S·P·I·N - Study Platform on Interlocking Nationalisms

SpInTime Mappings to include “musical mobility”

Funded by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, a project on “National Music” is being developed at the University of Amsterdam in close collaboration with SPIN. The SPIN website will include a a variety of materials on musical nationalism.

This will include:

A selection of musical criticism and composers’ writings on "national identity in classical music";
A repertory of compositions on national themes by 50 prominent 19th-century composers;
SpInTime maps of “musical mobility”, tracing the travels of composers and virtuosi across Europe.

Click here for a first sample.