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News

Kate I. Hansen’s String Quartet ’Slesvig’: First Performance in the Home Region of the Composer’s Ancestors

After the successful Danish premiere in Copenhagen in June 2018, Kate I. Hansen’s composition will feature in a concert in Dybbøl Kirke on 24 October as part of the celebrations to commemorate the centenary of the plebiscite that resulted in (northern) Slesvig becoming part of Denmark.

For details, please see  https://www.dybboelkirke.dk/event/6082161

Forthcoming Lecture in Tokyo (in Japanese)

WHERE?

東京大学史料編纂所主催の国際研究集会「近代修史事業と史料集編纂の150年」を開催いたします(2019年11月8日(金)、14:00~17:20、東京大学史料編纂所 大会議室)。参加費:無料、事前申込はこちら

Lecture

20回国際日本学シンポジウム 

平成3077日(土)~8日(日)

【開催場所】お茶の水女子大学(東京都文京区)

 【全体テーマ】

変革と継承の明治文化

―地域/都市からみた文化形成―

1日目】77日(土)午後のみ

テーマ「地域からみた文化形成」

基調講演  マーガレット・メール氏 (コペンハーゲン大学)

2日目】78日(日)

テーマ「都市からみた文化形成」

基調講演  鈴木淳氏 (東京大学)

 

 

Fire nationer og en strygekvartet – Kate Ingeborg Hansens ‘Slesvig’ (1929): Dansk uropførelse

Four Nations and a String Quartet – Kate Ingeborg Hansen’s ‘Slesvig’ (1929): Danish Premiere

(På dansk her)         (FLYER)

Programme: Introduction to K.I. Hansen’s work (in Danish) by Margaret Mehl (Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen); performance of Kate I. Hansen’s ‘Slesvig’ (Danish premiere) and Antonín Dvořák’s string quartet no. 12 F major, the ‘American’ (1893).

Performed by members Copenhagen Phil:

Yuko Yasui, violin
Jeanine Markley, violin
Eva Katrine Dalsgaard, viola
Wiebke Vestergaard, violincello

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 8:00 p.m. @ Reformed Church (Den Reformerte Kirke), Gothersgade 109, 1123 Copenhagen

Free entry

With support from  TOYOTA-FONDEN

Coming soon: e-book formats of History and the State in Nineteenth-Century Japan!

History and the State in Nineteenth-Century JapanHistory and the State in Nineteenth-Century Japan will be available both for Kindle and as e-pub from 7 May.

歴史と国家 : 19世紀日本のナショナル・アイデンティティと学問 — 11月20日発売!

The Japanese translation of  History and the State in Nineteenth-Century Japan: The World, the Nation and the Search for a Modern Past is out and goes on sale next week.

歴史と国家

My author’s copies arrived a few days ago.

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