Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster (mstrc)

The Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster (mstrc) comprises an international and interdisciplinary community of staff and research students working in areas across music, science and technology.


2019 PhD Scholarships in Music Science and Technology, University of York

Wednesday 28 November 2018

The Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster (mstrc) at the at the Department of Music, University of York, invites applications for PhD research.

Research Seminar by Prof. Stephanie Pitts: 'Understanding audiences for the contemporary arts: a tale of four cities'

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Comparing audience experience across art forms and cities, working with partner organisations in Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool and London.

YMPG hosts Music Department research seminar today by Dr Duncan Williams: 'Music or ‘just’ Noise: Does your brain agree with your heart?’

Wednesday 17 October 2018

This talk considered noise as a category of sound responses; including definitions used by acousticians and engineers, and in the context of music. It also discussed the use of alternative metrics - particularly the emerging field of multimodal biophysiological response - to suggest how these tools might be adapted to musical metering and control signals in creative music contexts.