Society for Music Perception and Cognition

Resources

Music Cognition and Music Psychology Labs

Visit our map of Music Cognition and Music Psychology Labs: Sites included on this map belong to SMPC members who have provided location information on their labs.

> Green markers indicate labs with associated graduate programs in music
> Yellow markers indicate labs with associated graduate programs in psychology/neuroscience
> Purple markers indicate labs with associated graduate programs in electrical engineering / computer science
> Red markers indicate labs with associated graduate programs in music and psychology/neuroscience
> Orange markers indicate labs with associated graduate programs in music and engineering/computer science
> Blue markers indicate labs without associated graduate programs
> Grey markers indicate labs of retired members

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Academic Programs and Jobs

SMPC Academic Programs Page

Undergraduate and PhD information and resources

SMPC Internships, Post-Docs, and Jobs Page

Post-doc and job postings, job search and mentoring resources

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Research Resources

Calls for Study Participation (coming soon)

Centers

• Center for Computer Assisted Research in the Humanities at Stanford University

Collaboration Opportunities (coming soon)

Calls for Research

See our Events page for conference calls 

Open Source Repositories

March 2021: Future Directions of Music Cognition March Conference OSF Repository
SMPC 2019: Repository from Open Science Symposium

Special Journal Issues

• Science News (special issue: A Mind for Music)
• Philosophical Transactions: Special Issue 'Biology, cognition and origins of musicality'

Topically Related Journals

• Computer Music Journal
• Empirical Musicology Review
• Music Perception
• Musicae Scientiae
• Psychology of Music
• Psychomusicology
• Music Performance Research
• Yearbook for Music Psychology - a German/English journal published since 1983. Articles are published free of charge in open-access advance online versions and subsequently appear in print once a year.

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Teaching Resources

• Syllabi: View our list of music cognition syllabi, provided by SMPC members and nonmembers who teach courses on music cognition and who responded to our request for course syllabi in early 2011.
The syllabi are based on recently-offered courses. To determine when a course will be taught next, please contact the instructor directly (SMPC does not have this information).

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Related Societies and Organizations

International 

International Conference for Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC)

International Conference of Students of Systematic Musicology (SYSMUS) 
• International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR)
Timing Research Forum (TRF)

Asia/Pacific

APSCOM: Asia-Pacific Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music

Regional Societies: 
• AMPS: Australian Music & Psychology Society
• CSMP: Chinese Society for Music Psychology
• JSMPC: Japanese Society for Music Perception and Cognition (English website)
• KSMPC: Korean Society for Music Perception and Cognition

Europe

ESCOM: European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music

Regional Societies:
• AEPMIM: Asociación Española de Psicología de la Música y la Interpretación Musical - Spanish Association for Psychology of Music and Music Performance  (English website)
• DGM: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Musikpsychologie - German Society for Music Psychology (English website)
• The Balkans - RNPaM: Regional Network Psychology and Music
• UK - SEMPRE: Society for Education, Music and Psychology Research

North America

SMPC: Society for Music Perception and Cognition

Acoustical Society of America (ASA)

Regional Societies:
• NEMCOG: New England Music Cognition Group

South America 

Regional Societies: 
• ABCM: Associação Brasileira de Cognição e Artes Musicais - Brazilian Association of Cognition and Musical Arts
• SACCOM: Sociedad Argentina para las Ciencias Cognitivas de la Música - Argentine Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music

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Related Conferences

Events page: up-to-date conference and call-for-papers announcements

International Conferences (held at various international locations)

Digital Libraries for Musicology (DLfM) - Dates vary
• International Conference for Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC) - Biennial, staggered with SMPC (July/August)
International Conference of Students of Systematic Musicology (SYSMUS) 
• International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR) - September
International Symposium on Performance Science - Dates vary
The Neurosciences and Music - June
Rhythm Production & Perception Workshop (RRPW) - June
Sound and Music Computing Conference (SMC) - Summer
UbiMus - September

North America

Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
• New England Music Cognition Group (NEMCOG)
• CT, USA - New England Sequencing and Timing (NEST) - March/April
• NY, USA - IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA) - October  

South/Central America

• Brazil - International Symposium on Cognition and Musical Arts (SIMCAM) - Held in May

Eurasia

European Society for the Cognitive Science of Music (ESCOM) - Biennial, staggered with SMPC (August)

ESCOM Related Conferences List

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Related Websites, Blogs, and Multimedia

SMPC Multimedia Page
• BBC programs about music and the mind: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02zjcpx
Auditory.org - an online resource and email list for the discussion of organizational aspects of auditory perception. Created in 1992 by Professor Albert S Bregman (McGill University Department of Psychology). Currently maintained by Dan Ellis.
• Music Cognition U - a resource center for music cognition news and information
• Music Matters: A Blog on Music Cognition - Henkjan Honing
• Music Psychology Blog: Victoria Williamson
• Music Therapy Research Blog
• The Art of the Score: The Mind, Music and Moving Images - Exploring the intersection of music cognition and filmmaking, including a conversation between Ani Patel and the Coen Brothers