Humanities - Music

Environment - Nov 29
Environment
An international team of scientists from the UK's Universities of Exeter and Bristol, and Australia's James Cook University and Australian Institute of Marine Science, say this "acoustic enrichment" could be a valuable tool in helping to restore damaged coral reefs. Working on Australia's recently devastated Great Barrier Reef, the scientists placed underwater loudspeakers playing healthy reef recordings in patches of dead coral and found twice as many fish arrived - and stayed - compared to equivalent patches where no sound was played.
Music - Nov 21

Channels McGill University News and Events Music, including songs with words, appears to be a universal phenomenon according to a paper published this week in Science.

Music - Oct 23

A study of the genetic make-up of zebrafish has provided brand new insights into the cause of congenital hearing disorders in humans. A team including scientists from Cardiff University has identified how specific genes can dictate the patterns of the tiny cells - so-called hair cells - within our ears that allow us to hear and process sounds.

Physics - Oct 14
Physics

A team of Empa acoustic researchers has built macroscopic crystal structures that use internal rotation to attenuate the propagation of waves.

Music - Oct 30

The human brain can recognise a familiar song within 100 to 300 milliseconds, highlighting the deep hold favourite tunes have on our memory, a UCL study finds. Anecdotally the ability to recall popular songs is exemplified in game shows such as 'Name That Tune', where contestants can often identify a piece of music in just a few seconds.

Health - Oct 15
Health

Gone are the days when people use smart speakers - like Amazon Echo or Google Home - only as kitchen timers or dinner party music players.

Music - Oct 8
Music

To play a piece of music as it was conceived by the composer is a trend. But where can the rare historical instruments be found? The solution would be exact copies of the coveted originals.

Currently 7 Job in field Music.
Selected Jobs
Computer Science/Telecom - 29.11
Postdoctoral Research Assistant Queen Mary University of London
Music - 28.11
Doctoral Research Fellowship in Early Music University of Oslo
Music - 11.10
Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Theory University of Maryland
Music - 09.08
Assistant Professor of Musicology University of Alberta
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