Conferences

  • ‘From Pacific resistance to pacific resistance : Expressions of Māʻohi-ness in contemporary Tahitian popular music’. Presented at the Australian Association for Pacific Studies Conference, Cairns, 1-3 April 2016
  • ‘Towards a Polynesian pianism: Dissemination of Tahitian polyrhythms and hīmene on the keyboard’. Presented at the Annual Student Symposium of the Musicological Society of Australia, Sydney Chapter, Seymour Centre, The University of Sydney, 5 September 2015.
  • ‘From ʻŌrero to Opera: Multi-musicality in Tahiti’. Presented at the Symposium ‘Competing Voices: The Status of Indigenous Languages in the French Pacific and Australia’, The University of Sydney, 25 May 2015.
  • ‘‘Ui no Fa‘aoe: insights into and from ethnomusicological composition’. Presented at the Australian Association for Pacific Studies Conference, Sydney, 22-26 April 2014, and at the Journées d’Etude of the Société Française d’Ethnomusicologie, Paris, 23-25 May 2014.
  • ‘Phoenix or Salamander? A fresh approach to transculturation in contemporary music in French Polynesia’. Presented at the Joint Conference of the Musicological Society of Australia & the New Zealand Musicological Society, Brisbane, 18-21 November 2013.
  • ‘Musical transculturation at the 11th Festival of Pacific Arts: A creative approach to the sustainability of tradition in Francophone Pacific Islands’. Presented at the 42nd International Council for Traditional Music World Conference, Shanghai, July 2013. Also presented at the Honours and Postgraduate Music Research Day, University of South Australia, Adelaide, November 2012.
  • ‘A structuralist approach to the study of hybrid music in the contemporary Francophone Pacific Islands’. Presented at the Graduate Symposium, Musicology Colloquium Series, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, May 2013.
  • ‘Transculturation musicale au 11ème Festival des Arts du Pacifique : une approche créative de la pérennité des traditions musicales dans les îles francophones du Pacifique’. Presented at the Journées Doctorales d’Ethnomusicologie, Université Paris-Sorbonne, October 2012.