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Interior Design: Listen to the ABC podcasts of the concert.

ABC classic FM has recorded the live performance of the Interior Design. You can download the podcasts of the 6 pieces here: Rohan Drape – Another in Another Dark Natasha Anderson Study for the Bionic Ear #1 James Rushford – … Continue reading

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Listening to the brain listening

A few different ways of ‘listening in’ on the brain as it’s processing sound have appeared recently, both using EEG technology (electrodes measuring brain electrical activity, either from the scalp or inside the brain itself). Firstly there is the ‘frequency … Continue reading

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Research Update!

Well, it’s been a long time between posts! One of my New Years resolutions was to try and be more consistent with posting here, as it’s a great link between the volunteers who contribute their time and efforts into doing … Continue reading

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Sounds from around the web

Tonight a few interesting sounds from around the world. Irish accents AND foghorns, all in one place!  This delightful program from RTE radio in Ireland documents the disappearance of the sound of foghorns from around the Irish coastline. The best bit is … Continue reading

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Melbourne International Jazz Festival

The Melbourne International Jazz Festival has some really interesting stuff this year. First of all, the Cave late nightclub venue this year is the KELVIN CLUB. The Kelvin Club is presumably named after Lord Kelvin, who devised a reference-free scale for temperature … Continue reading

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Interesting blog post

A quick post as I’m on my “PhD day”, which means I’m not supposed to be doing anything work-related, but I thought this was an interesting read: http://funnyoldlife.wordpress.com/2011/04/16/bouncing-into-a-hearing-life/ Especially interesting (and relevant if you’re using a CI) is the part … Continue reading

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FutureEverything

Excitement builds!  Our concert project is in the (very) short list of projects in the FutureEverything Festival Award! The FutureEverything Festival is a big conglomeration of Art, Music and Ideas held for the last 15 years in Manchester in the UK. Fingers … Continue reading

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The aftermath

“INTERIOR DESIGN: Music for the Bionic Ear” jumped out at me as the obvious choice for my second year research project: as a musician and student audiologist, it combined my two interests perfectly. So what if there was some data … Continue reading

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Concert over!

It’s been over a month now since the concert, time to write a bit about how it went! Overall the response has been quite positive. We had about 700 people turn up on the night (in two shows, one at … Continue reading

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Bump-in!!!

Hi from the Arts Centre! We’ve been here since 8 bumping in the show tonight. Two shows, 5:30 and 8pm, with a lecture explaining the processes behind the show at 7 pm. Come along, there are still tickets left but … Continue reading

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