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 Edward Neeman

1 Oct 2020

Debussy’s Children’s Corner: Parody or Homage?Hidden behind the outward charm of the six pieces that make up Claude Debussy’s Children’s Corner lie hidden...

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Research Seminar: John Mackey

24 Sep 2020

Theorizing Improvisation – Reducing Unpredictability or Uncertainty in relation to ‘Outside Playing’ My PhD research focusses on the development of...

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Research Seminar: Sally Walker

3 Sep 2020

The C21st Flautist, reimagined in light of being a Covid Concert Hall refugee How we need music has been made profoundly clear over these last months. ...

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Research Seminar: Llewellyn Osborne

27 Aug 2020

Betweeness: Technical and practical considerations in violin improvisation between classical and jazz worldsDespite the fact that the violin has been present...

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Research Seminar: Dr Chris Sainsbury

20 Aug 2020

Regionalism in my Music There exists a frequent emphasis on place by many Australian composers. It is a potent force that engages us. Nevertheless, my innate...

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Research Seminar: Associate Professor Kim Cunio

13 Aug 2020

Setting the Sounds of Space Using a Very Low Frequency receiver at the Halley Research Station (Antarctica), the scientists at the British Antarctic Survey...

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Research Seminar: Dr Jos Mulder

6 Aug 2020

Researching Live Sound In this seminar Dr Mulder will give a brief overview of my ongoing research into live sound practices. An example, historical case...

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Research Seminar: Prof Samantha Bennett

30 Jul 2020

From Audio Technologies to Gear Fetishes Samantha Bennett is Professor of Music at the School of Music, Australian National University. She is the author of 2...

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Research Seminar - Dr Lawrence Mays and Kate Gerrard

28 May 2020

This is a virtual seminar only. You can join the Zoom meeting here. Critical editions as outgrowths of higher degree research study in musicology Both...

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Research Seminar: Dr Bonnie McConnell

7 May 2020

This is a virtual seminar only. You can join the Zoom meeting here. Music, Health, and Power: Singing the Unsayable in The Gambia (Book Launch)  Please join...

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