Friday, 23 October 2015


Immersive Music, Robert Normandeau

28 October, 7pm, De Montfort University, Leicester
In PACE Studio 1,  Richmond Street, Leicester, LE2 7BQ

Preceded by a talk on his approach to multi-channel composition, 3pm (also PACE Studio 1).

Robert Normandeau will celebrate his long association with De Montfort University in this concert of his work, including the world premiere of Hamlet-Machine without Actors, projected on our multi-loudspeaker system.

Note:  there will not be fixed seating for this performance, the audience are invited to explore the immersive experience of these works by moving freely in the space.
Some chairs will be provided, and you may bring a cushion!

Palindrome (2005-06, 07), 14m50s
Jeu de langues (2009), 11m52s
Hamlet-Machine without Actors (2014), 8m54s
La part des anges [The Angels’ Share] (2011, 12), 14m37s

Friday, 16 October 2015

The Royal College of Music, Stockholm

Ref: ACA-H-018-2016
The Royal College of Music in Stockholm

We will be taking 10 students to Sweden in Feb/March who will present work and also perform as a large group. This is open to all MTI/MTP students and post-grads. Funding is provided for travel and accommodation. Selection is based on applications/proposals. There will also be extra-curricular rehearsal as a group prior to departure.

Apply now! Deadline 26 October

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

TONIGHT: MTI Welcome Event, Exchange Bar, Cultural Quarter

Please join us in welcoming our new students at the next annual MTI Welcome Event!

Exchange Bar (50 Cultural Quarter, Leicester, LE1 1RD)

8.30pm(ish) - late

All Welcome!

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

First MTI Concert of the Year: PACE, 14 October 2014! + MTI Welcome Event

Pre-concert installation (PACE 2, Doors: 6.15pm)

Paul Keene & Garry CoxKinectivity (a Kinect-driven interactive installation depicting an immersive forest sound environment).

Concert (PACE 1, 7pm)

Leigh LandyXūn (Old/New) (12’15), 8-channel
Steve GreenIridescence (8’30), stereo
Virginie Viel (Collectif Séneçon) - Path (15’)
Neal SpowageDis-comforting (1’16), AV stereo
Neal SpowageNew Track Of Unknown Terra II (6’21), AV stereo
Louise RossiterRift (c.8’), stereo
Grace DiorViva Voce (4’17), stereo
John YoungBrink (13’27), 10.1

MTI Student Welcome Event

Exchange Bar (Cultural Quarter – See link for address), 8.30pm(ish)

All Welcome!

Monday, 5 October 2015

CLaSS Study Skills Workshops

Monday 12th – Friday 16th October in the Kimberlin Library

Centre for Learning and Study Support (CLaSS)

We are delighted to offer a series of workshops of interest to those students who are new to studying in higher education. Come along and meet the CLaSS and Library teams who can support you in your work.

12th October: What’s expected of your writing in the UK?
12th October: How to cite and reference using the Harvard Referencing system
12th October: New styles of assessment
12th October: Deciding on your topic and title for your dissertation or extended report
13th October: How to make the most out of your lectures and seminars
13th October: Taking a critical approach to your work
13th October: Journal Basics
14th October: A quick guide to writing and referencing for International students
14th October: Library Basics
14th October: Note-making: the importance of getting it right
15th October: Writing in an academic style
15th October: Maths for the terrified
15th October: Referencing for academic success: or Mind the Gap
16th October: Technology available at DMU and how to use it in your studies
16th October: Using evidence in your writing: paraphrasing and quotations.

For further information and to book a place, click on link:

We look forward to seeing you.