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Book presentation on AlbaNova Festival – Alden Biesen (B)

Posted on 14/07/2014 19:37

On 29th July, Musica organised AlbaNova, the new midsummer festival for artistic creation and musical heritage in Alden Biesen (BE). Tonal Tools was presented to the public in the somewhat informal context of a music café.   Radio presenter Jan Hautekiet talked to Ewald Demeyere, Luc Ponet, Maarten Lingier and author Lieven Strobbe about the benefits of idiomatic improvisation and...

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Musi’X in dialogue with Lieven Strobbe

Posted on 07/05/2014 17:07

On the 6th of May in Ghent author Lieven Strobbe introduced Tonal Tools to teachers involved in Musi’X, a pilot project of the Flemish Part-time Music Education (DKO).   http://www.dekunstpiloten.be/musix/home

Workshop series Tonal Tools in Mechelen (B)

Posted on 03/04/2014 15:43

From January to March 2014 no less than 24 piano teachers attended 5 introductory workshops to Tonal Tools at the Mechelen Conservatory. Sessions led by Ewald Demeyere (baroque music), Tobias Cramm (classical music), Anthony Romaniuk (romantic music), Jeroen Malaise (jazz and pop), Lieven Strobbe (didactic approaches for beginner, intermediate and advanced level).

Release of the Tonal Tools app

Posted on 03/12/2013 16:43

The app Tonal Tools version 1.0 has been released and is available on the Appstore (iOS) and Google Playstore (Android).

Muziekpedagogiek in beweging: onderzoek als motor voor onderwijsinnovatie

Posted on 01/10/2013 23:42

In October 2013 Lieven Strobbe and Hans Van Regenmortel contributed to a new publication on music education, edited by Thomas De Baets (Luca School of Arts Leuven) and Luc Nijs (Ghent University). The article De Muziekleraar en zijn vakmanschap (only available in Dutch) is an argument in favour of a more creative approach in music education.   Buy book