Introduction to the Volume: The Archaeology of Sound, Acoustics and Music

Gjermund Kolltveit, Riitta Rainio

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword / postscript


This book arose from an international symposium in Honour of Cajsa S. Lund that took place in 2016 at Linnaeus University’s Department of Music and Art, in Växjö, Sweden. The symposium was organized by Nordic music archaeologists Gjermund Kolltveit (Oslo) and Riitta Rainio (Helsinki), with Cornelius Holtorf and Karin Hallgren as local contributors at Linnaeus University. It was funded by the Swedish Research Council, the Nordic Culture Fund and Musik i Syd. The book is edited by Gjermund Kolltveit and Riitta Rainio, and published in Berlin by Ekho Verlag. The contributors are Cornelius Holtorf, Iain Morley, Catherine Homo-Lechner, Emiliano Li Castro, Rupert Till, Frances Gill, Annemies Tamboer, Graeme Lawson, Stefan Hagel, Timo Leisiö, Anders Söderberg, Dorota Popławska, Andrzej Janowski, Stanisław Mazurek, Simon Wyatt, Raquel Jiménez Pasalodos, Riitta Rainio, John Purser, Joachim Schween and Cajsa S. Lund.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Archaeology of Sound, Acoustics and Music : Studies in Honour of Cajsa S. Lund
EditorsGjermund Kolltveit, Riitta Rainio
Number of pages7
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherEkho verlag
Publication date2020
ISBN (Print)978-3-944415-39-0, 978-3-944415-10-9
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-944415-40-6
Publication statusPublished - 2020
MoE publication typeB2 Book chapter

Publication series

NamePublications of the ICTM Study Group on Music Archaeology
PublisherEkho Verlag
ISSN (Print)2198-039X

Fields of Science

  • 6131 Theatre, dance, music, other performing arts
  • Archaeomusicology
  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • Sound archaeology
  • Music archaeology
  • Archaeoacoustics

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