Tuesday, March 4, 2014

This week's Grove Forum at the RCM

You are warmly invited to this week's Grove Forum, part of the Spring
Series 'Music and Science':

Thursday 6th March, 5.15pm (Museum)

From Scientific Instruments to Musical Instruments: The Tuning Fork,
the Metronome, and the Siren

Myles Jackson, New York University

Chair: Aleks Kolkowski

This talk analyses the way in which nineteenth-century acoustical
instruments used to standardise musical performance and measure pitch
and beat were a century later put to use as musical instruments

Part of the mini-series Oscillations: Between Music, Science and Acoustics

Tickets are free and available in advance and on the day via the RCM
Box Office. Visit www.rcm.ac.uk/groveforum

We look forward to seeing you there!