Interview

IRCAM .Research News Elaine Chew Interview

Deborah Lopatin interviews Elaine Chew in IRCAM’s .Research News on her joining the Sciences and Technologies for Music and Sound (UMR9912 / STMS) Laboratory at IRCAM, connecting musical structures and cardiac arrhythmias, reconciling research with being a musician, and the place of women in research. Read the interview at www.ircam.fr/article/detail/structures-musicales-et-arythmie-cardiaque.Interview in EN (original) and FR […]

News Workshops

Radcliffe Exploratory Seminar on Music and the Heart: From Mathematics to the Mind

The Exploratory Seminar on Music and the Heart: From Mathematics to the Mind took place 17-18 November 2019 at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard. The seminar was led by Elaine Chew, former Radcliffe Fellow and PI of the ERC project COSMOS at the CNRS – UMR9912/STMS (IRCAM), and Pier Lambiase, Professor of […]

Shorts

A Little Ditty for ISMIR 20

Seventeen years ago, I was invited by Michel Fingerhut to attend the 3rd ISMIR (International Conference on Music Information Retrieval) at IRCAM. It was my first introduction to the institution. I also met my first postdoc, Anja Volk, now a prominent member of the ISMIR community at this ISMIR. In an email to senior members […]

Concerts Music

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

Talk by Pier Lambiase and Concert by Elaine Chew Sunday, 17 November 2019, 3pm @ MIT Killian Hall Free and open to the public Reserve a Seat | Source Heart & Music explores the connections between music and heart rhythms. Conceived as an arts-science-medicine event at the intersection of music and cardiology, it forms a vanguard […]

Workshops

Exploratory Seminar on Music and the Heart @ Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study (Harvard)

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University hosts our Exploratory Seminar on Music and the Heart on 17-18 November 2019. The seminar will convene an interdisciplinary group of experts for two days of discussion and reflection, and is timed to coincide with the Dario Robleto exhibit featuring the oldest known recording of a […]

Events Lectures

Public Lecture @ MIT Music and Theater Arts

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 […]

Feature Upcoming Workshops

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

Elaine Chew to perform Boulez’s Piano Sonata No.1 and variations based on cardiac arrhythmias, and lecture on where musical structures live at the “Around Bernard Lubat” Day. Lubat and OMax to co-create hybrid improvisation based on the virtual Boulez derived from Chew’s performance.