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Robert Schenck awarded prize

Robert Schenck, Advisor to the ICON project (and previously Creative Director) was awarded the annual pedagogical prize by the Dean of the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts at the Doctoral Conferment Ceremonies at the University of Gothenburg – Academy of Music & Drama in October 2014.

Among many other things, Robert has initiated new forms of group teaching at the Academy, authored a methods book for instrumental teachers, and established long-lasting collaborations with several institutions abroad (including through the ICON project).

The nomination recognised Robert’s work as a Creative Director of ICON and his practice-based research concerning coaching approaches to teaching which has played a central role in this context.


  1. Congratulations – very much deserved!

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