“Là est la question” presents to children various research conducted at BRAMS

“Là est la question” presents to children various research conducted at BRAMS

Mar 20, 2013 | No Comments

In 2012, the TV show “Là est la question” came to BRAMS to film two shows, presenting to children and teenagers various questions studied within our research centre: the issue of music and emotions, and the problem of tinnitus. Discover – or have your children discover – those two short videos!

Discover what musical talent is!

Discover what musical talent is!

Feb 27, 2013 | No Comments

On January 19th, 2013, CRBLM and OICRM organized a concert-conference on Musical talent. Watch today the event’s video, and learn more about music and talent, with Gary McPherson (Melbourne University), Danick Trottier (Université de Montréal) and young virtuose Tiffany Poon

NEW!  Bachelor degree in Cognitive Neurosciences
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NEW! Bachelor degree in Cognitive Neurosciences

Feb 7, 2013 | No Comments

Université de Montréal should open in Fall 2013 a new Bachelor program in Cognitive Neurosciences; among the four possible specialization possible, one is dedicated to the Neurocognition of music.

Article: “Enfants prodiges: Au delà des mythes”

Article: “Enfants prodiges: Au delà des mythes”

Jan 20, 2013 | No Comments

On January 19th, journalist Caroline Rodgers published an article in La Presse about child prodigies and musical talent, announcing the concert-conference jointly organized by CRBLM and OICRM on January 20th, 2013.

Musicians: Born or made?

Musicians: Born or made?

Nov 23, 2012 | No Comments

Free concert-conference on Music and talent, to be held at Salle Claude Champagne, Université de Montréal on January 19th 2013, at 4pm. 16 year old pianist virtuoso Tiffany Poon will play for us – and Gary McPherson (Melbourne University) and Danick Trottier (Université de Montréal) will demystify musical talent!

To watch a video of the full concert-conference, please click here…

BRAMS guide you through Science Centre’s MUSIK exhibition
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BRAMS guide you through Science Centre’s MUSIK exhibition

Nov 14, 2012 | No Comments

Since November 12th, 2012, BRAMS is at the heart of the Montreal Science Centre’ exhibition Musik: From Sound to Emotion. Isabelle Peretz, Robert Zatorre and Caroline Traube were part of the scientific committee and are now virtual guides, explaining visitors the brain’s role in our daily musical experience.

Save the date! Inaugural CRBLM Symposium

Save the date! Inaugural CRBLM Symposium

Nov 13, 2012 | No Comments

CRBLM first annual Symposium on Music and Language: I. Development will be held in Montréal on May 3-4, 2013. Confirmed speakers include Nina Kraus, Jenny Saffran, Laurel Trainor, David Poeppel and Ani Patel among others…

Prof. Peretz to give a Distinguished lecture at Concordia University on November 15th

Prof. Peretz to give a Distinguished lecture at Concordia University on November 15th

Nov 13, 2012 | No Comments

Prof. Isabelle Peretz, BRAMS co-director, is to give a Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, November 15th at 7pm at the Music Department, Concordia University. The talk is entitled “Music, Emotions and the Brain”.

BRAMS welcomes SAMS

BRAMS welcomes SAMS

Sep 5, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS laboratory is proud to welcome once again the SAMS – Société pour les Arts en Milieux de Santé for its annual meeting 2012.

BRAMS, Banting Fellow hosting laboratory

BRAMS, Banting Fellow hosting laboratory

Aug 30, 2012 | No Comments

BRAMS is proud to host Banting Fellow Patrice Voss, PhD. He will be holding this highly prestigious Canadian scholarship from June 2012 to May 2014.