Department of Music and Drama

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Music

The University of Huddersfield is home to a vibrant, diverse, international, and innovative group of music researchers. Our staff are recognised as leading figures in their fields, as evidenced by major commissions, performances, recordings, and publications. Our international postgraduate student community includes early career researchers who are already making significant contributions as composers, performers, technicians, engineers, and musicologists.

 

Drama

Drama, Theatre and Performance at Huddersfield hosts a vibrant and developing research culture in the ares of psychophysical performance, performance Magic, technical theatre and multimedia in performance.

Drama research also includes research activities into performance and disability, psychoanalysis, creativity, ecology, improvisation, new writing, and processes of devising. Members of the Drama team have contributed articles to peer-reviewed journals such as Contemporary Theatre Review, Performing Ethos, TDR, Theatre, Dance and Performance Training as well as contributing chapters to a variety of collections, authoring monographs and editing collections and series.

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Music Arts & Humanities
Sound Arts & Humanities
Ensemble Arts & Humanities
Composer Arts & Humanities
Solo Arts & Humanities
Song Arts & Humanities
Concert Arts & Humanities
Huddersfield Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 1992 2019

Adaptive Mapping of Sound Collections for Data-driven Musical Interfaces

Roma, G., Green, O. & Tremblay, P. A., 20 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) NIME – The International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression. Porto Alegre, p. 313-318 6 p. (Proceedings of the conference on New Interface for Musical Expression (NIME)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Acoustic waves
Experiments

Approaches to Actor Training: International Perspectives

Freeman, J. (ed.), 22 Mar 2019, 1 ed. Basingstoke: Red Globe Press. 278 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Actor Training
Tutor
Consent
Accomplishment
Pathway

at143: Messiaen + Linda Catlin Smith

Lukoszevieze, A., Benjamin, M., Roche, H. & Thomas, P., 25 May 2019

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

fins

Projects 2012 2022

Judaica: An Embodied Laboratory for Song-Action

Spatz, B.

1/08/1631/07/18

Project: ResearchResearch Council - AHRC

John Cage and the 'Concert for piano and orchestra'

Thomas, J. & Iddon, M.

1/10/1529/10/18

Project: ResearchResearch Council - AHRC

FluCoMa: Fluid Corpus Manipulations

Tremblay, P., Green, O., Roma, G., Harker, A., Clarke, J. & Dufeu, F.

1/09/1731/08/22

Project: ResearchEU Government

Activities 1992 2019

Mapping Spaces, Sounding Places: Geographies of Sound in Audiovisual Media

Geoff Cox (Speaker)
20 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Agitating the Discipline: performing Cage’s Concert for Piano and Orchestra

Philip Thomas (Speaker)
19 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

University of Southampton

Rachel Cowgill (Visiting professor)
14 May 201915 May 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

Press / Media

Music to Keep the Darkness at Bay

Rupert Till

16/12/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

In Review: MATA Divine Mysteries: Ángeloi

Kristina Wolfe

14/09/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other