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: 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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Research Seminar: Alejandra Urrutia Borlando with Caroline Ward

4 Oct 2018

Orchestral Music Driving Cultural TransformationIn latin America poverty is not a conceptual issue, it is a daily part of life. Music therefore plays a role...

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Research Seminar: Dr Andreia Pinto Correia

20 Sep 2018

How can an art form be simultaneously abstract and universal?"Composers of concert music are faced with a fundamental question: how can an art form be...

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Research Seminar: Professor Ken Lampl

30 Aug 2018

Film Composition in the 21st Century: A Universe Beyond, Harmony, Counterpoint and OrchestrationThis seminar explores the sound world of the 21st century film...

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Research Seminar: Dr Mike Lee

16 Aug 2018

Chopin’s Silent Chord and the Nineteenth-Century Instrumental Cycle"Kevin Korsyn (2003) cites the case of Chopin’s Op. 28 Preludes to identify four critical...

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Research Seminar: Dr Richard Cohn

9 Aug 2018

Damaged Cargo: On the Unfortunate Voyage of Poetic Meter to the Land of the Modern Music-Theory Textbook"Music theory textbooks share a consensus definition of...

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Research Seminar: Assoc. Prof. Samantha Bennett

24 May 2018

Critical Approaches to the Production of Music and Sound Abstract: This seminar will introduce key themes featured in Assoc. Prof. Bennett’s new co-edited...

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Research Seminar: John Mackey

17 May 2018

An Extended Application of the Pentatonic Scale   John Mackey PhD Candidate Edith Cowan University Perth, WA An Extended Application of the Pentatonic Scale...

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Research Seminar: Dr Natalie Williams

10 May 2018

Today’s Musical Future: reshaping pedagogy for tomorrow’s cultural leaders This paper presents the goals and aims of a proposed three-year DECRA research...

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Research Seminar: Chloë Hobbs

26 Apr 2018

The use of orchestration & structure in the exploration of fluid musical hierarchies Openness and ideas of multiplicity were significant developments in...

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