Musical Rhythm: Cross-Disciplinary and Multi-Cultural Perspectives

Workshop

WHEN March 18-21, 2013
9am - 5pm WHERE Abu Dhabi WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute By Invitation Interested scholars please contact nyuad.programs@nyu.edu

See March 18 and 21 for companion public events. Seeking to bridge the gap between theory and practice by including music and dance performances, this workshop provides a forum for an in-depth, cross-disciplinary review of expansive approaches to music analysis and modeling. Musical rhythm is investigated from four interlocking standpoints: music theory, musicology, and ethnomusicology; music modeling and computational approaches to music; music perception and cognition; and neuroscience.

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Convened by
  • Robert Rowe, Professor and Director of Music and Performing Arts Professions, NYUAD
  • Godfried Toussaint, Research Professor of Computer Science, NYUAD
  • Juan Bello, Associate Professor of Music and Music Education, New York University Abu Dhabi
  • Carlos Guedes, Associate Professor, School of Music and Performing Arts, Polytechnic Institute of Porto

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