Holger Schulze

Holger Schulze is a musicologist at the University of Copenhagen and principal investigator at the Sound Studies Lab. His research moves between a cultural history of the senses, sound in popular culture and the anthropology of media. Among others, he writes for Merkur, Seismograf and Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, his recent publications include The Bloomsbury Handbook of the Anthropology of Sound (2021), Sonic Fiction (2020) and The Sonic Persona (2018).

As of January 2022


On Music

How to Do Things with Sound

An Evening on Sonic Fiction in the Arts and Activism

Reading, panel, concert

Mar 3, 2022

100 Years of Beat

The Amen Break: 1 Drumroll in 2.500 tracks

With Nate Harrison, Christine Lang, André Luth, Jens Gerrit Papenburg, moderated by Holger Schulze, musical intervention: DJ DSL


Apr 28, 2018

Singing the War

Panel III: Lament and Glory

With Detlef Diederichsen, Milo Rau, Silke Wenzel, Moderation: Holger Schulze


Jan 17, 2016

Alle Veranstaltungen

Singing the War

Panel II: Killing with Sound

Andreas Ammer, Victor Gama, Tore Tvarnø Lind, Yassin Musharbash, Moderation: Holger Schulze


Jan 16, 2016

Singing the War

Panel I: Fomenting Hatred

Yuri Landman, Cornelia Nuxoll, Jonas Otterbeck, Moderation: Holger Schulze


Jan 15, 2016

Stupid Music

Our Stupid Music Culture

with Detlef Diederichsen (HKW, Berlin), Justus Köhncke (musician, Berlin), Jens Gerrit Papenburg (musicologist, Berlin), Moderation: Holger Schulze (Leuphana, Lüneburg)


May 11, 2014

Stupid Music

The Fear of Flight

With Markus Bongartz (composer, Berlin), Andreas Dorschel (music historian, Graz), Reinhold Friedl (musician, Berlin), Simon Grab (musician, Zurich), moderated by: Holger Schulze (Leuphana, Lüneburg)


May 10, 2014

Evil Music (Böse Musik)

Böse Schwingungen – Mean Oscillations

With Silke Wenzel, Julia Meier, Anke Eckardt, Ralf Hoyer, Moderation: Holger Schulze


Oct 25, 2013

Unhuman Music (Unmenschliche Musik)

David Cope, Detlef Diederichsen, Holger Schulze

Artist talk

Feb 21, 2013