2017

Guest blogpost for WiMIR

I was invited to write a blogpost for the Women in Music Information Retrieval (WiMIR) community. I’ve titled my post &#

Carpentries instructor

I’ve completed my ‘instructor training’ and am now a qualified member of the Software Carpentry team, teachi

Unmaking Acoustics

I always love this calm spot around the Winter solstice – a moment to reflect on the year drawing to a close… I’m re

Field studies 2017: Listening after Pauline Oliveros

I’ve been invited to reflect on machine listening in the Field Studies 2017: Listening After Pauline Oliveros event whi

Fun Palace (and more)

Along with several other SONA members, I’ll be helping families explore the sense of hearing with a Makey-Makey fruit or

Guest blogpost for Software Sustainability Institute

A blogpost I wrote earlier this month after attending the Carpentries Instructor Training course has just gone live. In it I r

Culture and the City

I’ve been asked to talk on behalf of – and about – SONA at the upcoming Sheffield Creative Guild Culture and the Cit

Hearing aids for music conference

Next week we are hosting our international conference on Hearing Aids For Music in Leeds. Our project site contains a blogpost

Improvised Photographs Exhibition

I was commissioned to simulate a pinhole camera exposure for two screen-based works in Mark Summers’ Improvised Photogr

Perception of isolated chords

It’s felt very restoring to immerse myself fully in music psychology topics this summer. I’m pleased that our pap

Hearing aids for music

This project is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. Research from the field of music psychology – a sub-disc

University of Leeds

I am a Research Fellow in the School of Music at University of Leeds, working on the following projects Bioacoustics for poll

Everything flows exhibition

Rose Butler’s digital installation “Come and Go”, with audio by Mark Summers and yours truly, has been selec

Machine listening in artistic contexts

Much research effort is spent worldwide on speech, education and medical applications of machine listening. On a personal leve

Survey: Room awareness and sound adaptation

Here is the link to my new survey which investigates approaches to room adaptation in live music and sound art: http://tinyurl

YSWN networks meetup 2017

Sat 4th March, 2017 Heritage Quays, Huddersfield Info link (at YSWN website) Booking via eventbrite I contributed the followin

SONA

Born out of regular Sheffield meet-ups of the Yorkshire Sound Women Network, SONA is a Sheffield-based group which fosters ski

Come and Go

I was pleased to work on the audio design and mix for the dual-screen installation Come and Go by Rose Butler. Shown in The Lo

Academic mentor

I am a firm believer in the benefits of mentoring, and have really enjoyed supporting PhD students through their thesis submis

Acoustic detection of snoring

This project is funded by means of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership grant from Innovate UK (formerly the Technology Strategy B

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

I’m working with Dr Harriet Crook, Lead Clinical Scientist for Complex Hearing Loss at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS