The Vienna Music Business Research Days want to bring together scholars from all disciplines and interested music business professionals in Vienna every year in order to present their findings and exchange ideas about it.
Music business research is a new scientific approach at the intersection of economic, artistic, especially musical, cultural, social, legal, technological developments that aims at a better understanding of the creation/production, dissemination/distribution and reception/consumption of the cultural good music. It follows an inter-disciplinary research and teaching approach that is characterized by methodological diversity.
Please note: The submission of full papers for the 7th Vienna Music Business Research Days ends with August 31, 2016
Program of the 7th Vienna Music Business Research Days on
“Self-Management in the Digital Music Business”
Date: September 27–29, 2016
Program on September 27, 2016
Program on September 28, 2016
On the second conference day, music business and industry scholars will present their papers to demonstrate the broad range of music business research. Find the conference track program of Sep. 28th in pdf-format here.
Joseph Haydn-Hall in the main building of the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1, 1030 Vienna, Austria.
Registration fee: EUR 175.- early bird (until June 30, 2016) and EUR 220.- (after June 30, 2016)
For questions regarding the conference track please contact: Dagmar Abfalter (mailto: email@example.com)
Program on September 29, 2016
09.00-09.30: Welcome and opening address
09.30-10.15: Martin Lücke (Macromedia University of Applied Sciences, Berlin): “Career Centers at Music Universities – Best Practices”
10.15-11.15: Panel discussion “Career Centers at Music Universities – Best Practices”
Panelists: Angela Myles Beeching (Manhatten School of Music, author of “Beyond Talent: Creating a Successful Career in Music”, New York), Gretchen Amussen (L’Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Paris), Stefan Simon (Head of Career Center of the University for Music Detmold) moderated by Martin Lücke
11.45-12.45: Johannes Ripken (Northstar Connection, consultant of Universal Music Group book author, Kiel): “Organic Artist Development in the Digital Music Business Music”
14.00-15.00: Keynote by Stephen Power (music producer, e.g. Robbie Williams, Blur, Joe Cocker, Diana Ross, confirmed): “Self-Management in the Digital Music Business”
15.30-17.00: Panel discussion: “Self-Management in the Digital Music Business”
Panelists: with Imogen Heap (musician, London, invited), Stephen Power (music producer, London), Keith Harris (music manager, London), Johannes Ripken (music consultant, Kiel) moderated by Wolfgang Spahr (journalist, Billboard, invited)
17.00-17.15: Young Scholars’ Workshop Best Paper Award
20.00: Visit of a traditional Viennese Heurigen for full paying conference participants and invited guests
Institute for Cultural Management and Cultural Studies (IKM) and Institute for Music Sociology (IMS) of the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, Institute of Journalism and Communications Research (IJK) of University of Music, Drama and Media Hanover and International Association of Music Business Research
in cooperation with Waves Vienna Music Festival & Conference
Fifth Vienna Music Business Research Days 2014 on the Monetization of Music in the Digital Age
Fourth Vienna Music Business Research Days 2013 on the Future of Music Licensing
Third Vienna Music Business Research Days 2012 on New Music Distribution Models
First Vienna Music Business Research Days 2010 on Music File Sharing and Music Flatrate Models