peter Erskine, Joe Lovano & Jeff Levenson

April 23rd, 2020

Supporting the Michael Brecker Saxophone Competition July 2021 by JAM MUSIC LAB and Jazz Fest Wien.

Duke Ellington

John Hasse at JAM MUSIC LAB University

October 6th, 2019

Duke Ellington: Genius Beyond Category

A presentation by John Edward Hasse - writer, speaker, and Curator Emeritus of American Music at the National Museum of American History in Washington D.C.read more:

Artisic Research

1st International Artistic Jazz Research Symposium at JAM MUSIC LAB University

July 30th, 2019

Artistic research is an emerging branch of research in the arts, which operates in and through artistic practices. Jazz researchers have emphasized the need for an independent, international network to develop the field.

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen and the delegation for culture and science visited Israel

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen and the delegation for culture and science visited Israel

February 28th, 2019

It was my big pleasure and honour to be part of the Austrian delegation for culture and science and visited the Albert Einstein Archives at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Weizmann Institute, the Technion Israel Institute of Technology and the Central Committee of Jews from Austria.

Science Ball

JAM MUSIC LAB University at the Vienna Science Ball 2019

January 29th, 2019

JAM Music Lab was represented by US-partner Jeffrey Levenson, the JAM MUSIC LAB All Star Band with Thomas Gansch, Bertl Mayer and the fabulous students of the University.

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Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen on an official visit to the Serbian capital Belgrad

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen on an official visit to the Serbian capital Belgrad

October 30th, 2018

Again it was my big pleasure and honor to be part of the delegation for culture and science.

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Meeting Arvo Pärt in Estonia

Meeting Arvo Pärt in Estonia

June 17th, 2018

Austrian Federal President Van der Bellen is on an official visit to the Estonian capital Tallinn.

I am part of the Austrian delegation for culture and science and just met composer Arvo Pärt at the brand new Arvo Pärt Centre in Laulasmaa.

Ratka

Invitation to the Honorary Commitee of Vienna Ball of Science

December 20th, 2017

Science in Vienna is large and diverse: 215.000 students and researchers (= 12.5% of pop.) at 20 public and private universities plus research institutes, museums and funding agencies. The Vienna Science Ball represents Vienna’s science and research community in its excellence and diversity. 

Monika Herzig

Monika Herzig- Experiencing Chick Corea at JAM MUSIC LAB University

October 13th, 2017

Monika Herzig is a German-born jazz pianist, composer and musicologist. She presents and talks about her new book. Read more ...

Bill Dobbins

Lecture and Master Class with Bill Dobbins at JAM MUSIC LAB University

June 7th, 2017

Bill Dobbins, professor of jazz studies at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester will talk about the music of Thelonious Monk. The Music of a composer and improviser.

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Spheres of a Genius. 100 years of Thelonious Monk

Spheres of a genius. 100 years of Thelonious Monk

November 28th, 2016
A jazz composition competition by JAM MUSIC LAB in cooperation with the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Larry Appelbaum

Lectures with Larry Appelbaum

July 26th, 2016
It was an absolute pleasure to host Larry Appelbaum at JAM MUSIC LAB and the Jewish Museum Vienna. At JAM MUSIC LAB Larry Appelbaum held a lecture on music business: “So You Made Your CD, Now What?” Here he gave practical advice on jazz career development for the institute’s students.
studies on musical hermeneutic

Studies on Artistic Research and Musical Hermeneutics

June 24th, 2016

At the Institute of Musicology, Vienna, I was part of a several year long ongoing research seminar on musical hermeneutics, which was led by the musicologist Gernot Gruber.

Composition in Jazz scores

Research on Composition in Jazz

May 4th, 2016
At the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna I’m currently working on a PhD thesis "Composition in Jazz". I´m very much looking forward to getting in contact with more scholars, composers, musicians, journalists, broadcasters, those who are generally interested in jazz, as well as people working on similar topics and who are also interested in sharing ideas and knowledge accordingly.