Research Alive Series: 2017-18 events

This public outreach series was developed in 2015 by Prof. Stephen McAdams and composition student Kit Soden. 

Each Research Alive event is given by a member of the School to bring to light their research, amply illustrated with live musical examples, and ending with a small piece performed by the faculty and students to tie it all together. So, our motto is "Bring alive the research with music."

2017-18 events:

 

March 28, 2018

Vanessa Blais-Tremblay:

"Jazz music and theatrical dance in Montreal's interwar years" [Research Alive Student Prize]

When: Wednesday March 28, 2018 at 5pm in Tanna Schulich Hall.

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February 28, 2018

Lisa Barg:

"Gender, sexuality and collaboration in jazz: A view from behind the scenes"

When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 5pm in Tanna Schulich Hall. 

Full video presentation not available due to copyright.

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January 31, 2018

Denys Bouliane:

"X-rated vs. IN-rated music. Anchors, driftage, parallel worlds: The paths to the Anticostian saga"

When: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 5pm in Tanna Schulich Hall.

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October 11, 2017

Jacqueline Leclair:

A reedy obsession: A glimpse into an oboists's workshop

When: Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 5pm in Tanna Schulich Hall. 

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