Meet the Polar Music Prize Laureates 2018

Jun 13 2018 17:00 - 18:30

Kungl. Musikhögskolan, Kungasalen, Valhallavägen 105, 115 51 Stockholm


MEET THE LAUREATES of the POLAR MUSIC PRIZE 2018

Dr AHMAD SARMAST (Afghanistan National Institute of Music) and LARS ULRICH (Metallica).

The Laureates of the 2018 Polar Music Prizes will do live, onstage interviews at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm.

Dr Ahmad Sarmast, founder of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) will be interviewed by Swedish journalist and Afghanistan expert Lasse Bengtsson.

Lars Ulrich, drummer and founding member of Metallica, will be interviewed by Jan Gradvall.

MEET THE LAUREATES is part of a complete conference program presented by the Polar Music Prize. The all day programme also includes Polar TALKS and Polar TECH. Tickets are sold separately for each conference and a day pass is available as well.

Students from the Royal College of Music will perform Polar Music Prize inspired music live throughout the day.

All panels, talks and interviews will be held in English.

PROGRAMME
09.00 Doors open for registration and coffee

10.00 - 13.00 POLAR TECH
Music & Tech curated by Lisa Lindström and Anna Ryott

14.00 - 16.15 POLAR TALKS
The Power of Music, curated by Alfons Karabuda and the Polar Music Prize

17.00 - 18.30 MEET THE LAUREATES

Dr Ahmad Sarmast, founder of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) will be interviewed by Lasse Bengtsson.

Lars Ulrich, drummer of Metallica, will be interviewed by Jan Gradvall.

Polar Talks & Tech are presented by the Polar Music Prize in collaboration with the Royal College of Music (Kungl. Musikhögskolan) and Stockholm Invest.

Meet the Laureates

SEK 230.00