Research Seminar Series

The ANU Music Research Seminar is a weekly event normally held each Thursday at 3.30pm in The Kingsland Room on Level 6, School of Music Building #100. Please check each event listing as the venue may vary from the Kingsland Room.

It is the premier forum for academic staff, invited guests and postgraduate researchers of the ANU School of Music to present their work.

Past events

Research Seminar: Greg Stott

23 May 2019

The Echo Chamber and the Missing Gear 'How does one’s improvisational idiolect evolve? Often it’s an organic evolution, reflecting influences, life experience...

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Research Seminar: John Mackey

16 May 2019

The Pentatonic Matrix “My PhD research is an ethnographic reflection into my improvisatory practice which was ironically born out of a mistake during a...

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Research Seminar: Assoc. Prof. Kim Cunio

2 May 2019

Bearing witness and music composition “Artistic practice research offers great potential for artists who work in educational settings to maintain their...

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Research Seminar: Dr Hariharan

4 Apr 2019

Music, Healing and Indian Classical Music The present day bifurcation of South Indian (Carnatic) vs. North Indian (Hindustani) systems of Musical variation is...

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Research Seminar: Oxford Maqam

28 Mar 2019

The Oxford Maqam Project Pioneering Oxford Maqam comprises vocalists and musicians who are renowned experts in their field of Egyptian music and song of the...

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Research Seminar: Sally Walker

21 Mar 2019

Multi-fingering systems: the neurological and physiological implications in shifting between musical instruments With the advent of Historically Informed...

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Research Seminar: Prof. Eckart Altenmüller

14 Mar 2019

Healthy Practising: how modern brain sciences contribute "All musicians have to practice, all their professional lifetimes. It can be an extremely demanding...

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Research Seminar: Clancy Newman

7 Mar 2019

The Golden Ratio Method "Inspired by the mathematics behind how certain types of trees most evenly distribute their branches, I asked myself: would it be...

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Research Seminar: Assoc. Prof. Samantha Bennett

28 Feb 2019

Modern Records, Maverick Methods: Technology and Process in Popular Music Record Production 1978-2000 (book launch) This seminar will introduce key themes...

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Research Seminar: Dr Bonnie McConnell

25 Oct 2018

Music for Mental Health: Developing an Interdisciplinary Research Partnership in the GambiaThis presentation will explore the challenges and opportunities...

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