We are excited to announce our Fall 2009 Music and the Mind Scientific Workshop here at McMaster.
New! Special Campus Map with parking and workshop locations labelled.
As well, once you get to campus there will be volunteers and signs pointing you in the right direction.
Schedule for Saturday, November 14th:
8:15 - 9:15 Registration and Breakfast
9:15 - 9:30 Welcome and Opening Remarks - Dr. Laurel J. Trainor
9:30 - 10:30 Universals and Cultural Specifics of Emotion in Music -
Dr. Tom Fritz
11:00 - 12:00 Music, Memories, and the Brain -
Dr. Petr Janata
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 Neural Mechanisms of Musical Improvisation -
Dr. Fredrik Ullén
3:00 - 4:00 Neutral Substrates of Spontaneous Improvisation in Jazz -
Dr. Charles Limb
4:00 - 4:30 Live demonstration of stimuli used in improvisation studies
4:30 - 5:30 General Discussion with all speakers
Registration is $40 ($20 for students) and includes breakfast and lunch
Payment is by cash or cheque (payable to "McMaster University")
at the door only
Council Chambers (Gilmour Hall room 111) can be accessed through the McMaster University Student Centre or through Gilmour Hall. There will be signs to point you in the right direction!
Directions to McMaster from all over Ontario
Special Campus Map with conference and parking locations labelled