Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster Launch Event

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Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster Launch

The Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster (mstrc) Launch Event took place on Friday, 25 November 2016 at 5pm. mstrc is a new research cluster at the Department of Music, University of York, comprising an international and interdisciplinary community of staff and research students working in areas across music, science and technology. It currently consists of three research groups: - York Music Psychology Group (YMPG) - Music Production, Processing and Analysis Group (MPPAG) - Technologies for Musical Creativity Group (TMCG) This is was the programme for the mstrc launch event: 5:00pm Welcome address and mstrc presentation 5:45pm Keynote speaker Professor Tuomas Eerola 6:45pm Performance (Reuben/Rudnicki/Mainwaring) 7:15pm Wine reception with snacks Professor Tuomas Eerola was the Keynote speaker. His talk was on "Modelling Emotions in Music: Lessons Learnt” in which he talked about music and emotion research and specifically the developement and use of his own programme MIR toolbox. The performance consisted of an improvised set by Federico Reuben (laptop/live coding), Radek Rudnicki (electronics/analogue synthesisers) and James Mainwaring (sax). Location: Rymer Auditorium, Department of Music, University of York.
Period25 Nov 2016
Event typeConference
LocationHeslington, United KingdomShow on map