• Choral conducting competences: Perceptions and priorities 

      Jansson, Dag; Døving, Erik; Elstad, Beate (Research Studies in Music Education;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Choral conducting is a complex and multi-faceted leader role. Leading music is a particular kind of leadership through the prominence of gestural communication, and it is a ubiquitous phenomenon across a variety of social ...
    • Choral conducting education: The lifelong entanglement of competence, identity and meaning 

      Jansson, Dag; Balsnes, Anne Haugland (Research Studies in Music Education;First Published April 8, 2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-04-08)
      Choral singing is one of the most widespread musical activities, and choral conductors work in a variety of social settings that involve every imaginable type of choir and musical genre. The conductor role draws on a number ...
    • From Artist to Manager—Working Conditions, Career Satisfaction, and Professional Identity among Graduated Arts Management Students 

      Elstad, Beate; Jansson, Dag (The Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society;Volume 50, 2020 - Issue 3, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-05-04)
      This paper examines the careers of artists and cultural workers who completed a one-year arts management graduate program. After the program, almost half of the participants were in positions with managerial responsibility, ...
    • From Artist to Manager—Working Conditions, Career Satisfaction, and Professional Identity among Graduated Arts Management Students 

      Elstad, Beate; Jansson, Dag (Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-05-04)
      This paper examines the careers of artists and cultural workers who completed a one-year arts management graduate program. After the program, almost half of the participants were in positions with managerial responsibility, ...
    • Korlederens kompetanse, utdanning og praksis – konturene av en meta-teori 

      Jansson, Dag; Balsnes, Anne Haugland (Journal for Research in Arts and Sports Education;Vol 4, No 1 (2020), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-07)
      Korsang har en fremtredende posisjon i Skandinavia. Alle de ulike korene som finnes – fra barnekor til seniorkor, fra hygge-kor til profesjonelle kor – trenger korledere. Korlederen må mestre et omfattende kompetansesett ...
    • Re-contextualising real-life learning to a university setting 

      Jansson, Dag (Teaching in Higher Education;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-05-19)
      The topic of this paper is the relocation of a proven learning mechanism in a real-life working situation to a university setting. The aim is to discuss to what degree the types of learning generated in the original setting ...
    • Taming The 'Alpha-Male' In The Space Between Art And Business 

      Jansson, Dag (Organizational Aesthetics;Volume 9, Issue 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Arts-based interventions may expand how team members and leaders understand their roles and impact. For an intervention to be useful, there needs to be a way for the aesthetic experience to translate back into the regular ...
    • Unfreezing identities: Exploring choral singing in the workplace 

      Jansson, Dag; Balsnes, Anne Haugland (International Journal of Community Music;8(2), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      The topic of this article is the emerging trend of singing at work. The discussion is based on case studies of singing interventions carried out at two different work places. Our phenomenological and hermeneutic approach ...
    • Universality and situatedness in educating choral conductors 

      Jansson, Dag; Elstad, Beate; Døving, Erik (Music Education Research;Volume 21, 2019 - Issue 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-06-14)
      The purpose of this study was to investigate a broad range of choral conductors’ views on competences needed in their own practice, and how education and experience have contributed to their current level of mastery. Choral ...
    • Usikkerhet i koronaens tid. En studie av kulturarbeidere med ulike tilknytningsformer til arbeidslivet 

      Elstad, Beate; Døving, Erik; Jansson, Dag (Søkelys på arbeidslivet;Årgang 37, nr. 4-2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-08)
      Kunst- og kulturfeltet ble hardt rammet av covid-19-pandemien. I en svært uoversiktlig situasjon i midten av april 2020 gjennomførte vi en undersøkelse blant medlemmene i Creo – Norges største interesseorganisasjon innen ...