Music & Mathematics

RADIO

04.07.2021-26.09.2021: Musimáticas. Radio Clásica, Spanish National Radio. 

https://www.rtve.es/play/audios/musimaticas/

04.04.2021-Present: La cinta de Möbius. Catalunya Música, Catalan National Radio. 

https://www.ccma.cat/catradio/la-cinta-de-mobius/

12.04.2021-Present: Sección Música y MatemáticasSinfonía de la mañana. Radio Clásica, Spanish National Radio. 

https://www.rtve.es/play/audios/sinfonia-de-la-manana/

21.07.2020-25.08.2020: Sección MatemusicasUn Verano de Pe a Pa, Las mañanas de RNE. Spanish National Radio.

https://www.rtve.es/play/audios/las-mananas-de-rne-con-pepa-fernandez/ 

RESEARCH

Current research: PhD Simplifying the Complex: Developing a New Method for Memorising Post-Tonal Piano Music​.

Birmingham City University, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

www.bcu.ac.uk/research/our-phds/our-researchers/profiles/laura-farre-rozada

Midlands4Cities AHRC Doctoral Studentship

www.midlands4cities.ac.uk/student_profile/laura-farre-rozada/

LECTURES & LECTURE-RECITALS

27.02.2021 at 12h: Lecture-recital 'Symmetry and Fractals in Music', Cultura urbana, Casa Seat, Barcelona, Spain.

https://www.casa.seat/agenda/conferencia-musicada-laura-farre-rozada.htm

22.10.2020 at 17h: Lecture-workshop 'Music & Mathematics', Zona Maestra, Fundación Teatro del Lago, Frutillar, Chile.

https://www.teatrodellago.cl/zoma/laura-farre.html?fbclid=IwAR3SrnQsN7VEAyZBi91YAQTcEmvXLZw_sBOThzQFl-N0tdxuNFLPDPHTu3w

29.01.2020 at 19h: Lecture-recital 'Symmetry and Fractals in Music', Auditori Barradas, L'Hospitalet, Spain.

www.auditoribarradas.cat/detallAgenda.aspx?1CWwJBOsYbVsgJVmmK9W4SxqazClFAWGX436PV95hvRdfzMorlqazAJ2J1CslJs3ycr80wK

28.01.2020 at 18h: Lecture-recital 'Symmetry and Fractals in Music', Auditori Eduard Toldrà, Campus de la Mediterrània, Neàpolis, Vilanova i la Geltrú, Spain. http://neapolis.cat/ca/%E2%80%9Csimetria-i-fractals-en-la-musica%E2%80%9D-conferencia-de-la-pianista%2C-matematica-i-investigadora-laura-farre-rozada/a/325

24.10.2019 at 19:30h: Lecture-recital 'Symmetry and Fractals in Music', Packard Hall, Colorado College, USA.

https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/details.html?EventID=36686&booking=1&title=Visiting%20Artist%20Concert:%20Laura%20Farre%20Rozada

08.10.2019 at 9:30h: Composer's Forum Presentation 'Symmetry and Fractals in Music & Entrepreunership', Electronic Music Studio, School of Music, Boston University, USA. http://www.bu.edu/phpbin/calendar/event.php?id=229533&cid=20&oid=0

CONFERENCE PAPERS

28-29.09.2021: Ciencia en Acción XXII, Atarfe (Granada), Spain.

Inaugural Conference. 'How Symmetrical Can Music Be?'.

https://cienciaenaccion.org/

07-09.06.2021: Midlands4Cities Research Festival 2021, West Midlands, UK.

Research Relays. 'Testing Conceptual Simplification in Music Performance: A Pilot Study'.

05-07.03.2021: University of Toronto Graduate Music Conference, Toronto, Canada.

Lecture-recital. 'Testing a New Memorisation Method for Post-Tonal Piano Music'.

https://www.uoftgradmusicconference.com/schedule

23.10.2020: Conservatori Municipal de Música de Barcelona-Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.

Música amb Enginy. 'The Musical Mathematics of Pythagoras: Historicity or Myth?'.

16.09.2020: PhD Presentations, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham, UK.

Progression Assessment Panels. 'Conceptual Simplification: A New Memorisation Method for Post-Tonal Piano Music'.

13-14.07.2020: Midlands4Cities Research Festival 2020, West Midlands, UK.

Research Relays. 'Practice-Based Research: Developing Memorisation Strategies for Post-Tonal Music'.

THESES

L. Farré Rozada, ‘Memorising George Crumb’s ‘Makrokosmos I’: Exploring New Strategies for Non-Tonal Music’, Unpublished Master’s Dissertation, Royal College of Music, London, (2018), Distinction – 76%

L. Farré Rozada, ‘Escales musicals i fraccions contínues’ [‘Musical Scales and Continued Fractions’], Bachelor’s Dissertation, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya [Polytechnic University of Catalonia], Barcelona, (2016), Distinction – 9.5/10

https://upcommons.upc.edu/handle/2117/78754

ARTICLES

L. Farré Rozada, ‘Così fan simmetria’, Temporada d'òpera 2021-2022 dels Amics del Liceu, 10, (2021), 112-113, https://amicsliceu.com/llibre-temporada/

L. Farré Rozada, ‘Des de Babilònia fins a l'actualitat. Les matemàtiques de les escales musicals’ [‘From Babylon to the present day. The mathematics of musical scales’], Butlletí de la Biblioteca Museu Víctor Balaguer, 7(10), (2020), 82-105, https://raco.cat/index.php/ButlletiBalaguer/issue/view/29897

L. Farré Rozada, ‘La matemàtica artística d’Escher i Ligeti’ [‘The artistic mathematics of Escher and Ligeti’], SCM/Notícies (Societat Catalana de Matemàtiques), 47, (2020), 118-121, https://scm.iec.cat/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Noticies-47_web.pdf

L. Farré Rozada, ‘Una Simetría Fractal: La «Toccata pour piano» de Philippe Manoury’ [‘A Fractal Symmetry: Toccata pour piano by Philippe Manoury’], Sul Ponticello, 73, (2020), https://sulponticello.com/iii-epoca/una-simetria-fractal-la-toccata-pour-piano-de-philippe-manoury/

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