May, 2017: New project and opportunity for international PhD students at CP: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action - Innovative Training Network (MSCA-ITN-ETN)New Frontiers in Music Information Processing (MIP-Frontiers)
(4 years; 2017 - 2021) will be funded by the European Commission! Project to start in September 2017.
Mar 9, 2017: Our drum robot won the second place in the IEEE Signal Processing Cup among 21 competitors.
Besides tracking beats, it can also detect the beginning of a bar (downbeat) and the guitar pattern that is played by a musician in real-time.
The whole system runs on a Raspberry Pi 3.
Jan 13, 2017: Our BasisMixer
computational model of expressive music performance is said to have passed a musical "Turing Test" (producing a piano performance whose "humanness"
as judged by listeners is undistinguishable from a human musician's [and ranking best, in this respect, among a number of algorithms])
in a recent study ("Algorithms Can Mimic Human Piano Performance") by E. Schubert et al., published in J.New.Mus.Res. (Jan. 2017)
Generation Extension for Banshee,
a popular Linux
Media Player, was included in two major Linux distributions: Redhat
Fedora and Ubuntu.
Mirage is an Open Source Project developed at the Department of
Pre-concert talk by Werner
at the Philharmonie
prior to a concert featuring Evgeny Kissin performing Chopin and
Prokofiev (Nov 26, 2008, 19:15, Salle de Concerts