Tuesday 3 February 2015
Focusrite, one of the UK's leading Music Technology companies, recently commissioned Oliver Larkin to assist in the development of two new audio effect plug-ins.
Friday 19 December 2014
Oli Larkin's VirtualCZ has been voted Software Synthesiser of the Year 2014 by MusicTech magazine readers.
Saturday 6 December 2014
PhD student Composer Daniel Lo and Masters Music Technology student Ben Eyes recently collaborated on Daniel's orchestral piece entitled "Home City, Dream City".
Monday 1 December 2014
The Departments of Music and Electronics have recently completed a video describing two new taught Masters programmes at the intersection of music, sound and technology.
Tuesday 11 March 2014
Dr Derry FitzGerald from Cork Institute of Technology presents an Electronics Department Research Seminar in the Rymer Auditorium.
Wednesday 5 March 2014
Craig Leon will be giving a seminar with audio playbacks taken from his long career this Wednesday afternoon, titled "Producing and Creating Music for Recording"
Friday 28 February 2014
'Cosi-Cosi' is a new promenade performance piece for Infecting the City (Cape Town) 2014 directed by Vuyo Mgijima and Hannah Bruce. It is driven by a soundtrack that will be delivered by the TlotT App, designed by Jonathan Eato and developed by Peter Worth (with additional Android development by Theo Burt).
Thursday 31 October 2013
Recent PhD composition student Tim Wright has composed music for a new contemporary dance piece by the celebrated Japanese choreographer, Saburo Teshigawara.
Monday 7 October 2013
A new multimedia installation, highlighting the issues faced by adolescents with chronic disease, was premiered at the first annual conference hosted by the Centre for Chronic Diseases (C2D2) at the University of York
Friday 12 July 2013
December 2013 sees the first conference on Innovation in Music which will be held in York. The Department of Music's Music Research Centre (MRC) will host papers sessions and workshops across the two full days of the conference (5th and 6th December), with other conference events hosted by York St John University (including the welcome event on 4th December).
Thursday 21 March 2013
Indaba / discussion day, University of York, 20 April 2013
Thursday 14 March 2013
Oli Larkin will be talking about the MRC's work on The Morning Line at the Code Control Festival in Leicester 22-24th March 2013
Friday 8 March 2013
The Chimera Ensemble presents a concert designed for the acoustics and equipment of the Rymer Auditorium.
Friday 1 February 2013
On Tuesday 5th February the Music Research Centre at the University of York will host a day-and-evening session of seminars, workshops and live performances by renowned creative and technological practitioners from a range of backgrounds and perspectives. Themes will include human-machine interface design, physical modelling, generative process, enhancement of live performance and software synthesis.
Wednesday 12 December 2012
PhD students Tim Wright and Theo Burt are artists in residence at the Sounfjord sound art gallery in London, supported by the Arts Council from 12-16th December 2012.
Friday 20 April 2012
The sound system and compositions from The Morning Line have been installed at ZKM in Karlsruhe, Germany as part of the "Sound Art. Sound as a Medium of Art" exhibition.
Tuesday 20 March 2012
The AES 25th UK Conference: Spatial Audio in Today’s 3D World and 4th International Symposium on Ambisonics and Spherical Acoustics is a joint event being staged by the AES British Section and the Music Research Centre at the University of York.
Thursday 9 February 2012
A new ambisonic B-Format installation by sound artist Erdem Helvacıoğlu opened in Istanbul's ARTER gallery with support from MRC staff.
Tuesday 6 December 2011
A free evening concert of live experimental music and audiovisual art in the Rymer Auditorium - 7.30pm Tuesday 13/12/11
Thursday 23 June 2011
MRC Director Tony Myatt and Research Support Programmer Oliver Larkin were interviewed about their work on The Morning Line for the Cycling74 website.
Friday 17 June 2011
Director of the MRC, Tony Myatt was interviewed on ORF, the Austrian National Broadcaster, about the work that the MRC Team have done on the Morning Line, which opened in Schwarzenberg Platz, Vienna on the 7th June and is installed there for six months.
Thursday 12 May 2011
T-B A21 Have announced the program for the Morning Line, Schwarzenbergplatz, Vienna. The opening night is on the 7th June and the Festival for Spatial Sound and Advanced Music Composition on the 8-11th June. Please see the flyer for more information.
Tuesday 15 March 2011
Students from Rotherham visit the MRC to learn about sound.
Thursday 10 March 2011
Tony Myatt and Oliver Larkin held a two day workshop about spatial sound composition at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna on the 3rd and 4th March. The workshop was attended by artists who have been commissioned to create new works for the forthcoming exhibition of The Morning Line, which opens in Schwarzenbergplatz, Vienna on the 7th June 2011.
Friday 17 December 2010
Chris Watson and Mike Harding from Touch records held a workshop on wednesday 16th December 2010 for students and staff.
Tuesday 23 November 2010
The Automatics Group "Auto 17" released on Russell Haswell's Or label
Wednesday 13 October 2010
Chris Watson presents a short documentary on the morning line for Irish radio station Lyric FM.
Tuesday 13 July 2010
August's edition of The WIRE features an article on The Morning Line project.
Friday 11 June 2010
Jana Winderen's "6 hours and 12 minutes" opens at The Hamsun Centre, Hamarøy, Norway
Saturday 5 June 2010
MRC researchers present two papers at ICMC 2010, Stony Brook, New York
Sunday 23 May 2010
The Music Research Centre team were in Istanbul this May working on The Morning Line Project, which opened as part of Istanbul's city of culture 2010 program.
Thursday 6 May 2010
The weekend of the 8th-9th May 2010 will be the Late Music Electronic weekend as part of the Late Music Cutting Edge Mini Festival of New Music.
Thursday 1 April 2010
Peter Zinovieff and Terre Thaemlitz talk about their work with the MRC in Red Bull Music Academy interviews
Sunday 7 February 2010
Room Mode - An exhibition of three installations by MRC phd students Angie Angie Atmadjaja, Theo Burt and Peter Worth.