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Domenico Staiti

Associate Professor

Department of the Arts

Academic discipline: L-ART/08 Ethnomusicolgy

Director of Second Cycle Degree of Music and Theatre Studies

Curriculum vitae

Researcher unique identifier (ORCID ID): 0000-0003-1261-7297

  • EDUCATION

    1989 PhD

    Faculty of Letters and Philosophy/ Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    1984 Master

    Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

  • CURRENT POSITION

     

  • 2019 - Professor

  • 2005 – 2019 Associate Professor

    Department of Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    2011 earned the title of “Professeur des Universités” in France.

    2014 earned the title of “Professore ordinario” in Italy.

  • PREVIOUS POSITIONS

    1993 – 2005 Researcher

    Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

  • FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

    1990-1991 Fellowship at Villa I Tatti “Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies”, Harvard University, Florence, Italy.

    1992-1993 Post-doctoral Fellowship, University of Bologna, Italy

  • TEACHING ACTIVITIES

    1995-2016 Professor – Organology, University of Bologna, Italy

    1999 Professor – Organology, University of Innsbruck, Austria

    2004-today Professor – Ethnomusicology and Organology, University of Bologna, Italy

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    Scientific associations:

    International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM)

    Associazione Docenti Universitari Italiani di Musica (ADUIM)

    Gypsy Lore Society

    Associazione Il Saggiatore Musicale

    Editorial boards, direction of journals and book series:

    Il Saggiatore musicale: from 1994 Secretary, from 2002 to 2013 Scientific committee, from 2014 up today Consultant committee.

    Africa e Mediterraneo: from 1998 to 2005 Scientific committee.

    Book serie “Alia musica”, Libreria Musicale Italiana, Lucca: director, from 2004 with Febo Guizzi, from 2015 up today alone.

    Die Musik in Gescichte und Gegenwart: Scientific committee, from 2014 up today.

    Book serie DAR-Dipartimento delle Arti, Bononia University Press:Scientific committee, from 2018 up today.

    Book serie “Suoni e Culture”, Museo Internazionale delle marionette Antonio Pasqualino: Scientific committee, from 2016 up today.

    Etnografie sonore/Sound Ethnographies: from 2018 co-director (with Giorgio Adamo and Sergio Bonanzinga).

    Polifonie: from 2019 Scientific committee.

    Italian Committee, International Council for Traditional Music: president, from 2018.

    Study groups:

    Study Group on Musical Iconography, International Council of Traditional Music: member, from foundation.

    Study Group on Folk Musical Instruments, International Council of Traditional Music: member, 1988-1992.

    Study Group on Visual Ethnomusicology, International Council of Traditional Music: member, from foundation.

    Study group on Music, Gender, and Sexuality, International Council of Traditional Music: member, from 2019.

    Chair of the Interdepartemental Study group “Musica, rito e attraversamenti di genere”, Unibo.

    Chair of the Interdepartemental Study group “Ricerche sull'impatto socio-culturale dell'immigrazione nei piccoli centri”, Dipartimento delle Arti, Unibo.

    Co-chair (with Marco Santoro) of the Interdepartemental Study group “Confini e attraversamenti nelle arti”, Dipartimento delle Arti, Unibo.

    Attività istituzionali:

  • ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

    1997-2016 from I (1997) to XX (2016) Congress of Musicology, Il Saggiatore Musicale / University of Bologna, Italy

    2001 “Musical Iconography: Myth and History”, University of Bologna, Italy, in collaboration with “Il Saggiatore musicale” and the International Council for Traditional Music

    2008 International Conference “From field research to concert”, 12 participants / University of Bologna, Italy

  • INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

    1996-2009 Member of the Faculty Committee (Giunta di Dipartimento), Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    1997-2001 Member of the CIMES (Departmental Center for Applied Research) Board, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    2002-2004 Member of the “La Soffitta” (Departmental Center for Applied Research) Board, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    2002-2004 Director of the Laboratory of Music and Performing Arts (Theatre, Auditorium, Cinema, Assembly Hall), Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    2005-2009 Member of the CIMES (Departmental Center for Applied Research) Board, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy / Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

    2004-2016 Graduate Student Advisor, Department of Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

  • COMMISSIONS OF TRUST

    2007-2016 Scientific Evaluation, “Progetti di ricerca di interesse nazionale” (PRIN), Ministry of Research and University, Italy

    2007-2016 Scientific Evaluation, Agence Nationale de la Recherche de France

    2008-2011 Evaluation of scientific journals, International Committee “ERIH” (“European Reference Index for the Humanities”), European Science Foundation, sector “Musicology”

