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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 4 applications due December 10th 2009

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between January 1st and March 31st, is December 10th.

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CIRMMT 2009-2010 Student Award winners announced

Seventeen CIRMMT students will receive awards to pursue nine interdisciplinary research projects over the coming year.

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2009-2010 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding recipients announced

CIRMMT members Isabelle Cossette, Caroline Palmer and Marcelo Wanderley have been awarded the 2009-2010 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation grant for their project entitled "Interaction between facial expression, gesture and breathing during singing"

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CIRMMT student Jimmie LeBlanc wins the Canada Council for the Arts 2009 Jules Léger Prize for new chamber music

The Canada Council for the Arts announced that composer and CIRMMT student Jimmie LeBlanc is the winner of the 2009 Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music for the work L’Espace intérieur du monde.

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CIRMMT member and CIRMMT student featured in "Le Code Chastenay"

CIRMMT member Stephen McAdams and CIRMMT student Mitchel Benovoy are featured on the upcoming science program "Le Code Chastenay."

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CIRMMT Student Awards: applications due February 26th 2010

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT student award funding for the academic year 2010-2011 is February 26, 2010.

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CIRMMT Inter-Centre Research Exchange Funding: applications due March 1st 2010

The deadline for applications for exchange funding, for travel between April 1st 2010 and March 31st 2011, is March 1st.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 1 applications due March 10th 2010

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between April 1st and June 30th, is March 10th.

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CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding: applications due March 31st 2010

The deadline for applications for the 2010-2011 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding is March 31, 2010.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

The CIRMMT newsletter is published regularly by CIRMMT students.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 2 applications due May 10th 2010

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT travel funding, for travel between July 1st and September 30th, is May 10th

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Xenakis: Arts/Science. Abstract submissions due July 15th, 2010/La date limite de soumission des résumés est le 15 juillet 2010.

CIRMMT currently seeks submissions for the Xenakis: Arts/Science conference that will be held on October 1st, 2010 at the Schulich School of Music, McGill University. The languages of the conference will be English and French./Le CIRMMT lance un appel à proposition pour la conférence Xenakis: Arts/Science qui aura lieu le 1er octobre 2010 à l'Ecole de Musique Schulich de l'université McGill. La conférence est bilingue (anglais/français).

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 3 applications due September 10th 2010

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT travel funding, for travel between October 1st and December 31st, is September 10th

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Participants needed for live in-concert experiment using the CARS (CIRMMT Audience Response System)

November 9th, 2010, Tanna Schulich Hall. Solo flute recital by James Zhang (works by Bach, Debussy, Varèse) with a live in-concert experiment using the CARS.

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CIRMMT Inter-Centre Exchange program: Applications due November 22nd 2010

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT inter-centre exchange program is November 22nd.

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Call for papers: Music perception and cognition student colloquium

The deadline for abstracts for the Music perception and cognition student colloquium, taking place on December 2nd, is November 18th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

The CIRMMT newsletter is published regularly by CIRMMT students.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 4 applications due December 10th 2010

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT travel funding, for travel between January 1st and March 31st, is December 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

The CIRMMT newsletter is published regularly by CIRMMT students.

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CIRMMT Inter-Centre Research Exchange Funding: applications due February 1st 2011

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT exchange funding, for travel between April 1st, 2011 and March 31st, 2012 is February 1st, 2011.

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CIRMMT Student Awards: applications due February 15th 2011

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT student award funding for the academic year 2011-2012 is February 15, 2011.

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CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding: applications due February 15th 2011

The deadline for applications for the 2011-2012 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding is February 15, 2011.

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CIRMMT student project in the news

January 10, 2011: Scientists have found that the pleasurable experience of listening to music releases dopamine, a neurotransmitter in the brain important for more tangible pleasures associated with rewards such as food, drugs and sex.

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"These are our brains on music..."

CIRMMT featured in McGill Reporter.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

The CIRMMT newsletter is published regularly by CIRMMT students.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 1 applications due March 10th 2011

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between April 1st and June 30th, is March 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

The CIRMMT newsletter is published regularly by CIRMMT students.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 2 applications due May 10th 2011

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between July 1st and September 30th, is May 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: latest issue is online

In June's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2010-2011, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CBC Radio 2: Concerts on Demand: CIRMMT - The Expanded Musical Practice Project

In February 2011, live@CIRMMT presented a concert by The Expanded Musical Practice Project which was recorded by CBC Radio 2.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 3 applications due September 10th 2011

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between October 1st and December 31st, is September 10th.

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Jan Tro: Visiting scholar from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology

CIRMMT is hosting visiting scholar Jan Tro from August 29-September 16, 2011.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: December 2011 issue is online

In December's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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Jean-François Petiot: Visiting scholar from Ecole Centrale de Nantes

CIRMMT is hosting visiting scholar Jean-François Petiot from February to July, 2012.

