“Les Mauvais chanteurs ont l’oreille juste”

“Les Mauvais chanteurs ont l’oreille juste”

Dec 11, 2011 | No Comments

On December 5th, 2011, Sean Hutchins’ postdoctoral research on poor singing made Forum‘s headlines.  

William Aubé’s research on music and emotions at the forefront

William Aubé’s research on music and emotions at the forefront

Nov 3, 2011 | No Comments

On October 31, 2011, Forum’s backcover was fully devoted to the research on Music and emotions of PhD student William Aubé.

Article: “Alors, on danse?”

Article: “Alors, on danse?”

Sep 12, 2011 | No Comments

A recent article published in Le Journal du Médecin, Belgium, evokes the research undertaken by a BRAMS student, Dr. Sylvie Nozaradan, supervised by Pr. Isabelle Peretz and Pr. André Mouraux, on beat and meter.

Neuronal Plasticity Prize 2011 awarded to BRAMS co-directors

Neuronal Plasticity Prize 2011 awarded to BRAMS co-directors

Aug 17, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS is pleased to announce that its co-directors Prof. Isabelle Peretz (Université de Montréal) and Prof. Robert Zatorre (MNI, McGill University) have been awarded The Fondation IPSEN Neuronal Plasticity prize 2011 for their works in the domain of music and brain plasticity. They share this prize with Prof. Helen Neville (University of Oregon, Eugene).

BRAMS welcomes high school students, in collaboration with project SEUR

BRAMS welcomes high school students, in collaboration with project SEUR

Jul 20, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS is happy to participate once again in project SEUR, by welcoming in July and early August 2011 two groups of high-school students to visit the laboratory and to be introduced to leading questions addressed in our research centre.

Dr. Luis Concha (Mexico) at BRAMS

Dr. Luis Concha (Mexico) at BRAMS

May 1, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS is welcoming Dr. Luis Concha from May to June 2011. Luis Concha is Associate Professor at the Institute of Neurobiology at the National Autonomous University of Mexico

Environmental Noise and Tinnitus

Environmental Noise and Tinnitus

Apr 8, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS member, Prof. Sylvie Hébert, contributed a chapter to Burden of disease from environmental noise – Quantification of healthy life years lost in Europe, published by the World Health Organization (WHO) et JRC European Commission in 2011. 

A Strategic Cluster for language and music research

A Strategic Cluster for language and music research

Apr 1, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS (International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research) and CRLMB (Centre for Research on Language, Mind and Brain) united to create the CRBLM – Centre for Research on Brain, Language and Music, now generously funded by FRQNT, FQRSC, McGill University, Université de Montréal, UQAM and the Montreal Neurological Institute.

BRAMS at the 2011 edition of the Parents and Kids Fair

BRAMS at the 2011 edition of the Parents and Kids Fair

Mar 22, 2011 | No Comments

BRAMS laboratory will be present at the 2011 edition of the Parents and Kids Fair on April 1st, from 10 am to 5 pm, at Place Bonaventure, Montreal, to recruit parents and their children from 4 to 12 months of age, for a study on musical preferences.

Article: “Amoureux de la musique, mais incapable de battre la mesure”

Article: “Amoureux de la musique, mais incapable de battre la mesure”

Mar 14, 2011 | No Comments

This article, written by journalist Marie Lambert-Chan (Forum), focuses on a recent research on beatdeafness, conducted by Jessica Phillips-Silver, post-doctoral fellow, under the supervision of Prof. Isabelle Peretz, Université de Montréal.