admin

World Science Festival

Notes & Neurons @ World Science Festival

The theme “Notes & Neurons” was featured at the World Science Festival in New York City. “Is our response to music hard-wired or culturally determined? Is the reaction to rhythm and melody universal or influenced by environment? Join host John Schaefer, Jamshed Barucha, scientist Daniel Levitin, Professor Lawrence Parsons and musical artist Bobby McFerrin for live …

Notes & Neurons @ World Science Festival Read More »

Orchestergraben

Musicians build up barricades – noise protection in the orchestra pit

In order to minimise the health risk for orchestral musicians, the academy of music in Detmold / Germany is testing noise protection walls made out of Plexiglass. In contrast to workers in road construction and industry, the musicians can not wear head phones or ear plugs to protect their ears. The noise level however often …

Musicians build up barricades – noise protection in the orchestra pit Read More »

Sound Branding – becoming more acknowledged internationally

Registration of sound trade marks finally arrives also in Canada The registration of sound trade has been practiced in Germany since 1988. Thanks to a recent decision by CIPO (Canadian Intellectual Property Office), Canadian brands now have the right to register and thus protect their specific sound trade marks by law. This comes after a …

Sound Branding – becoming more acknowledged internationally Read More »