Saami Music Seminar

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Seminar: Experiences on the Revitalisation and Modernizing of Saami Music

Organizers: University of Oulu, The Giellagas Institute and
Universitet i Tromsø, Project: “Og opp steg en tøylesløs joik”
Joik i bevegelse mellom tradisjon og modernitet

Date: 22.11.2016, 8.30-15.00
Location: SÄ111, University of Oulu, Finland

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Session 1 (8-10)

8.15-8.30 Opening of the Seminar

8.30-9.00 Marko Jouste: A General View to the Revitalization and Modernizing of Saami Music

9.00-9.30 Krister Stoor: Yoiks from the Forest Sámi of Sweden - Storytelling and Singing as a Tool for Cultural Revitalization

9.30-10.00 Anna Lumikivi: Journey into Heritage: From Folklore Group Member to Skolt Saami Artist


Session 2 (13-15)

13.00-13.30 Laura Pieski: Becoming a Yoiker

13.30-14.00 Heli Huovinen: The Impact of Inari Saami Livđe on Language and Culture Revitalisation

14.00-14.30 Johán Máhtte Skum: Experiences of Working as a Yoiker and Musician in Norway

14.30-15.00 Mari Guttorm: Fifty Years of Saami Albums (in Northern Saami)

15.00-16.00 Coffee and Final Discussion


Welcome! Seminar is open for all!


(Korvaavuus: 1op kirjallisuutta 683506P Saamelaisten maailmankuvat ja taiteet)

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Last updated: 16.11.2016