Research Seminar Series, January - May 2013

 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.

Selected Research Seminars are now available to registered students as audio podcasts via the Music Department Wiki. Follow the links for Research Seminars.
Music Department Wiki
January Details
24th

Elaine Gould (Faber Music) - 'New notational trends: pros and cons'

NB: This seminar takes place at 14:30 in the Humanities Research Institute as part of the department’s Graduate Study Day.

February Details
11th Spyros Marinis (ex-Sheffield University PhD)
'The clarinet in Greece: Its use in traditional music and in pieces by Greek composers'
March Details
11th Andrea Halpern (Bucknell University, Pennsylvania)
'Episodic and Semantic Memory for Music'
April Details
15th

George Nicholson (Sheffield University)
'Working with the grain: a composer's thoughts on collaborating with performers'

29th Dharambir Singh (independent researcher in Indian music)
'Revisiting the ancient Indian music practice to find meaning in current music practice'
May Details
15th Sara Cohen (Institute of Popular Music, Liverpool University)
[Title to be announced]

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