Dentistry Conversations – New Model Choices

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“Now, we not only have fantastic students, faculty and staff but also a fantastic new facility … imagine what we can do! We simply have to use our imagination.”

Interviewer: Valerie Khayat

 

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September 4, 2014 at 12:14 pm


Dentistry Conversations – A Look Back on Defining Choices

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“I don’t view it as a mistake … I see it as a great learning experience which has fed many things that I do.”

Interviewer: Valerie Khayat

 

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September 4, 2014 at 12:14 pm


Dentistry Conversations – A Chance Encounter

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“If I hadn’t gone on that trip … I wouldn’t be here [in Montreal] … so it has had an amazing effect on my life and I have to say, a very positive effect.”

Interviewer: Valerie Khayat

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September 4, 2014 at 12:13 pm


Infectious Music: How microbes have shaped our music

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In this episode, Professor Joaquin (Quim) Madrenas discusses how certain diseases impacted the way compsers created music, and how these diseases influenced the way societies experienced this music.

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August 14, 2014 at 1:55 pm


Why We Love Music: A Neuroscience perspective

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Professor Robert L. Zattore discusses the reason why people have continued to love music throughout history and proposes that affinity for music is inherently human (and undoubtedly neurological).

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August 14, 2014 at 1:36 pm


Nature’s Chorus: Frog Calls and Bird Songs

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Prof. David M. Green enlightens us about various types of frog calls, followed by a lesson on bird songs by Prof. Jon Sakata.

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August 13, 2014 at 11:52 am


Gregorian Chant Explained

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Prof. Julie E. Cumming and Dr. Peter Schubert discuss the historical and religious impact of Gregorian Chant on ancient and modern society.

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August 8, 2014 at 2:25 pm


The Music of Emily Carr’s Pines

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Dr. Eleanor Stubley talks about Canadian composer Jean Coulthard’s fascination with Emily Carr, and how her paintings influenced Coulthard’s musical works.

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August 8, 2014 at 1:45 pm


Capturing Bach

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As a performer himself, Professor Ilya Poletaev discusses the interpretations of Bach’s compositions and how they came to be so diverse.

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August 8, 2014 at 12:08 pm


What you should know before you buy that Strad

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Dr. Gary Scavone discusses his research on the quality of string instruments and their influence on musicians.

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August 8, 2014 at 10:44 am