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From 14-24 June 2021 an impressive cast of international lecturers, from a wide range of disciplines, will try to unravel our capacity for music. Students will, next to attending lectures, work groups and online social events, work in groups with a designated tutor on a research project, within the broad topic of musicality, which they will present towards the end of the Summer School.

Event details of ABC Summer School: Musicality - Unraveling our capacity for music
Start date 14 June 2021
End date 24 June 2021
Organised by Henkjan Honing


Prof. dr. Carel Ten Cate Leiden University
Prof. dr. Julia Kursell University of Amsterdam
Prof. dr. Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis Princeton University
Dr. Miriam Mosing University of Melbourne
Prof. dr. Isabelle Peretz University of Montréal
Dr. Patrick Savage Keio University
Prof. dr. Sandra Trehub University of Toronto Mississauga

Prof. dr. Henkjan Honing
Dr. J. Ashley Burgoyne
Dr. Makiko Sadakata
Dr. Fleur L. Bouwer

Music Cognition Group, University of Amsterdam

Master Classes

from renowned experts in the field of cognitive, computational and comparative musicology, philosophy of science, (cognitive)neuroscience, genetics and biology.


Music Cognition Group, University of Amsterdam

Research projects

supervised by expert tutors

Closing lecture

Prof. dr. David Huron
Honorary Frijda Chair in Cognitive Sciences