Sanja Majer-Bobetko,

Date of birth:

  • 03/07/1952

Place of birth:

  • Zagreb

Addresses:

  • Office: Opatička 18, 10000 Zagreb
  • Private: Unska 2a, 10000 Zagreb

Phones:

  • Phone +385(0)16171201
  • Phone +385(0)14895320

Emails:

Academic titles:

  • doctor of Science

Institutions:

  • senior scientist - Institute for the History of Croatian Literature, Theatre and Music, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (2010. - ...)

 

Education: 1975 graduated musicology (Zagreb Music Academy) and Russian language (Zagreb Faculty of Philosophy); 1978 master's degree in musicology (Zagreb Music Academy); 1991 PhD (the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University in Zagreb)
Training: 1979 Salzburg Seminar in American Studies, session "Musical Ideas and Musical Institutions"
Employments: 1975-77 teacher of music, Grammar school; 1977-93 research assistant-musicologist, Zagreb Music Academy, Library; since 1993 The Division for the History of Croatian Music of the Institute for the History of Croatian Literature, Theatre and Music, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Projects: 1996-2014 leader of the project Croatian Music Historiography till 1945; researcher on the projects: 1980-1991 Fundamental Research for the History of Croatian Music; 1992-1996 Croatian Music Terminology; 2008-2010 Tradition of Glagolitic Singing – Comparisons; since 2017 Networking through music: changes of paradigms in the “long 19th century” – from Luka Sorkočević to Franjo Ks. Kuhač (NETMUS19)
Research Fields: music criticism, aesthetics and historiography in the 19th century and in the first half of the 20th century
Symposia: participated at ca 60 scientific meetings in Croatia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria Denmark, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania,United Kingdom, the USA
Author's work: the author of four books, about 170 research an expert articles published in Croatia and abroad, and more than 120 articles in Croatian and international encyclopaedias and lexicons
Editorial work: 2006-2015 editor in chief of the journal Arti musices (since 1996 on the editorial board); since 1999 on the editorial board of the journal Gitara; 1999-2000 of the journal Vijenac; 2006 and 2009 guest editor of the journal Republika; 1994 edited the first critical edition of Vjenceslav Novak's History of Music; edited four books of proceedings
Teaching: 1981-1994 lecturer at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University in Zagreb
Other: 1990-2007 president of Croatian RILM Committee
Membership: Croatian Musicological Society (2004-2010, and since 2015 vice-president), Croatian Composers Association, section of musicologists and music writers, Croatian Music Institute, Matrix croatica
Awards: 1975 "Franjo Kuhač" Award of Croatian Music Institute; 2008 and 2010 „Dragan Plamenac“ Award of Croatian Musicological Society

 

 


updated: 05/30/17
updated: 10/01/10
edited by: D. Torbica