Susanna Leijonhufvud
Susanna Leijonhufvud

Susanna Leijonhufvud

Postdoctoral position
Luleå University of Technology
Music Education
Music and dance, KKL Music, Media and Theatre
Department of Arts, Communication and Education

I finished my doctoral degree at Musikhögskolan, Luleå University of Technology with the dissertation Liquid Streaming - the Spotify Way to Music, February 9, 2018.

Further I have a licentiate degree from Royal College of Music in Stockholm with the thesis Experience of Singing – a musically vocal confirmation of my existence in the world. A phenomenological investigation from a first-person perspective, 2011.

Member of the Mirac board since 2018, Music-focused Interdisciplinary Research and Analysis Center, www.mirac.se

Participating as a researcher in the interdisciplinary research project Evolving Bildung in the nexus of streaming services, art and users - Spotify as a case, affiliated to Luleå University of Technology and financed by Wallenbergstiftelsen.

Work at the Musikhögskolan in Piteå as well as at Royal College of Music in Stockholm.

Responsible for developing the Assessment support for music in Swedish Compulsory Schools in 2012, financed by Skolverket. 

I have also an interest in music and philosophy and have published some articles and book chapters on the topic of time in music and the possibilities for art as music to emanate in music educational context.

Publications

Doctoral thesis, monograph

Liquid Streaming (2018)

The Spotify Way To Music
Leijonhufvud. S
Conference paper

The Sound of Streamed Music (2018)

Leijonhufvud. S, Allan. J
Paper presented at : 24th Nordic Network for Research in Music Education, in Oslo, 12-15 februari 2018
Conference paper

Evolving Bildung in the Nexus of Streaming Services, Art andUsers (2017)

Spotify as a Case
Ferm-Almqvist. C, Ekberg. N, Leijonhufvud. S, Allan. J, Burkhart. P
Paper presented at : Femtonde nationella musikforskningskonferensen Musikforskning idag!, Piteå, 12-14 juni 2017
Conference paper

Liquid streaming  (2017)

an actor-network analysis of streamed music with the case of Spotify  
Leijonhufvud. S
Paper presented at : Femtonde nationella musikforskningskonferensen Musikforskning idag!, Piteå, 12-14 juni 2017