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October 2012

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live@CIRMMT Performance

October 18, 2012 - Le projet sémaphore

  • This concert will take place from 19:30 to 21:00 at McGill University (MMR, New Music Building, 527 Sherbrooke St West).

Workshops and Research Meetings

October 11 & 12, 2012 - Workshop: Beyond free sorting

  • This workshop is organized by RA4, in collaboration with INCAS3.  It will take place over two days in room A807 in the New Music Building from 7:30am.


October 10, 2012 - Jim Clarke, Developing Music Synthesis Systems using Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA)

  • This seminar will take place from 4:30-6:00pm in room A832 in the New Music Building. 


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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

  • Current visiting scholars: September to December 2012: Ira Braus, Associate Professor of Music History, Hartt School.
  • Upcoming visiting scholar: November to December 2012: Fred Rees, Professor of Music and Chair of the University Department of Music and Arts Technology (Purdue School of Engineering and Technology), Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

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:


Upcoming international workshops and conferences

13th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference

  • October 8 - October 12, 2012: Porto, Portugal
  • Submission is now closed.


1st International Workshop on Musical Metacreation

  • October 9, 2012: Palo Alto, California, USA
  • Submission deadline: July 6, 2012.


2nd International Workshop on Music Information Retrieval with User-Centered and Multimodal Strategies

  • November 2, 2012: Nara, Japan
Submission deadline: June 29, 2012.