September 2010 Archives - Faster than Sound

Brainwaves

Brainwaves Saturday 18 September 2010 Guided by eminent neuroscientist Professor Vincent Walsh, Faster Than Sound will explore the rich scientific, sound and visual world of the brain and the concept of Small World organization (more popularly known as six degrees of separation). The composers are joined by Loop.pH, a design and research studio set up…

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Mira Calix

Mira Calix

Mira Calix is signed to Warp Records.  Her most recent release is a collaboration with fellow Warp Artist; Mark Clifford, from the band Seefeel. Although her earlier music is almost exclusively electronic in nature, in more recent years she has incorporated classical orchestration into her installation pieces, film soundtracks, theatre and opera. Commissions include works…

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Vincent Walsh

Vincent Walsh

Professor Vincent Walsh is a cognitive neuroscientist who has worked extensively with artists and public engagement projects and has taken a special interest in music since 2001 when he organised a McDonnell Pew Music and Brain Symposium in Oxford. Since then he has been scientific advisor to the Southbank on the presentation of Messiaen’s synaesthesia,…

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