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Sylvie Gibet: Visiting scholar from VALORIA, Université de Bretagne Sud, France

CIRMMT is hosting visiting scholar Sylvie Gibet from January 9-14, 2012.

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CIRMMT Student Awards 2012-2013: Applications due February 15th 2012

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT student award funding for the academic year 2012-2013 is February 15th, 2012.

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CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding: applications due February 15th 2012

The deadline for applications for the 2012-2013 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding is February 15th, 2012.

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First CIRMMT Student Colloquium on Music Technology

Patrick Saint-Denis will present on "Live audiovisual processing and robotics in mixed music."

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CIRMMT Inter-Centre Research Exchange Funding: applications due February 1st 2012

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT exchange funding, for travel between April 1st, 2012 and March 31st, 2013 is February 1st, 2012.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: February 2012 issue is online

In February's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT student member wins Opus prize for composer of the year

CIRMMT student member Cléo Palacio-Quintin has been presented with $10,000 by Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ), as the winner of the Opus prize for composer of the year.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 1 applications due March 10th 2012

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between April 1st and June 30th, is March 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: March 2012 issue is online

In March's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: April 2012 issue is online

In April's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 2 applications due May 10th 2012

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between July 1st and September 30th, is May 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: May 2012 issue is online

In May's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: June 2012 issue is online

In June's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2011-2012, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 3 applications due September 10th 2012

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between October 1st and December 31st, is September 10th.

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CIRMMT in FRQ-SC publication "Revue Recherches Innovations"

The FRQ-SC's yearly publication "Revue Recherches Innovations", has included an article about CIRMMT titled 'L'abolition des frontières entree recherche et création'.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: September 2012 issue is online

In September's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: October 2012 issue is online

In October's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: November 2012 issue is online

In November's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 4 applications due December 10th 2012

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between January 1st and March 31st, is December 10th.

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Acoustic Teleportation by Lev Bratishenko

Article by Lev Bratishenko©, for Abitare 525, September 2012.

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CIRMMT and MMR in Italian international design magazine, Abitare

Abitare have included the article "Teletrasporto Sonoro/Acoustic Teleportation" by Lev Bratishenko ©, about CIRMMT, the MMR and producing 'virtual rooms', in their September 2012 edition.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: December 2012 issue is online

In December's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding: applications due February 15th 2013

The deadline for applications for the 2013-2014 CIRMMT Strategic Innovation Funding is February 15th, 2013.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: February 2013 issue is online

In February's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Inter-Centre Research Exchange Funding: applications due March 1st 2013

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT exchange funding, for travel between April 1st, 2013 and March 31st, 2014, is March 1st 2013.

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CIRMMT Student Awards 2013-14: Applications due February 15th 2013

The deadline for applications for CIRMMT student award funding for the academic year 2013-2014 is February 15th, 2013.

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IEEE Spectrum features McGill alumnus and former CIRMMT student Geoff Martin

Bang & Olufsen's Geoff Martin, a McGill alumnus and a former Sound Recording student who participated in CIRMMT until 2002, is on this month's cover of IEEE Spectrum.

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Preview of live@CIRMMT concert 'New Instruments' featured in Montreal Gazette

Lev Bratishenko has written an article about the live@CIRMMT concert which is taking place on 7th February 2013.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: March 2013 issue is online

In March's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 1 applications due March 10th 2013

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between April 1st and June 30th, is March 10th.

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Review of CIRMMT-VanGrimde collaboration 'Les Gestes' concert featured in Le Devoir

Frédérique Doyon has written an article about the 'Les Gestes' concert which is taking place between 13-16th March 2013 at Agora de la Danse.

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Les Gestes @ Agora: online reviews

'Les Gestes' concerts feature in several online reviews which can be found at the links below.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: April 2013 issue is online

In April's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events and other CIRMMT news.

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CIRMMT Student Travel Support: Round 2 applications due May 10th 2013

The deadline for applications for travel funding, for travel between July 1st and September 30th, is May 10th.

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CIRMMT Newsletter: May 2013 issue is online

In May's issue: Research Spotlight on Student Awards 2012-2013, Upcoming Events, including the CIRMMT Student Symposium and General Assembly and other CIRMMT news.

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University of Phoenix magazine 'Faculty Matters' talks about Open Orchestra

The Spring 2013 edition has the article 'Welcome to the Future' which mentions Open Orchestra, a simulator able to recreate a full orchestra, jazz combo or accompaniment. The project was carried out with the help of CIRMMT.

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CIRMMT student Jimmie Leblanc wins Fonds Société et Culture award

McGill PhD student Jimmie Leblanc's award-winning publication "Xenakis’ Aesthetic Project: The Paradoxes of a Formalist Intuition"

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CIRMMT members Christopher Salter and Marcelo Wanderley collaborate on E[MERGE] project

Project E[MERGE] is a collaboration that is at the frontier of engineering and art, between Xmodal Laboratories, Concordia University and IDMIL, McGill University.

