Early jew’s harps in China and Mongolia
Musical function and cultural significance. Documentation and interpretation of the early sources to jew’s harps in China and Mongolia. Travel grant from The Institute for Comparative Research in Human Culture (Norway).
Music, organised sound, meaning and classification
Ongoing project about methodology and theory, exploring basic questions around the meaning of sound in the past.
Ringing stones, Norway and Scandinavia
Inventory project, in collaboration with Cajsa S. Lund.
Musical instruments and sound tools. Book for children
Grant from The Norwegian Non-fiction Writers And Translators Association.
This project studies animal bells, based on archaeology and ethnography, including modern uses of bells among supporters of cross-country skiing and handball.
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