Events Lectures

Public Lecture @ MIT 4-270

Musical Structures, Performances, and Arrhythmias Date/Time: Thursday, 21 November 2019, 5:30pmLocation: MIT Room 4-270Street address: 182 Memorial Drive, Cambridge MA 02139, USA AbstractMusical performance is widely regarded to be one of the most breathtaking feats of human intelligence, but the nature of this creative act remains illusive and studies on expressive performance still lag behind […]

Announcing: COSMOS YouTube Channel

EWGLA XXV Keynote @ Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Karajan Conference Keynote

Data Science @ Uni Vienna Distinguished Lecture

London International Piano Symposium Keynote

Concerts Feature Music

Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall – Photos/Videos

Elaine Chew presented Heart & Music: Stolen Rhythms at the MIT Killian Hall on Sunday afternoon, 17 November 2019—a vanguard to the exploratory seminar on Music and the Heart at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. As part of this concert event, Pier Lambiase, co-organizer of the Radcliffe seminar, UCL Professor of Cardiology and Director […]

Announcing: Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall (Sun, 17 Nov 2019)

Announcing: COSMOS YouTube Channel

Heart & Music @ London’s Being Human Festival

Heart & Music @ St. Bartholomew-the-Great Church London

Arrhythmia Suite world première @ Stanford CCRMA Music and the Brain Symposium

Concerts Feature Music

Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall – Photos/Videos

Elaine Chew presented Heart & Music: Stolen Rhythms at the MIT Killian Hall on Sunday afternoon, 17 November 2019—a vanguard to the exploratory seminar on Music and the Heart at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. As part of this concert event, Pier Lambiase, co-organizer of the Radcliffe seminar, UCL Professor of Cardiology and Director […]

A Little Ditty for ISMIR 20

Announcing: Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall (Sun, 17 Nov 2019)

Haydn’s Stolen Rhythm by Cheryl Frances-Hoad

Listen to AI Music by MorpheuS

Announcing: COSMOS YouTube Channel

Feature Publications

Music Information Research @ Computing in Cardiology 2019 Singapore

We presented three papers, two as oral presentations and one as a poster, at the the Computing in Cardiology international scientific conference to take place 8-11 September 2019 in Singapore. Each paper introduced some aspect(s) of music information research as it/they can be applied to cardiovascular science. In addition, the Arrhythmia Suite (collage pieces based […]

Music & Science: Notating Music and Heart Rhythms

MazurkaBL: Loudness and beat data for 2000 Chopin Mazurkas @ TENOR 2018

Revealing the Thinking Behind Performance in New Thoughts on Piano Performance

Automatic Interpretation of Music Structure Analysis @ ISMIR 2017

The Spiral Array Tension Model @ TENOR 2016

ERC ADG Project

CNRS – UMR9912 / STMS

Feature Upcoming Workshops

Dec 9: Une affaire de cœur for Bernard Lubat Day @ Complex Systems Institute Paris

Elaine Chew will give a performance and lecture, “where do musical structures live?” at the “Around Bernard Lubat” Day, performing Pierre Boulez’s Piano Sonata No. 1, and variations of the piece based on cardiac arrhythmias (work from the ERC project COSMOS). Bernard Lubat, in collaboration with OMax, will create a hybrid improvisation based on the […]

Jan 2020: STMS Thank You Concert @ IRCAM Studio 5

May 2021: Mathemusical Encounters in Singapore: A Diderot Legacy