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.


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.

Visiting seminar leader: Jonna Vuoskoski

Thursday 21 June 2018

YMPG were thrilled to welcome Jonna to the York Music Psychology Group and the University of York recently to deliver a research seminar 'Moved by music: The role of empathy in music-induced emotions'

Dr Federico Reuben live coding improvisation concert at York Spring Festival

Monday 23 April 2018

Dr Federico Reuben was joined by Rachel Musson (sax) and Mark Sanders(drums) for a live coding improvisation concert on the 5th of May during the York Spring Festival.