Intermusic Center Norway


Name: Professor Kjell Skyllstad, Department of Music and Theatre, University of Oslo, Norway

Research in music and rehabilitation:

1992 - 1995 University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka -University of Oslo,Norway music research link project director

Study: Performing arts in traditional rituals of social rehabilitation: Riddi Yaga, Kohomba Kankariya, and Yak Tovil

Other studies in Asia: Traditional rituals in SEA: Nat pwe (Myanmar)

Tunggal Panaluan (Lake Toba, Sumatra). Ecology, Aesthetics and Ethnicity

Music and dance in threatened tribal societies of Sarawak, (Malaysia)


1989 - 92 National Concert Institute, Norway research

2000 - 2002 Workshops on Thai music and dance, Norway

Multicultural school project: The performing arts in ethnic conflict prevention

Editor: Intermusic Center

Cooperation with Thailand:

Area of research in Thailand: Manohra (Pattalung, Songkhla), Nang Talung

(Nakhon Si Thammarat), Khon (Bangkok), Nang Yai (Wat Photaram), Fon Lep

Music cooperation with Department of Thai Music, Chulalongkorn University:

1999 First Asian Multicultural Music Festival, Sri Lanka

2001 Thai exposition: Oslo University Museum of Cultural Heritage.

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