september 27 - 28 - 29 cais do sodré, lisboa


Sydney Schelvis (NL)

- Melkweg Amsterdam

Sydney Schelvis is a Dutch musicologist, currently working on his PhD project about movement on and beyond the drum ‘n bass dance floor as a catalyst for changes in urban dynamics. He obtained his BA Musicology, MA Musicology and MA Art Studies at the University of Amsterdam, where he currently works as a teacher in musicology and recently founded Amsterdance: the Amsterdam Electronic Dance Music Research Group.

Additionally, he is actively involved in Amsterdam nightlife, most notably as assistant music programmer at Melkweg. This iconic downtown venue, a member of Liveurope, features 1.000+ productions with 500.000+ guests per year. Schelvis assists in booking concerts at any end of the genre spectrum.

Events with this Speaker

Thursday, 28 September – 14:00 – 15:30The bookers’ roundtable: what are they listening to and programming?Main Hall – Hub Criativo do BeatoEvent Type :Music IndustryPTRoundtable

Wednesday, 27 September – 17:00 – 18:00Why measure the impact of the night as cultural heritage, and how can we do it?Talks Room 3 – Hub Criativo do BeatoEvent Type :ENGNighttime EconomyRoundtable

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