Students

Position

Ariel Oleynikov

Ariel is the Managing Editor of Critical Studies in Improvisation/Études critiques en improvisation, the journal under the purview of IICSI. She has formerly worked with IICSI as an assistant during the Play Who You Are music summer camp and was excited to return to the institute in a new role. She is currently a third…

Julia Ulehla

Julia is a vocalist and actress who is currently a PhD candidate in ethnomusicology at the UBC School of Music and a Killam Doctoral Fellow, as well as a participant in the Public Scholars Initiative. Julia spent the summer doing research and performing in Moravia and the Czech republic, along with her husband-collaborator, guitarist Aram Bajakian. On October 15, 2016,…

Daniel Hawkins

Daniel Hawkins is a MA student at MUN. Daniel is a fine cellist and improviser whose thesis explores the politics of using notation in traditional music. He is also an active session player.  In November 2015 he presented his research at the national conference of the Society for Ethnomusicology at the University of Texas, Austin. …