Research Seminar Series, February - May 2014

Monday Research Seminars, 4.00-5.30pm in Ensemble Room 1 (G.03), Department of Music, Jessop Building, 34 Leavygreave Road, Sheffield, S3 7RD.

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.

February Details

Jane Ginsborg (Royal Northern College of Music) - 'Exposing the dynamics of the duo:
singers’ and pianists’ collaborative rehearsal and performance'.


Adam Ockelford (University of Roehampton) - 'Music, Language and Autism'

This seminar is supported by SEMPRE (Society for Education, Music and Psychology Research).

March Details
3rd Martin Barker (Aberystwyth University) – 'Listening in on opera audiences: an outsider's perspective'.
10th Andrew Killick (University of Sheffield) - 'Northumbrian Piping and the Music of Place'.
17th Renee Timmers (University of Sheffield) - 'Perspectives on expressiveness in music performance'.
24th Justin Williams (University of Bristol) – 'Maria Schneider, digital patronage and artist-fan interactivity'.
May Details
19th Ruth Herbert (Jesus College, Oxford University) – 'Experiencing Music in Daily Life'.

NB: This seminar takes place in the Humanities Research Institute as part of the department’s Graduate Study Day.