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News Item Réussite musicale à McGill
CIRMMT is featured in Le Devoir on October 28, 2006.
News Item Associate Directors of CIRMMT named
McGill University professors Sean Ferguson and Marcelo Wanderley have been named Associate Directors of CIRMMT.
News Item Plugged into Mozart: CIRMMT research unlocks the mysteries of music
Boston Symphony Orchestra Project featured in the McGill Reporter.
News Item Does Mozart enhance our humanity? The neuroscience of music
Why do we make music? How do we make music? Why do we like the music we like? Music, like language, is something universal to our species. Yet we know little about how it evolved and how our brains are specialized to create and respond to music.
News Item This is Your Brain on Music
CIRMMT researcher Dan Levitin's new book, This is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession, explores research into how our brains process the works of artists as varied as Beethoven, the Beatles and Britney Spears, and why they make us feel so good.
News Item Can't Carry a Tune?
CIRMMT member and Co-Director of BRAMS, Isabelle Peretz, is cited on the CBC as part of a new study published in the journal Brain.
News Item CIRMMT/DAFx06 concert at McGill's Pollack Hall
We are pleased to announce that our very first CIRMMT concert, generously sponsored by DAFx-06, will take place on Monday, September 18th, at Pollack Hall.
News Item Boston Symphony Orchestra project in the news
Links to articles about the Boston Symphony Orchestra project, lead by CIRMMT members Daniel Levitin and Stephen McAdams (Director of CIRMMT), and Teresa Marrin Nakra.
News Item Boston Symphony Orchestra Project: McGill Concert
In a first-of-its-kind experiment, a team of scientists led by Daniel Levitin, Steve McAdams, Teresa Marrin Nakra attached electrophysiological sensors to conductor Keith Lockhart, 5 members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and 15 audience members, to measure their brain activity and emotional reactions during a live concert in Boston's Symphony Hall on August 8, 2006.
News Item Enactive Workshop takes place at McGill University
This unique event marks the first visit to Canada of the European Enactive Network team and presents a rare opportunity for Canadian researchers to network with their European peers and for the general public to learn about the most recent research developments overseas.
News Item CIRMMT Receives SSHRC funding to participate in Integra project
The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music, Media and Technology has received funding from the International Opportunities Fund of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.
News Item Student Award Applications for 2006-2007 - Deadline: February 24, 2006
Applications are now being accepted for CIRMMT student awards for the academic year 2006-2007.
News Item Sleepless (but successful) in Seattle
CIRMMT members win award at the Supercomputing 2005 competition.
News Item BRAMS Day June 20, 2005
BRAMS, the International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research, was launched on June 20, 2005.
News Item CIRMMT-Hexagram meeting January 21, 2005
On January 21st, members of CIRMMT and Hexagram met at the Society for Arts and Technology to discuss potential research collaborations and mechanisms to further develop a lasting and fruitful partnership between the two groups.
News Item CIRMMT welcomes new Director
CIRMMT is very pleased to welcome Stephen McAdams, internationally acclaimed specialist in music perception, as our new director.
News Item Streaming DSD audio comes to the AES
Moderators: Jeremy Cooperstock & Wieslaw Woszczyk
News Item Recent CIRMMT grants
Several major grants have been awarded to CIRMMT members over the past year, making possible the establishment of new cutting-edge audio and music research laboratories.
News Item An Internet Multi-sensory Experience
On November 28th the Kevin Dean Quartet performed in Montreal at the Schulich School of Music while attendees in Toronto watched the performance live on a widescreen video display (16:9 format) with multichannel (6-channel) sound.
News Item CIRMMT approved by Board of Governors and Senate
McGill University's Board of Governors and Senate approved the establishment of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology within the Schulich School of Music.
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