There are many misunderstandings about autism and people with this disorder frequently have to deal with all kinds of assumptions and prejudice. Today, 2 April, is World Autism Awareness Day and a good occasion for us to reflect on autism and studying. Because what exactly is autism? And what challenges may students with autism encounter during their studies?
Motel Mozaïque (MOMO) and Codarts Rotterdam are joining forces for the first time this edition of the festival with, among other things, a programme of up-and-coming bands at Plaza Mozaïque. In addition, there are also some performances at MOMO that were the result of our last cross-over project week Incubator.
How to improve active listening to classical music – and to each other? It is the core question in a special research project of Codarts Rotterdam, the Erasmus University Rotterdam, Technical University Delft, and the Willem the Kooning Academy. Especially for this research the listening game Listening Space was developed. It allows participants to extend their skills, or even discover new ways of listening, by performing playful listening tasks.
On Sunday 24 March 2019, the sextet We Are 6 have won the Erasmus Jazz Prijs 2019. The award for Best Jazz Band of Codarts Rotterdam comes with a cheque for €2,500 from main sponsor Nedspice.
Meet the team around the artist! Our Student Life speech therapist: "It is a privilege and a challenge to work together with so many singing teachers of different styles and to help students to discover, develop and take good care of their voices."
Meet our students! Ebba Åsman (20): "My instrument was larger than I was at the time, ha ha. "
Twice a year students of Codarts participate in a (cross over) Project Week. They are intensively involved with specific aspects of their own subject and learn to broaden their artistic boundaries by, for example, working closely with students from other disciplines. The week ends with performances. What's on this Project Week?
Queen Máxima, as honorary chairman of Méér Muziek in de Klas, witnessed the signing of the local music education cooperation convenant in Zeeland on 20 February this year. Codarts is one of its partners and has also signed this covenant.