Music Cognition Group, University of Amsterdam

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News related to the Music Cognition Group (MCG), part of the Department of Musicology, the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC), and Amsterdam Brain and Cognition (ABC) Center of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and is housed at Science Park Amsterdam (SP).
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Interested to become a PA at MCG?

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:26
The Music Cognition Group (MCG) searches for an enthusiastic and well-organized personal assistant (PA) acting as a first point of contact -with people from both inside and outside MCG- during the Academic Year 2017/18. N.B. You have to be a student at UvA. Deadline: 1 September 2017.

Lake Como School of Advanced Studies on Music, Language and Cognition

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 15:58
Lake Como School of Advanced Studies on Music, Language and Cognition

Muziek weer terug op school? [Dutch]

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 17:48
Interview met Henkjan Honing in Trouw | Wetenschap over muzikaliteit.

Courses on Music Cognition in 2017/18 at the University of Amsterdam

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 19:12
Overview of courses in the Academic Year 2017/18 by members of the Music Cognition Group (MCG).

Want to know how music works?

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:28
The University of Amsterdam now offers two Master-level courses grouped under the name “How Music Works”. Several members of the Music Cognition Group contribute their various backgrounds to these courses, ranging from music theory and cognitive science to psychology and computer science. Next to outlining the theoretical underpinnings and presenting an up-to-date view of the field of music cognition, it provides practical hands-on classes presenting a variety of computational techniques and experimental designs.

NewScientist: Muziek is te lang als luxe gezien [Dutch]

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 14:05
Ieder mens heeft gevoel voor muziek, zoals iedereen dat ook heeft voor taal. Maar waar dat gevoel precies vandaan komt, is een wetenschappelijk raadsel. UvA-hoogleraar Henkjan Honing onderzoekt de biologische oorsprong van muzikaliteit. Interview door Joris Janssen.