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CIRMMT member Tom Beghin on the cover of Flemish magazine 'Staal Kaart'

The October 2013 edition of the Flemish magazine 'Staal Kaart' talks to Tom Beghin about a new replica of a Broadwood piano.

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live@CIRMMT concert 'The Virtual Salon' video excerpt with CIRMMT member Tom Beghin on fortepiano

An excerpt from the live@CIRMMT concert performed in February 2012 with Trio Galatea (Elizabeth Blumenstock, violin; Elisabeth Le Guin, cello; Tom Beghin, fortepiano) in the virtual acoustics of the Eszterháza Music Room (Fertöd, Hungary), reconstructed in the Multi Media Room, Schulich School of Music, of McGill University, Montreal.

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CIRMMT member Robert Normandeau awarded First Prize (mixed music) in the Musica Nova 2013 International Competition of Electroacoustic Music

Normandeau's work, "Baobabs," was awarded First Prize (mixed music) in the Musica Nova 2013 International Competition of Electroacoustic Music (Prague, Czech Republic). A mixed work for 4 voices, 6 percussion, and tape, Baobabs was commissioned by percussion ensemble Sixtrum and premiered during the live@CIRMMT concerts on May 15 and 16, 2013, in the MultiMedia Room of the Schulich School of Music.

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CIRMMT member Luis Rodrigues featured on Concorida website with 'Spiri - A robot in sync with music'

Luis Rodrigues, associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Compute Engineering at Concordia, and his students have collaborated with Canadian tech company Pleiades to work on a project involving a flying robot, Spiri, who responds to music and other forms of command.

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CIRMMT student Sylvain Pohu makes latest work 'Feedback' available on YouTube

Feedback is a work for guitar and electronics, at the convergence of free jazz, glitch electroacoustics, and drone metal. It is the fruit of my graduate studies, and the culmination of a long personal project which led me to engage in advanced studies and research in music 10 years ago.

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CIRMMT axes reorganization

The restructuring of CIRMMT's axes is now complete: CIRMMT's research program is organized into four axes.

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Collaboration between live@CIRMMT and Montreal Baroque Festival reviewed in the Montreal Gazette

Collaboration between live@CIRMMT and Montreal Baroque Festival reviewed in the Montreal Gazette

The final concerts of the 2013-2014 live@CIRMMT series, featuring Tom Beghin on fortepiano and Wieslaw Wosczcyk as virtual acoustics architect received praise from the Montreal Gazette.

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CIRMMT member Richard King interviewed in La Presse

CIRMMT member Richard King interviewed in La Presse

Richard King talks about his work at McGill and abroad with Jean-François Codère of La Presse.

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CIRMMT members publish article in Substance ETS

"GenSession: an easy-to-use tool for Melody Generation" by François Cabrol and CIRMMT members Michael McGuffin, Marcelo Wanderley and Marlon Schumacher was recently published on Substance ETS.

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Canada Foundation for Innovation's Research Facilities Navigator

The Canada Foundation for Innovation's Research Facilities Navigator is a searchable online directory of research labs and facilities in universities, colleges and research hospitals across Canada that are open to working with business and other organizations. CIRMMT is one of the most highly sought after centres in this directory.

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CIRMMT members' research to be featured in Researching the Future of Music by Canal Savoir

Research by CIRMMT members will be featured in TV show "Researching the Future of Music" by Canal Savoir this week.

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CNMAT and CIRMMT mourn the death of Professor David Wessel

Professor David Wessel, Director of the Center for New Music and Audio Technologies passed away on October 13, 2014 at the age of 73.

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CIRMMT director Marcelo Wanderley interviewed in "Circuit - Musiques contemporaines"

CIRMMT director Marcelo Wanderley interviewed in "Circuit - Musiques contemporaines"

Marcelo Wanderley talks to CIRMMT postdoctoral student Guillaume Boutard about the challenges facing CIRMMT, as well as the different areas of research carried out at the Centre.

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The SRMR Toolbox released

The SRMR Toolbox is an open source MATLAB toolbox for objective measurement of speech quality, intelligibility, and room acoustics characteristics.

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CIRMMT student Dan Steele co-releases article in Le Devoir

Ramdam Urbain is part of a series of Balades at UQAM's Coeur des Sciences where participants from the general public are led on an academic-focused tour through a part of the city led by an expert (or 2) in the field. Dan Steele worked with Romain Dumoulin, researcher and noise inspector for the Plateau, to write the tour. They focus on the potential for sounds to positively transform the city as well as the current frameworks for noise and its mitigation.

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live@CIRMMT concert nominated for an Opus Prize

The live@CIRMMT concert De souffles et de machines with the Quasar saxophone quartet has been nominated in three categories for an Opus Prize granted by the Conseil Québécois de la Musique.

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CIRMMT FRQ-SC Regroupement Stratégique application exceptional, achieving sole A+ rating

Out of 20 applications received by the FRQ-SC, the assessment committee in charge of the evaluations ranked CIRMMT first with six out of seven categories receiving an A+ rating.

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