usmir summer school

Utrecht Summer School in Music Information Retrieval (USMIR)

Starting on Monday 2 August 2010, the Utrecht Summer School in Music Information Retrieval (USMIR) will provide one week of intensive training in state-of-the-art topics in Music Information Retrieval (MIR). Particular attention will be given to the importance of human understanding and experience of music in MIR research.

USMIR is an interdisciplinary summer school, open for students from the disciplines of computer science, library and information science, engineering, musicology, cognitive science and others. The target level includes master’s students in their final year, newly started PhD students and researchers.

USMIR is jointly organized by the Department of Information and Computing Sciences (ICS) of Utrecht University and the Institute of Psychoacoustics and Electronic Music (IPEM), Department of Musicology of Ghent University, and is part of the Utrecht Summer School programme.

For more information and registration, see

Contact: usmir2010 [at] cs [dot] uu [dot] nl


ISMIR 2010 photos

9 September 2010

Sebastian Stober shot some beautiful photos of the Utrecht and all the ISMIR 2010 events. The photos can be found here.

PDF of complete proceedings

17 August 2010

We added a PDF of the complete proceedings. You can find all the papers, the late-breaking /  demo abstracts and the complete proceedings at the program page.