Session 2: Encounters between Science and Music
Charlotte Jarvis discusses Music of The Spheres, a project which utilises new bioinformatics technology developed by Dr. Nick Goldman to encode a new musical recording by Mira Calix into DNA. Charlotte is an artist and film maker who collaborates with scientists. Her work has featured at the V&A, the Wellcome Trust, the Barbican and elsewhere.
Dr Anna Sadnicka (University College London) presents ‘A Neuroscience Digest for Musicians’ on how experiments in motor learning can improve musicianship. Anna is a Clinical Research Fellow at the Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders at the UCL Institute of Neurology and an Honorary Neurology Registrar at the National Hospital for Neurology and Surgery.
Introduced and convened by Milton Mermikides.
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