„Doctors in Performance“ POSTPONED to 1–3 September 2021

With deep regret and after due consideration regarding the global health and travel situation we have decided to postpone this year’s programme of the conference „Doctors in Performance“ to 1–3 September 2021. Please consult the Call for Abstracts for updates on the timeframe and programme. We look forward to see you all at the future conference.  

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused and we thank you for your understanding and patience. We hope that you and yours are keeping safe and healthy during these uncertain times!

About “Doctors in Performance”

The Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre is pleased to announce that the 4th festival conference “Doctors in Performance” will take place on September 1-3, 2021 in Tallinn, Estonia. The conference will be held at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre. The purpose of the festival conference is to give doctoral students (music) and young researchers with PhD/Doc.Mus. degrees the possibility to present their creative research projects through performance of musical works, improvisations, and/or presentation and discussion of research topics. The following session formats will be offered: recital, lecture-recital, paper.

The 1st festival conference “Doctors in Performance” took place in 2014 in Helsinki. Since then biennial festival conferences have been held in Dublin and Vilnius.
Past editions of DIP




DIP steering

Dr. Anu Vehviläinen (University of the Arts Helsinki–Sibelius Academy)
Dr. Markus Kuikka (University of the Arts Helsinki–Sibelius Academy)
Dr. Denise Neary (Royal Irish Academy of Music)
Dr. Lina Navickaitė-Martinelli (Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre)
Dr. Sarah Callis (Royal Academy of Music)

DIP 2021 organising
committee (EAMT)

Prof. Kristel Pappel, PhD
Prof. Marje Lohuaru
Prof. Allan Vurma, PhD
Aleksandra Dolgopolova, assistant

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