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SCORD: Seminar for Composers of Oxford – Research and Development

June 1, 2020 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm

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Talk: A response to ‘Viral Counterpoint of the Coronavirus Spike Protein (2019-nCoV)

In early April scientists announced that they had translated the structure of the coronavirus spikes into music using sonification and AI technology. This talk will discuss the techniques used and the debates around authenticity in music based on sonification.

About the series

Convened by DPhil composers Matt Collins, Carol Jones and Leo Geyer, this seminar provides an informal space for both student and established composers at Oxford to present and discuss their work.

Free and open to all.


June 1, 2020
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
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