As detailed on the lecture postcard, this year’s lecture will be presented by Dr. Sageev Oore a professor in the Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University and Visiting Faculty Research Scientist, Google Brain, Google Research (2016-2018). Dr. Oore’s lecture title is: The Electric Composer: Music, AI and being human. He will include aspects of music that are connected to being human and will talk about neural networks learning to generate music and address questions such as:
• How does it do that?
• How does it sound?
• Is it music? & is that music— human?