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17 Nov: Heart & Music @ MIT Killian Hall

Talk by Pier Lambiase and Concert by Elaine Chew 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 to […]

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Nov 18-19: Radcliffe (Harvard) Exploratory Seminar: Music and the Heart

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University will be hosting our Exploratory Seminar on Music and the Heart on 17- 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 […]

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21 Nov: Public Lecture @ MIT 4-270

Musical Structures, Performances, and Arrhythmias Date/Time: 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 those […]

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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 […]

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Jan 2020: STMS Thank You Concert @ IRCAM Studio 5

STMS Director Brigitte d’Andrea-Novel has organized a concert for two pianos and other ensembles in December as a thank you to all parties involved. Program -) G. Holst « Mars » for two pianos, E. Chew, B. d’Andrea-Novel-) E. Chew « Arrhythmia Suite » -) S. Blondeau « Urphänommen » for piano and electronics, with pianist Philippe Hattat -) D. Shostakovich […]

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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 […]

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EWGLA XXV Keynote @ Vrije Universiteit Brussel

An opportunity arose on short notice to give a keynote lecture at the EURO (Association of European Operational Research Societies) Working Group on Locational Analysis EWGLA XXV at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Brussels, 5-7 June 2019. It was a chance to speak to the Operations Research community about optimization and music data science, and […]

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Karajan Conference Keynote

A keynote at the conference in Graz, Herbert von Karajan and the Interpretation of Music, introduced the core tenets of the COSMOS project, applied to Karajan’s recordings. TitleQuantifying Karajan – Rhythm, Timing, and Tension SpeakerElaine Chew AbstractThe advent of computing tools for quantifying and visualizing the parameters of performances has made it possible to scrutinize in […]

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Data Science @ Uni Vienna Distinguished Lecture

A chance encounter with Professor Immanuel Bomze at the EURO conference in Valencia, Spain, in the summer of 2018 led to an invitation to give the third distinguished lecture, titled “The (Data) Science of Time: From Music to the Heart,” at the new Data Science @ Uni Vienna lecture series on 17 January 2019 hosted by Professor […]