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Music, Science, Inspiration

Music, Science, Inspiration

2022-2023

A series of concert lectures with leading scientists of the Technion with international guest artists and student players on campus.

Part of the “Artist in Residence” program by the President and the department of Humanities and Arts.

Thanks to the contribution of Mrs. Sonia Marschak – Chicago.

Artistic Director and Pianist: Dr. Orit Wolf (Artist in Residence)

Location
The 1st meeting will be held in the David and Janet Polak Visitors Center auditorium (Next to the Faculty of Industry and Management) – 15:00-17:00
Sessions 2-4 will be held  in the Humanities and Arts department, the theater hall – 3:00-5:00 p.m.
The closing session will be held in the Churchill Hall at 18:00-20:00


Concert lecture no. 1: Wednesday, 30.11.22, 15:00

“Touching the Sounds”

The Manipulation of the Senses

Series opening & introductory lecture:

President Prof. Uri Sivan (Physics) : “Art as search: Insights of a physician”

Prof. Alon Wolf (Mechanical Engineering) & Prof. Lihi Zelnik- Manor (Electrical & Computer Engineering)

Dr. Orit Wolf hosts violinist Prof. Hagai Shaham

For more details on meeting #1 click here
Registration is closed.

Meeting location – Visitor’s Center (next to the Faculty of Industry and Management)


Concert lecture no. 2: Wednesday, 11.1.23, 15:00

Unplugged!  How & Why Music Moves Us: The Challenge of AI

Prof. Shaul Markovitch, Prof. Alex Bronstein (Computer Science)

Prof. Tomer Michaeli (Electrical & Computer Engineering)

Dr. Orit Wolf hosts pianist Dr. Sasha Beckman and Kamancheh builder Dr. Raphael Dahan

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Concert lecture no. 3: Wednesday, 22.3.23, 15:00

Less is More: Turning Mistakes into Opportunities in Art and Science

“On errors in the lab and errors on stage”

Prof. Shulamit Levenberg (Bio-Medical Engineering)

Prof. Moran Berkovici (Mechanical Engineering)

Yoav Sterman (Architecture and Town Planning)

Dr. Orit Wolf hosts pianist and improvisor Dr. Tal Zilber and sound artist Dr. Elad Schneiderman(Humanities and Arts)

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Concert lecture no. 4: Wednesday 19.4.23, 15:00

The Psychophysical Lab:

 Yoga, Philosophy, Medicine, and Music

Mind and Body, the “reward center” and the power of a pianist in empowering motoric rehabilitation

Prof. Ohad Nachtomy (Humanities and Arts), Prof. Eyal Shifroni

Prof. Asia Rolls (Medicine)

Prof. Firas Mawasi (Bio-medical Engineering)

Dr. Orit Wolf hosts Mandolin artist Shmuel Elbaz

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Concert lecture no. 5: Wednesday 31.5.23, 15:00

Perfect Imperfections: Unanswered Questions

Ethics in Science versus Ethics in Music

Prof. Aaron Ciechanover (Medicine)
Prof. Moti Segev (Physics)

Gala evening:

Dr. Orit Wolf hosts three musicians on stage:

Percussionist Doron Raphaeli, Wind Artist Yonnie Dror and Cellist Kristina Reiko Cooper

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*Entrance for the first four performances: free upon early registration. Program is subject to changes. All performances take place at the theatre at the Humanities & Arts building, except the last event which will take place at Churchill Hall.

Remarks:

* At each meeting, Orit Wolf will host a live performance by international guest artists and students from the Technion musician community.
* The program is subject to change. Please follow the announcements
* Participation in the meetings is free of charge but requires prior registration.
* Meeting No. 5 will be held in the Churchill Hall for a fee (the cost will be published later)

  • Prof. Uri Sivan | Technion President
    Meeting #1

    Prof. Uri Sivan | Technion President

    Meeting #1
  • Prof. Alon Wolf | Mechanical Engineering
    Meeting #1

    Prof. Alon Wolf | Mechanical Engineering

    Meeting #1
  • Prof. Lihi Zelnik-Manor | Electrical & Computer Engineering
    Meeting #1

    Prof. Lihi Zelnik-Manor | Electrical & Computer Engineering

    Meeting #1
  • Prof. Shaul Markovitch | Computer Science
    Meeting #2

    Prof. Shaul Markovitch | Computer Science

    Meeting #2
  • Prof. Alex Bronstein | Computer Science
    Meeting #2

    Prof. Alex Bronstein | Computer Science

    Meeting #2
  • Prof. Tomer Michaeli | Electrical & Computer Engineering
    Meeting #2

    Prof. Tomer Michaeli | Electrical & Computer Engineering

    Meeting #2
  • Prof. Shulamit Levenberg | Biomedical Engineering
    Meeting #3

    Prof. Shulamit Levenberg | Biomedical Engineering

    Meeting #3
  • Prof. Moran Bercovici | Mechanical Engineering
    Meeting #3

    Prof. Moran Bercovici | Mechanical Engineering

    Meeting #3
  • Yoav Sterman | Architecture & Town Planning
    Meeting #3

    Yoav Sterman | Architecture & Town Planning

    Meeting #3
  • Dr. Eyal Shifroni
    Meeting #4

    Dr. Eyal Shifroni

    Meeting #4
  • אוהד
    Prof. Ohad Nachtomy | Humanities and Arts
    Meeting #4

    Prof. Ohad Nachtomy | Humanities and Arts

    Meeting #4
  • Prof. Asya Rolls | Medicine
    Meeting #4

    Prof. Asya Rolls | Medicine

    Meeting #4
  • Prof. Firas Mawase | Biomedical Engineering
    Meeting #4

    Prof. Firas Mawase | Biomedical Engineering

    Meeting #4
  • Prof. Moti Segev | Physics
    Meeting #5

    Prof. Moti Segev | Physics

    Meeting #5
  • Prof. Aaron Ciechanover | Medicine
    Meeting #5

    Prof. Aaron Ciechanover | Medicine

    Meeting #5