On behalf of the ESCOM executive committee two awards,
sponsored by ESCOM and DGM, were given:
- Young Researcher Merit Award to Lauren STEWART
(Insititute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL, London) for her paper presentation
"Becoming a pianist: an fMRI study of musical literacy acquisition"
- Best Poster Award to Urs NATER (University of
Zurich, Institute of Psychology) for his poster presentation
"Sensation seeking, music preference, and psychophysiological
- Special Recognition for Innovative Research to Christiane
NEUHAUS (University of Hamburg, Dept. of Musicology) for her poster
"Perception and processing of musical scale structures: a cross-cultural
Papers of award winners may be accepted for publication
in MUSICAE SCIENTIAE provided that it is an extended version, for which
a small additional review process must be done.