Personal tools

The Science and Technology of Music


Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

April 2013

CIRMMTnewsletter2010logo         Research Spotlight | Upcoming EventsOther News








Upcoming Events Logo Small

Distinguished Lectures in the Science and Technology of Music

April 18, 2013 - Eric Clarke, Distributed creativity in musical performance

  • This lecture will take place from 16:30 to 18:00 at McGill University (Tanna Schulich Hall, New Music Building, 527 Sherbrooke St West), followed by a reception in room A832/A833. 

Workshops and Research Meetings

APRIL 19, 2013 - RA5 workshop

  • This workshop is organized by RA5.  It will take place in room A832 in the New Music Building from 9:30am-12:00pm. Please check the Activities page for more information as it becomes available.


APRIL 22, 2013 - Robert Hasegawa, Clashing harmonic systems in haas's 'blumenstück' and 'in vain'

  • This seminar will take place from 16:00-17:30 at McGill University (Room A832, New Music Building).  

Music Perception and Cognition Student Colloquium Series


  • This will take place from 5:00-7:00pm in A510 (library seminar room), New Music Building, 527 Sherbrooke St West.

Other News Logo Small

Visiting Scholars and Artists at CIRMMT

CIRMMT hosts visiting researchers from around the world.  For more information about this program please visit our website: Visiting Scholars and Artists at CIRMMT

Upcoming visiting Fulbright Specialist: May 5-26 2013: Christopher Dobrian, Professor of Music, University of California, Irvine.


CIRMMT research funding opportunities

With financial support from FQRSC and McGill University's Vice-Principal Research, CIRMMT is able to promote innovative and interdisciplinary research by offering three types of research funding opportunities to its members and graduate students:


Did you know you could get free access to world-class supercomputers and to qualified personnel from Calcul Québec to help you carry out your research?
For simple or complex computation, Calcul Québec offers servers, storage as well as analysis services and trainings.
An experienced team can assist you with tasks such as signals processing, metadata cataloguing, coding, modeling and visualization.
Don’t wait and take advantage of these powerful research tools.
For more information, please refer to the Calcul Québec’s website at


Upcoming international workshops and conferences


RA 3

14th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2013)

November 4-8, 2013, Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Paper/Music Submission Deadline: May 10, 2013

RA 4

IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (IEEE, WASPAA)
October 20-23, 2013, New Paltz, NY, USA

Fullpaper submission deadline: May 17, 2013

RA 6

29e Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville

May 16-19, 2013, Victoriaville, Québec, Canada


Journées d'Informatique Musical (JIM 2013)

May 13-15, 2013, Saint Denis, France