Dr. Anja Volk
Professor, MSc, MA, PhD
On October 8th 2015 I am giving a talk at
National eScience Symposium "Accelerating Scientific
Discovery" at the Amsterdam ArenA, entitled Pattern search
in music: digital methods for researching, classifying and
Queen Mary University of London, June 22-25, 2015.
General Chairs: Oscar Bandtlow and Elaine Chew
Program Chairs: David Meredith and Anja Volk
Publication Chair: Tom Collins
Workshop Chair: Johanna Devaney
Proceedings: Lecture Notes in Artifical Intelligence 9110
Workshop at the Lorentz Center, International Center for Workshops in the Sciences
January 19-23, 2015, Leiden, the Netherlands
Scientifc Organizers: Christina Anagnostopoulou, Elaine Chew, Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis, Anja Volk
SMC-ICMC Summer School on Computational Music Analysis, Athens, Greece, September 11-14, 2014. Lecturers: Christina Anagnostopoulou, Emilios Cambouropoulos, Olivier Lartillot, Alan Marsden, Aggelos Pikrakis, Costas Tsougras, George Tzanetakis, Anja Volk.
FMA 2013 (3rd International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis), June 6-7, 2013, Amsterdam. General Chair: Peter van Kranenburg. Program Chairs: Christina Anagnostopoulou and Anja Volk. Proceedings.
Mathematics and Music, Vol. 6(2).
to the Special Issue more than 2500
and Computation in Music, 5th International
Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis (2013), Editors: Peter van Kranenburg, Christina Anagnostopoulou & Anja Volk; Utrecht University Repository.
Modelling musical similarity over
time through the variation principle (MUSIVA) project
press release Dutch
press release English
portrayal in NWO-Laureatenboek 2010, pdf
On June 2, 2015 I received the Spotlight award from the Dean of the Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, for my activities in disseminating my work to the general public
Professoren op het podium (Professors on stage): A theater evening over Music and Mathematics, organized and moderated by Jan van den Berg. Guests: Anja Volk, Jan Neerven and Frank Redig. Theater de Veste, Delft. 1 April 2015, 20:30.
KennisCafe Amsterdam: Rocking Science, with Anja Volk, Tom ter Bogt, Fleur Bouwer, Louis Grijp, organized by De Volkskrant, KNAW, science center NEMO, de Balie Amsterdam, 15 December 2014, 20:00-22:00. Watch at De Balie TV, listen at Kennis van Nu, Radio 5.
Radio Interview at Science 071 Sleutelstad, 17 December 2014, listen here, photo here. Update: This interview has been submitted to the NTR Radio Award 2015
Interview "De Volkskrant", 10 December 2014, pdf
Presentation at Bessensap 2014 (Science meets press): "Hoe herken je muziek?", 6 June 2014, photo impression
Portrayal in De Groene Amsterdammer, 31st October 2013, download print version here
Computational musicology in De Groene Amsterdammer, October 2013
e-data & research nr. 4 March 2011
International Society for Music Information Retrieval
Society for Mathematics and Computation in Music
Computational Science Advisory Board of the Lorentz Center, International Center for Workshops in the Sciences, Leiden
M.E. Rodríguez López, A. Volk & D. Bountouridis (2014), Multi-strategy Segmentation of Melodies. In: Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2014) - October 27 - 31, 2014 Taipei, Taiwan, 207-212, Taipei, Taiwan: ISMIR press.
B. Jansen, W.B. de
Haas, A. Volk, P. van Kranenburg (2013), Discovering
repeated patterns in music: state of knowledge, challenges
perspectives. Proceedings of the 10th International
Symposium on Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval (CMMR 2013),
CNRS, Marseille, France.