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Fall Institute 2011 - "Music, Language, Brain"

Fall Institute 2011 collage

Fall Institute speakers: (l-r) Scott Lipscomb, Alex Lubet, Michael Petrides, William Beeman, Roger Dumas)

mcnamara alumni center
CCS 2011 Fall Institute
Thursday, October 20
McNamara Alumni Center


The CCS Fall Institute 2011 was co-sponsored by the Brain Sciences Center, the School of Music and the Institute of Linguistics.

Fall Institute 2011Program

9:00 photo of Apostolos Georgopoulos Apostolos Georgopoulos, Director
Welcoming Remarks
9:10 photo of Roger Dumas Roger Dumas, Brain Sciences Center, University of Minnesota
Neural processing of melody
10:15   Coffee Break
10:30   photo of Michael Petrides Michael Petrides, Behavioral Neuroscience, McGill University, Montreal
On the anatomical pathways for language
with evolutionary considerations
11:30 photo of Alex Lubet

Alex Lubet, School of Music, University of Minnesota
Listening to Bob Dylan

12:30 restaurant Break for lunch - Restaurants near McNamara Center
1:30 photo of Bill Beeman William Beeman, Anthropology, University of Minnesota
Consonance and dissonance in musical perception:
a cultural approach
2:30   Coffee Break
2:45 photo of Scott Lipscomb Scott D. Lipscomb, Erkki Huovinen, & Guerino Mazzola
School of Music, University of Minnesota
Hearing with your eyes: The influence of visual performance information on verbal ratings of complex musical sound
3:45 - 4:30 General Discussion


Updated February 19, 2015