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På Global Piano Day:
Olov Lindroth

Wednesday, March 29
Kl. 12:10 to 12:50
The Atrium, Teacher Education Building

A solo piano concert with Olov Lindroth, he will be playing folk music from all over Sweden and also improvising freely.

On this day Piano Day is being celebrated worldwide to pay tribute to those who play the piano, carry them around, build them, but primarily to all of you who listen to piano music! Since the piano has 88 keys, the year's 88th day is the Piano Day. Don’t miss out!

Promoting an equal festival scene in Sweden

Q & A with Elizabeth Rosenbrand, Musikens Makt

Thursday, March 30
Kl. 12:10 to 12:50
The atrium, Teacher Education Building

Makten över Musiken Umeå together with Culture on Campus invites to a Q & A (questions and answers) with Elisabeth Rosenbrand from the festival Musikens Makt in Lulea. Through the years, the festival has worked hard towards an inclusive and gender equal music scene. The festival has quickly grown and been hailed throughout Sweden for its high quality and ability to attract exciting acts to Luleå.

Hear her talk about how it is to arrange a pop festival in Luleå and how events and festivals can change society.

Moderator Hanna Kangassalo.


Thursday, April 27
Kl. 12:10 to 12:50
The Atrium, Teacher Education Building

Nine women from nine countries in a touching performance with the poetry of Tomas Tranströmer as a frame. The women read poetry fragments sometimes in Swedish, sometimes in their native language.

"The arrangement is of course brilliant.” Västerbottens-Kuriren

"We certainly wish that many will see this little masterpiece." Swedish  Radio P1

"Pretty strange to hear the poems being read in all these languages, first in Swedish and then in another seven languages. I sit there and my eyes fills up with tears." Kulturnytt, P1

Do not miss this!

Idea and artistic director Gunilla Samberg.

Maria Sveland

Wednesday May 24 - Canceled!

Ett flertal biljetter för olika arrangemang för Kultur på campus

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Contact Information

Project Manager
Jonas Ericson
Phone:+46 90-786 99 45
Mobile: +46 70-666 18 89

Project Administrator
Maria Hammarström
Mobile:+46 70-215 55 18

Visiting Address
University Liaison Building (Samverkanshuset),
Universitetstorget 4, lvl 4


Internal Partners

All four Faculties
All three Student Unions
Department for Human Resources and Organizational Development
Student Chaplains
Information Office
Print & Media
Teacher Education - Creative Studies
Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå School of Business (USBE)
Humlan Kamenski
Umeå Student Radio

External Partners

Umeå Theatre Association
Västerbottens Theatre
Umeå Film Festival
Film in Västerbotten
Bothnia Music
Culture in Health Care
MediaCenter- Västerbotten County
Din bok
Sámi Week
Jazz Festival
Folk Music Festival
Up Sweden
Umeå Open