Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre


NORD+MIX creative workshop in spatial sound sphere: Outcomes
2017 - 11 - 02  16.15 h.

On 19–28 April 2017 Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre (LMTA) hosted the NORD+MIX – a second year intensive hands-on workshop, which offered an opportunity to work on development of spatial sound compositions and experiment with innovative music technology. The Music Innovation Studies Centre of the LMTA was the main project venue where 26 students and 12 composition and music technology professors from 9 Nordic-Baltic partner schools collaborated. 

Main benefits / outcomes of the project

Twenty-six students have learned about sound sphere, and have created, developed and performed ambisonic compositions during practical, hands-on workshops.

Ten public lectures by professors from all partners schools, available on-line

Two public NORD+MIX concerts were performed in Vilnius at the „Pelėda“ club:  

Documentary film and video materials of students’ collaborative and individual works:

Future plans / Continuation of the project

Project will continue in 2018 as the third year intensive interdisciplinary course. New partner: University of Bergen, Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design. Further plans include development of the new but related projects (TBD soon).

Coordinating institution: Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. Partner institutions: Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Iceland Academy of the Arts, Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music, Lund University / Malmö Academy of Music, Norwegian Academy of Music, Royal Danish Academy of Music, University of Arts/Sibelius Academy, University of Gothenburg / Academy of Music and Drama

Number of participants: 12 teachers and 26 students.

Coordinator Rima Rimšaitė,