The World of Possibility in the Music Classroom

Professor Juan Ignacio Pozo will speak about Acquisition of Musical Knowledge: Constructivism and Embodiment.


Time: The 29th September at 10 am to 4 pm

Place: Sonore Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki

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ArtsEqual Research Panel – The World of Possibility in the Music Classroom: Constructivism and Embodiment as Student-Centered Approaches to Learning


10:00 – 11:00: Keynote: Prof. Juan Ignacio Pozo (Chair: Prof. Heidi Westerlund): ‘Acquisition of Musical Knowledge: Constructivism and Embodiment’

11:00 – 11:30: Questions-Discussion

11:30 – 12:30: Lunch

12:30 – 13:00: Lecture: Prof. Puy Pérez-Echeverría (Chair: Prof. Marja-Leena Juntunen): ‘Acquisition of External Representational Systems (music scores)’

13:00 – 13:30: Lecture: Prof. Marja-Leena Juntunen (Chair: Dr. Guadalupe López-Íñiguez): ‘Embodiment in Music Teaching and Learning’

13:30 – 14:00: Coffee break

14:00 – 14:30: Lecture: Prof. Eeva Anttila (Chair: Dr. Cecilia Björk): 'Dance as Embodied Learning'

14:30 – 14:45: Rush: Dr. Guadalupe López-Íñiguez (Chair: Prof. Marja-Leena Juntunen): ‘Constructivist Self-Regulated Music Learning’

14:45 – 15:00: Rush: Dr. Cecilia Björk (Chair: Dr. Guadalupe López-Íñiguez): ‘Fallacies of ‘Student-Centeredness’ in Music Education’

15:00 – 16:00: Round table and questions (Chair: Dr. Guadalupe López-Íñiguez)

16:00: Wine reception

More info: tuula.jaskelainen@uniarts.fi