Study on Amusia

Study on Amusia

Jul 31, 2012 | No Comments

You don’t have a musical ear? You can’t hear a false note? You can’t recognize a familiar song? Please contact us; we are interested in meeting you.

Prof. Helga Rut Gudmundsdottir (University of Iceland) at BRAMS

Prof. Helga Rut Gudmundsdottir (University of Iceland) at BRAMS

Jul 9, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS is pleased to announce that Prof. Helga Rut Gudmundsdottir (University of Iceland) is an Invited Scholar from August 2012 to July 2013. While at BRAMS, Prof. Gudmundsdottir will collaborate with Prof. Sandra Trehub on a research project on song acquisition in infancy.

BRAMS co-directors take part in The Science of Opera 2012

BRAMS co-directors take part in The Science of Opera 2012

May 4, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS is pleased to announce that its co-directors, Prof. Isabelle Peretz (Université de Montréal) and Prof. Robert Zatorre (Montreal Neurological Institute), will be taking part in The Science of Opera, on June 4th 2012, 6pm, at McGill.

Prof. Richard Parncutt (Graz University, Austria) at BRAMS

Prof. Richard Parncutt (Graz University, Austria) at BRAMS

May 1, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS is pleased to announce that Prof. Richard Parncutt (University of Graz, Austria) is an Invited Scholar from April 18th to July 8th 2012. While at BRAMS, Prof. Parncutt will be working on a book about systematic musicology (based on a lecture series at the University of Graz) and some empirical and theoretical papers.

BRAMS researchers at ACFAS 2012

BRAMS researchers at ACFAS 2012

May 1, 2012 | No Comments

ACFAS Annual congress, the most important mulidisciplinary Francophone research conference on knowledge, welcomes thousands of researchers from approximately thirty different countries, in all research fields. BRAMS is glad to participate for one day to this year “Salon de la recherche” (free access).

2012 Adrien Pinard Prize awarded to BRAMS co-director, Isabelle Peretz

2012 Adrien Pinard Prize awarded to BRAMS co-director, Isabelle Peretz

Mar 24, 2012 | No Comments

On March 24th 2012, BRAMS co-director Isabelle Peretz was awarded the 2012 Adrien Pinard Prize by the SQRP (Société Québécoise pour la Recherche en Psychologie).

“A Frog in your throat or in your ear?”

“A Frog in your throat or in your ear?”

Feb 7, 2012 | No Comments

Postdoctoral fellow Sean Hutchins recently published results in the “Journal for Experimental Psychology” on why some of us were poor singers…

Discover BRAMS!

Discover BRAMS!

Feb 6, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS, International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research, is a unique centre dedicated to research excellence, and devoted to the study of music cognition with a focus on neuroscience. To learn more about our current research, watch our video!

Study on dancing

Study on dancing

Feb 3, 2012 | No Comments

Dancing! You don’t like it too much? You find it hard to follow the beat in music? Contact us!

Study on Music & Infants

Study on Music & Infants

Jan 30, 2012 | No Comments

Why do young children like music? Which music do they prefer? We are pursuing such questions at BRAMS and are currently seeking infants 4 to 12 months of age to participate in an ongoing study of early sound preferences.