Keynotes & Conference Presentations

Invited Keynotes

2016

  • Understanding Community Music: Theory and Practice, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, Seoul, Republic of Korea (Sept, 2016). Lee Higgins
  • Community Music as a Site for Social Justice: I’m Inclusive Too, York, UK (Feb 2016). Lee Higgins
  • Community Music as a Site for Social Justice. Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland (Feb, 2016). Lee Higgins

2015

  • Community Music as a Crossroads of Interdisciplinary Research and Practice. Munich, Germany. (November 2015). Lee Higgins
  • Community Music: Institute of Contemporary Music Performance, London, UK. (July 2015). Lee Higgins
  • Community Music: Institute of Contemporary Music Performance, London, UK. (July 2015). Lee Higgins
  • The Centre of Excellence in Music Pedagogy, Lavel University, Quebec City, Canada (May 2015) Lee Higgins
  • Lines of Flight. European Association of Music in Schools. Rostock, Germany (March 2015). Lee Higgins
  • The ICCM: Everyone Deserves Music: The Sage Gateshead (March 2015). Lee Higgins
  • Creating community music opportunities: making work for music educators. European University Cyprus. (March 2015). Lee Higgins
  • Non-formal music education. Arizona, State University, USA (January, 2015). Lee Higgins

2014

  • Community Music Education
  • Center of Educational Research in Music, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, Norway (November, 2014). Lee Higgins
  • Introduction to Community Music. Modern band Rockfest and Symposium, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. (June 2014). Lee Higgins
  • The call, the welcome and the “yes”: Community music and music education
    The Centre of Excellence in Music Pedagogy, Lavel University, Quebec City, Canada (May 2015). Lee Higgins
  • Introduction to Community Music: Modern band Rockfest and Symposium, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. (June 2014). Lee Higgins
  • The call, the welcome and the “yes”: Community music and music education Community Music Education, Center of Educational Research in Music, Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, Norway(November, 2014). Lee Higgins

Conference Presentation

2016

  • Lines of Flight: ICCM as a crucible for PhD research. Commission for Communit Music Activity, Edinburgh (July, 2016). Currie, R., Gibson, J., Higgins, L., and Murata, M. 
  • Developing a collaborative Masters in Community Music. ISME World Conference, Glasgow (July, 2016). Higgins, L., Willingham, De Banffy, A.
  • Resilience/Resistance: Are there ways Sistema-Inspired Programmes could be reframed as a context for community music or is it fundamentality quiet different? Reframing El Sistema, Baltimore, USA, (April, 2016). Andrea Creech & Lee Higgins
  • Organising taiko events in Europe - What works?
    Panellists: Jonathan Kirby, Mary Murata, Micah Wilhelm
    Feb 20th 2016

2015

  • Not Japanese Enough to play taiko? Questions of identity, authenticity and ownership in the context of taiko drumming
    (March 4th 2015) Presentation at LidIA, York St John University. Mary Murata
  • Reflections on the creation of The International Centre of Community Music. Research in Music Education, Exeter, UK. (April 2015). Lee Higgins, Liz Mellor, Chris Bartram.

Projects

2016

  • Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winter Course (February 2016). Lee Higgins

2015

  • Guest Professor, LUCA School of Arts, Leuven, Belgium (Nov 2015). Lee Higgins