Author Archives: Rebecca Schaefer

September 2019

September 2019A new name has been found for or Low Countries Music Research Network: we called it Locomus! Website and mailing list soon to follow.Also, we are starting a new year with fresh faces in the lab and new projects! Welcome Andres, Meike, Alexandra, Mara, Juliet, and Dion!

June 2019

June 2019Congratulations to Dr. Susan Williams who successfully defended her thesis entitled ‘Finding Focus: Using external focus of attention for practicing and performing music’. Excellent work!

April 2019

April 2019Getting ready for more conferencing: Two submissions were accepted to RPPW this summer! Also, Rebecca was on Dutch national radio with an interview about music, the brain, Easter, and sports.

Nieuwe lezingen:

9 oktober: A Ha! New Scientist & Oedipus brouwerij 8 november: InScience festival Nijmegen22 november: National Psychologie Congres14 december: Slechthorend Amsterdam

Oude lezingen 2018-2019

15 September 2018: Nacht van de Ontdekkingen 6 oktober 2018: Wavelength festival 15 november 2018: Miracles of Music congres 30 november 2018: LIBC publieksdag: Daar zit muziek in! 6 december 2018: Kroeglezing Labyrinth Leiden16 januari 2019: Betabreak UvA 18 maart 2019: Science cafe Nijmegen 26 juni 2019: Rock your brain symposium 29 juni 2019: Mojo… Read More »

In de pers – januari 2019

De laatste maanden brachten ons veel media aandacht! Eerst in het lokale Leiden Los magazine, en het Leidse alumni magazine Leidraad, en vorige week een groot artikel in de wetenschapsbijlage van het Algemeen Dagblad.

January 2019

January 2019 We’ve reached the news multiple times in the last few months! After receiving attention in the local Leiden Los magazine, as well as alumni magazine Leidraad, Rebecca was interviewed for a full spread in the science pages of the national newspaper Algemeen Dagblad (all in Dutch).

November 2018

November 2018 We are very excited to announce this year’s LIBC public symposium will be on music! We have a wonderful line-up of speakers, of whom our esteemed international guests, Dr. Ani Patel and Dr Psyche Loui, will also deliver scientific talks at the Sylvius Masterclass on the previous day. Please come along!

July 2018

July 2018 The Music, Mind and Brain MSc at Goldsmiths, UK, is celebrating their 10th anniversary! Rebecca will give a key note lecture at this sold-out two-day event.

May 2018

May 2018 Calling all music researchers in NL and BE! A new regional network is being formed with a first meeting coming soon. More information here.