III Jornades Professionals per a cordes de Mallorca
Lecture by Jordi Alomar
August 21st, 2020 - 18:00
PALMA: Music School Ireneu Segarra
7è Festival Nits Clàssiques de la Tramuntana
The Economics of the live arts
The performing arts and music pose, from their operation in economic terms, problems and particularities that question the patterns of classical economics. Knowing these specificities by professionals active in the field of live arts can help to better understand the operation of professional careers, as well as devise and develop viable projects on the medium and long run.
Musicologist, musician and cultural manager. Researcher in the CECUPS research group at the University of Barcelona in sociology of music, he combines research with independent cultural management. He has been an associate professor at the Conservatory of Music of the Balearic Islands between 2008 and 2012, as well as the Cultural Activities Service of the University of the Balearic Islands and the School of Musical Studies Taller de Músics. He has been the artistic director of the contemporary music festival International Meeting of Composers between 2009 and 2012.
As a cultural manager and musicologist, he works for different projects at L'Auditori de Barcelona and Arts Santa Mònica, among others. He has been the director of IF Barcelona, the Biennial of Visual Theater and Figures of Catalonia since 2015. He has been a member of the teaching staff of the Department of Production and Management of the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya since the 2019-2020 academic year.