Research Seminar Series, October 2018 - May 2019

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Tuesday Research Seminars, 1.00-2.00pm in Ensemble Room 2 (G.04), Department of Music, Jessop Building, 34 Leavygreave Road, Sheffield, S3 7RD, except where otherwise indicated.

The Research Seminar Series is a series of talks by leading researchers at this university and elsewhere. The series is aimed at postgraduate students and staff but undergraduates and external visitors are welcome at every talk.

Each talk is followed by a coffee and tea reception with the speaker in the lobby of the Music Department (Jessop Building)

Semester 1

Tuesday 2 October
Nicola Dibben (University of Sheffield), 'Music in immersive media'

Tuesday 30 October
Byron Dueck (Open University), 'The Social Life of the Mendzang: Contemporary Xylophone Music in Central Cameroon'

Tuesday 13 November
Rob Keeley (King's College London), 'Composing with helpful and audible limitations: thoughts on doubling, change-ringing and modes'

Tuesday 20 November
Jonathan Hicks (Newcastle University), 'After London Cried'

Tuesday 4 December
Bennett Hogg (Newcastle University), 'Navigating Nature'

Semester 2

Tuesday 26 February
Natasha Loges (Royal College of Music, London)

Tuesday 5 March

Simon Keegan-Phipps (University of Sheffield)

Tuesday 19 March
Daniel M├╝llensiefen (Goldsmiths, University of London)

Tuesday 2 April

Stephanie Pitts and Sarah Price (University of Sheffield), 'Understanding Audiences for the Contemporary Arts'

Tuesday 30 April

Chris Dromey (Middlesex University), 'The Public Musicology Project: Rethinking Programme Notes'