Aalborg 2024 Conference

NOBU Aalborg 2024

Nordisk Orkesterbiblioteksunion is happy to extend a warm welcome to all MOLA colleagues and invite you to join your Nordic colleagues in Aalborg, Denmark for the NOBU 2024 conference on 10th and 11th October 2024. The conference will start on Thursday morning with the NOBU business meeting and other internal affairs for NOBU members only. After that, around 2 pm, everybody else is welcome to join all the different sessions and discussions. The conference will end on on Friday evening with a banquet.

Conference Fee

The conference fee is 2000 NOK and includes the conference sessions, coffee and snacks as well as the gala dinner (excluding drinks). The fee can be paid to NOBU’s bank account:
Nordisk Orkesterbiblioteksunion
IBAN: NO37 1503 0147 046

We are currently having technical issues with Paypal. Hopefully these will be resolved soon and you will be able to use Paypal to pay the conference fee.


Please register for the NOBU Aalborg 2024 conference by filling in the following form. Last day of registration is 9th September 2024. Please note that your registration is valid only after NOBU has received your conference fee payment.


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    Conference Program

    Updated 18th June 2024

    Thursday 10th October 2024
    9.30 Coffee and registration
    10.00 Conference Opening and Reports From Member Organisations (NOBU members only)
    12.00 Lunch
    13.30 NOBU Annual Meeting (NOBU members only)
    14.00 Henrik Engelbrecht: Opera in Copenhagen during the Danish Golden Age
    15.15 Coffee
    15.30 – 17.00 Tina Ringer Mogensen & Jacki Woodworth: Mental Health
    18.00 Visit in the Aalborg Symphony Orchestra library
    19.30 Concert in Musikkens hus, conductor Joshua Weilerstein
    Bartók: Violin Concerto (soloist: Nin Feng)
    Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique
    Friday 11th October 2024
    9.00 Breakout Sessions
    Ian Phillis: Bowing Routines
    Ilta Sipilä: GIMP
    Sebastian Djupsjöbacka: ScanTailor
    10.15 Coffee
    10.30 Steinar Yggeseth & Martin Nygård Jørgensen: Music Notation Software
    12.00 Lunch
    13.30 Jacob Soelberg, VD Nordic Artists Management: Artist Agents and the Music Library
    14.45 Coffee
    15.00 Søren Ellegård Skovbakke, Edition Wilhelm Hansen: Hire Materials From the Publisher’s Perspective
    16.30 Conference Wrap-up
    19.00 Gala Dinner


    NOBU has negotiated deals with a few hotels in Aalborg. Currently, these are for NOBU members only, but depending on the booking situation we might open these also for attending MOLA members.