Output

Publications

  • "The role and function of jazz competitions in Belgium, 1932–39," Popular Music (forthcoming)

  • "Een robijnen viering: Veertig jaar Jazz Hoeilaart en B-Jazz International Contest," program brochure for the 2019 B-Jazz International Contest (2019)

Presentations

  • "'For Horses, Not For Artists': Meaning and Value in International Jazz Contests" at the Jazz Education Network conference (2020, New Orleans)

  • "Een robijnen viering: Veertig jaar Jazz Hoeilaart en B-Jazz International Contest" at the opening reception for the 2019 B-Jazz International Contest (2019, Leuven)

  • "Meaning and Value in Music Competitions: A Case Study of Two International Jazz Contests" at the 6th Rhythm Changes conference (2019, Graz)

  • "Documenting Jazz Trough Music Competitions: A Belgian Case Study" at the 1st Documenting Jazz conference (2019, Dublin)

Other

  • Co-curator exposition "It was forty years ago today," OPEK Leuven (2019)


This project is funded by the Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO) under the project number 208720N.

It is hosted by the University of Antwerp (Belgium) within the Media, Policy, and Culture research group, and runs from 2019 to 2022.

The exposition catalogue of "It was forty years ago today," OPEK Leuven (2019)

"Een robijnen viering: Veertig jaar Jazz Hoeilaart en B-Jazz International Contest," program brochure for the 2019 B-Jazz International Contest (2019)

Special thanks to Pablo Smet (B-Jazz) and Jan Dewilde (Antwerp Conservatoire Library).