News

May 9, 2017    Note about the German Project-Part in the journal Die-Tonkunst.de

May 4, 2017 Oslo    Lectures on New Findings and Perspectives about the Norwegian Musical Life 1940-45, including Bjarte Bruland, Michael Custodis, Friedrich Geiger, Ingrid Loe Dalaker, and Arnulf Mattes. Note at the Grieg Research Centre, Bergen; at Litteraturhuset; at Goethe-Institut Oslo. Report about this event in Ballade.no

November 23, 2016 Manchester   Mutual Paper at the Conference “Music and Nation, 1918-1945 – Europe-Americas”, Michael Custodis and Arnulf Mattes “Celebrating the Nordic Tone – Fighting for National Legacy: The Grieg Centennials 1943”

October 15, 2016 Leipzig   Mutual paper by Michael Custodis and Arnulf Mattes about Edvard Grieg’s legacy in occupied Norway 1943 at the International Edvard Grieg-Conference. Conference report

October 2, 2016   Report about Custodis and Mattes and the launch of their Norwegian-German project at Forskning.no

September 27, 2016 Oslo, National Library   Lectures by Michael Custodis and Arnulf Mattes about “War and Politics in Norway, 1940-45” and a panel discussion with Rolf Hobson, Tom Kristiansen and Tore Helseth

September 26, 2016 Bergen, Public Library   Lectures by Michael Custodis and Arnulf Mattes about “War and Politics in Norway, 1940-45” and a panel discussion with Lorentz Reitan and Sigurd Sandmo

September 14, 2016 Mainz   Papers at the Conference of the German Musicological Society (Gesellschaft für Musikforschung), September 14, 2016 in Mainz: Michael Custodis “Blinde Flecken. Grundzüge der norwegischen Musikhistoriografie nach 1945”, Arnulf Mattes „Das Musikerbe – Musikarven, Grieg-Institut und andere Formen der Förderung norwegischer Musikkultur“