Learning piano during covid-19 lockdown? Or returning to piano playing after a long hiatus? Watch this space for Little Etudes based on different cardiac arrhythmias to be released during World Heart Rhythm Week (1-7 June 2020).
Brigitte d’Andrea-Novel and Elaine Chew play Londonderry Air on two pianos between Paris and London for World Piano Day 2020 during the COVID-19 lockdown, with brief introductions to the tune and to playing over the Internet.
After too many months and a long story that will one day make it into a comic strip, the ERC COSMOS project piano, a Bösendorfer Disklavier 280VC ENSPIRE Pro, has arrived from Vienna in Paris this morning. The 9-foot, 500 kg grand instrument made a dent in the floor outside Studio 5, quickly patched up […]
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 […]
CNRS Délégation Paris-Villejuif visits Ircam for COSMOS project launch (administrative)
COSMOS begins 1 June 2019 at the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) in Paris, France, where it is hosted at the Sciences et technologies de la musique et du son (STMS) Lab. The COSMOS project aims to study musical structures as they are created in performance and in cardiac arrhythmia sequences using data science, citizen science, and […]
The CNRS Institut des Sciences de l’Information et de Leurs Interactions (INS2I) management, led by its new Director Ali Charara, visits the STMS Laboratory at IRCAM. The visitors are treated to a presentation of the Lab by the directors, Brigitte d’Andréa-Novel, Jean-Louis Giavitto, and Hugue Vinet. This is followed by scientific demonstrations by the Acoustic and […]