Capturing Sound in the Premodern and Early Modern World

16.04.2019
Capturing Sound Workshop

Capturing Sound Workshop

International workshop organised by Leon Chisholm and Leendert van der Miesen (Project C04 "Epistemic Dissonances. Objects and Tools of Early Modern Acoustics") in cooperation with the Research Group “Epistemes of Modern Acoustics” (MPIWG)

 
 
Program

14:00   Introduction
14:10 Noa Hegesh (MPIWG, Berlin): Sound, Cycles, and Solstices: Acoustical Solutions to Cosmological Problems in First C
14:55 Leon Chisholm (SFB 980): The Virtues of Doubling in Early Continuo
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00   Karl Kügle (University of Oxford/Universiteit Utrecht): Conceptualizing and Experiencing Music in the Middle Ages (ca. 500-1500)
16:45 Leendert van der Miesen (SFB 980): The Echo in Early Acoustics
17:30 Concluding discussion

           

             

Zeit & Ort

16.04.2019

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
Harnackstraße 5
14195 Berlin
Seminar Room