Prof. Michael Casey Visits

Composer-neuroscientist-informatician Michael Casey, James Wright Professor of Music and Professor of Computer Science at Dartmouth College, meets the COSMOS team and shares the impressive work he and colleagues have done on re-constructing aural stimuli and music imagery from high-resolution fMRI brain scans (see seminar announcement) — yes, it is possible to reconstruct audio of music […]

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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 […]

Concerts Music

Announcing: Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall – Announcement

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 […]


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

Elaine Chew gives Public Lecture @ MIT’s 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 […]

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May 2021: Mathemusical Encounters in Singapore: A Diderot Legacy

In 1999, the first ever Diderot Mathematical Forum on Mathematics and Music took place across three countries, Lisbon, Paris, and Vienna. The conference culminated in a Springer volume on Mathematics and Music edited by G. Assayag, H. G. Feichtinger, and J. F. Rodrigues. Led by Gérard Assayag, Head of the Music Representations Team and an […]