    1998-2005 Editorial Board, Africa e Mediterraneo

    2002-2014 Directory Board, Il Saggiatore Musicale

    2004-2016 Directory Board, book series Alia Musica, Libreria Musicale Italiana, Lucca

    2014-2016 Editorial Board, Die Musik in Gescichte und Gegenwart

  • MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

    Member, Gypsy Lore Society

    Member, International Council of Traditional Music

    Member, ADUIM (Associazione Docenti Universitari Italiani di Musica)

    Member, Il Saggiatore Musicale

  • LEADER OF RESEARCH EXPEDITIONS

    2005 Fieldwork in Kosovo, Macedonia and Greece, Music of Roma women and effeminate men, granted by the Festival Suoni dal mondo, Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy, 70 days

    2006 Fieldwork in Kosovo, Music of Roma women and effeminate men, granted by the Festival Suoni dal mondo, Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy, 50 days

    2007 Fieldwork in Kosovo and Macedonia, Music of Roma woman and effeminate men, granted by the Festival Suoni dal mondo, Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy, 60 days

    2008 Fieldwork in Kosovo, Music of Roma women and effeminate men, granted by the Festival Suoni dal mondo, Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Italy, 70 days

    2009-2010 Fieldwork in Kosovo and Macedonia, Music of Roma women and effeminate men, granted by the Ministry of Research and University, Italy, Programmi di ricerca scientifica di rilevante interesse nazionale (PRIN), Music, disguise, inversion in the oral and written musical traditions, 60 days (2009) + 60 days (2010)

    2011 Fieldwork in Kosovo and Macedonia, Music of Roma women and effeminate men, granted by the Ministry of Research and University, Italy, Programmi di ricerca scientifica di rilevante interesse nazionale (PRIN), Processi di trasformazione nelle musiche di tradizione orale dal 1900 ad oggi: Ricerche storiche e indagini sulle pratiche musicali contemporanee, 60 days (2011) + 60 days (2012)

    2012 Fieldwork in Morocco, Music and rituals of women and effeminate men, granted by the Ministry of Research and University, Italy, Programmi di ricerca scientifica di rilevante interesse nazionale (PRIN), Processi di trasformazione nelle musiche di tradizione orale dal 1900 ad oggi: Ricerche storiche e indagini sulle pratiche musicali contemporanee, 16 days

    2013-2016 Fieldwork in Morocco and coordination of the international research group, Music and rituals of women and effeminate men, granted by DRUM (Disguise Ritual Music), FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IRSES, 130 days (2013) + 233 days (2014) + 60 days (2015) + 60 days (2016)

  • ARTISTIC DIRECTIONS

2004-2013 Art Director, Music Festival Suoni dal mondo, CIMES, (Departmental Center for Applied Research), Department of Music and Performing Arts, University of Bologna, Ita

  • ONGOING GRANTS

Progetti finanziati, nazionali e internazionali:

Patrimoni culturali (s)velati. Il ruolo di uomini effeminati, travestiti e transessuali nella musica e nel rito in area mediterranea, tra marginalità e centralità. AlmaIdea, Università di Bologna. Progetto primo classificato in ateneo. Periodo: 2018-2019. Ruolo: Project Leader e Principal Investigator. Importo finanziato: 20.000 €.

DRUM (Disguise Ritual Music). FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IRSES

ProjectID 318942. Periodo: 2013-2016 . Ruolo: Project Leader e Principal Investigator. Importo finanziato: 326.800 €.

Processi di trasformazione nelle musiche di tradizione orale dal 1900 ad oggi. Ricerche storiche e indagini sulle pratiche musicali contemporanee. Ministero dell’istruzione dell’Università e della Ricerca, Programmi di ricerca scientifica di rilevante interesse nazionale (PRIN). Periodo: 2010-2011. Ruolo: Principal Investigator. Importo finanziato: 259.000 €.

Musica e giovani a Bologna tra consapevolezza e memoria. Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e Ravenna. Periodo: 2011-2012. Ruolo: Project Leader. Importo finanziato: 20.000 €.

Music, disguise, inversion in the oral and written musical traditions. Ministero dell’istruzione dell’università e della ricerca, Programmi di ricerca scientifica di rilevante interesse nazionale (PRIN). Periodo: 2008/2010. Ruolo: Project Leader e Principal Investigator. Importo finanziato: 62.000 €.

Festival Suoni dal Mondo. Culture Programme 2007-2013. Support for organisation active at European level in the field of culture. Grant Agreement n. 2008-0227/001-001 CTU CTORGA. Periodo: 01/01/2008-31/12/2008. Ruolo: Project Leader. Importo finanziato: 88.020 €.