Neuromusical Talks

Talks on themes that are at the intersection of music and other fields of knowledge, specially psychology and neuroscience.

More info in February 2022



Rhythm perception through the lens of Music Cognition
08.11.2021 | Letícia Dias de Lima | Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul

Auditory perception and absolute pitch: behavioral, electrophysiological, and neuroanatomical correlates
04.10.2021 | Carlos Alberto Leite Filho | Universidade de São Paulo

Samba in the brain: perception of varying synchrony between beats in samba percussion
09.08.2021 | Annerose Engel | Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences – Leipzig

Music-induced emotions and visuospatial working memory: A psychophysiological study
12.07.2021 | Fabiana Ribeiro | University of Luxembourg 

Emotion expression in speech and singing
14.06.2021 | Gláucia Laís Salomão | Stockholm University

Music and well-being in times of pandemic
19.04.2021 | João Quadros | Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto

Musical experience and the ability to recognize emotions
22.03.2021 | César Lima | Instituto Universitário de Lisboa


Better ears with eyes open: effects of unconscious visual stimulation on auditory learning
09.11.2020| Milton Augusto Vendramini de Ávila | USP Ribeirão Preto

Music therapy and music cognition in elderly
05.10.2020 | Claudia Zanini | UFG

Effects of tDCS on musical skills
10.08.2020 | Maria Clotilde Henriques Tavares | UnB

Music, experiment and experimentalism
13.07.2020 | Fernando Iazzetta | USP

Psychoacoustic models as a tool for musical analysis: An approach using audio descriptors
08.06.2020 | Micael Antunes | UNICAMP

A proposal of a musical larynx: Implications for studies in cognition
11.05.2020 | Beatriz Raposo de Medeiros | USP

Analysis and recognition of cognitive patterns of musicians and non-musicians through EEG
13.04.2020 | Estela Ribeiro | Centro Universitário FEI


Experimental aesthetics: Why do we like or dislike a work of art?
18.11.2019 | Hernando Borges Neves Filho | Imagine Tecnologia Comportamental

Perception of asymmetric rhythms in traditional Greek music
07.10.2019 | Marcelo Queiroz | USP

Musical meaning in the dynamical paradigm of cognition
23.09.2019 | Luís Felipe Oliveira | UFMS

Acoustics and Psychoacoustics: How sounds become music?
15.07.2019 | Rebeca Bayeh | Concordia University, Montreal

Aleatory arts in music
10.06.2019 | Adolfo Maia Jr | UNICAMP

The neurobiology of absolute pitch
22.04.2019 | Raphael Bender Chagas Leite | UFRN

Creative processes and technological mediation in music cognition research
21.03.2019 | Jônatas Manzolli | UNICAMP


Associations between numerical magnitude and pitch processing
12.11.2018 | Marília Nunes-Silva | UEMG

Mental representations of melodic perception
08.10.2018 | Pedro de Alcântara Senra de Oliveira Neto | UNICAMP

Associations between cognitive|linguistic skills and music perception in children
17.09.2018 | Guilherme Alves Delmolin de Oliveira | UFABC

Vocal improvisations, entrainment and prosociality in child musicians
06.08.2018 | Beatriz Ilari | University of Southern California

Translational research: how the interplay between basic and clinical research is relevant to the field of Music
04.06.2018 | Thenille Braun Janzen | University of Toronto

Musical timing and segmentation
09.04.2018 | Marcos Mesquita | UNESP

Assessing music perception in young children: Evidence for the M|Factor
12.03.2018 | Hugo Cogo Moreira | UNIFESP


Focal dystonia task specific in musicians in Brazil
27.11.2017 | Rita de Cássia dos Reis Moura | FMU

Autobiographical memories evoked by music
30.10.2017 | José Davison da Silva Junior | IFPE

What is absolute about absolute pitch?
24.07.2017 | Nayana di Giuseppe Germano | UNESP

Music and language: A transdisciplinary approach
26.06.2017 | Diana Santiago | UFBA

Cognitive biases in the evaluation of musical performances
24.04.2017 | Graziela Bortz | UNESP

Neural processing of musical emotions
27.03.2017 | Frederico Graeff | USP-Ribeirão Preto


The statistical brain and the samba beat
07.11.2016 | Antonio Galves | USP

Verbal correlates of timbre perception: A research on orchestral sonorities
03.10.2016 | Ivan Eiji Simurra | USP

Minds, machines, and music
01.08.2016 | José Fornari | UNICAMP

The evolution of human cognition through the perspective of music cognition: An archaeological survey
18.07.2016 | Fernando Najman | USP

Music and autism: A neuroscientific approach
13.06.2016 | Viviane Louro | UNIFESP

Can musical training modulate the perception of faces? Results of an investigation with Event Related Potentials.
04.04.2016 | Viviane Rocha | Mackenzie Presbyterian University

Music, acoustic and neurocognition: A case study of importance to interdisciplinarity
29.02.2016 | Fabio Leão Figueiredo | UFRB


A form in musical sounds: The construction of musical semantics based on neuroscientific and enactionist research
30.11.2015 | Marcos Nogueira | UFRJ

Bioacoustics: Biological basis of bird calls and their possible relations with human musical behaviour
29.10.2015 | Maria Luisa da Silva | UFPA

Covert attention in formally trained musicians
28.09.2015 | Felipe Viegas Rodrigues | UNOESTE

Music and mental imagery in the modulation of moods
27.07.2015 | Eliseth Leão | IIEP Albert Einstein Hospital

Difficulties in vocal perception and production and its consequences in the working memory for melodies
29.06.2015 | Mariana Werke |UNIFESP

Musical rhythm from the perspective of recent models of perception and cognition
01.06.2015 | Pedro Paulo Köhler |USP

Music as a tool to evaluate and intervene in language abilities
27.04.2015 | Paulo Estevão Andrade | Colégio Criativo, Marília, SP

Reflections on music and neuroscience
30.03.2015 | Ronald Ranvaud | USP