Category Archives: Research

York Theatre Royal – sounding good

Hanging out at York Theatre Royal (in the cafe) this afternoon, I managed a sneak preview of the newly refurbished main auditorium.  It looks fantastic (my photography doesn’t do it justice) and is sounding good.  The sound proofing between auditorium and … Continue reading

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Yornight 2015

A spectacular, specially-commissioned music and light finale to Yornight on 25 September brought the ruins of St Mary’s Abbey in York back to life. Hearing the Past: St Mary’s Abbey Reconstructed recreated the acoustics and sounds of the building, dating from 1088, … Continue reading

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More virtual concert hall

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My virtual singing studio at ICMEM15

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Radio 5 Live broadcast

Thrilled to be on Radio 5 Live on Christmas Day at the “Naked Scientists Christmas Party”.  Lots of fun stuff on the Science of Christmas, including the science of singing Christmas carols and how the voice works.  Keep listening for … Continue reading

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