Other Activities

Invited Presentations

Cohen, A. J., & Drew, R. (Nov. 2000). Psychology and film music. Symposium on interdisciplinary perspectives on film music. Society for Music Perception and Cognition, (organizers: A. J. Cohen & C. Morton). Toronto.

Cohen, A. J. (June, 2000). Teaching psychology through music. Symposium address. Section on Teaching. Canadian Psychology Association. Ottawa.

Cohen, A. J. (April, 1999). Music and multimedia: An approach from cognitive psychology. Technical university of Eindhoven. Eindhoven, NE.

Cohen, A. J. (April, 1999). Experience and tonality induction. Expert Workshop on Tonality Induction. Bruges, Belgium (Organizers P. Vos & M. Leman).

Cohen, A. J. (Mar. 1999). Music as a vehicle in multimedia contexts. Special session on musical acoustics. Joint meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the European Acoustical Society, Berlin. (Organizers R. Kendall, S. McAdams).

Cohen, A. J. (Feb. 1999). Music and Multimedia: A cognitive approach. University of New Brunswick, Dept. of Psychology Colloquium Series.

Cohen, A. J. (Nov. 1998). Functions of music in multimedia. Information Technology Week. Charlottetown. PE.

Cohen, A. J. (Aug., 1998). Functions of Music in Multimedia. Invited plenary speaker. International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition. Seoul, Korea.

Frankland, B. W. & Cohen, A. J. (June, 1998). Parsing of melodies is robust and predictable across two testing conditions. Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior & Cognitive Science, Ottawa. (L. Cuddy, B. Thompson, organizers).

Cohen, A. J. (Oct., 1996). American Consumer Behavior Conference. Psychology of film music. Tucson, AZ. (Wanda Wallace organizer).

Cohen, A. J. (May, 1996). Music and the psychology of aging. Department of Psychology. Colloquium. Ohio State University, Newark Campus.

Cohen, A. J. (May, 1996). Psychology of film music. Invited address for Annual Honours Banquet,Ohio State University, Newark Campus.

Cohen, A. J. (October, 1995). Music and the psychology of aging. Keynote speaker, Annual Meeting Psychological Association of Prince Edward Island.

Cohen, A. J. (Sept., 1995). research in Hearing and Music Perception. Workshop leader for PEI Women Do Math & Science Conference. Colonel Grey High School. Charlottetown.

Cohen, A.J. (Nov., 1994). Brain function and auditory pattern perception. Department of Anatomy and Physiology Seminar. Atlantic Veterinary College. U.P.E.I.

Cohen, A. J. ( July, 1994). Invited discussant: Symposium on Music Development in Infancy. International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition. Liege, Belgium.

Cohen, A. J. ( July, 1994). Invited paper: Symposium on Pitch Schemata (Chair, Ian Cross). International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition. Liege, Belgium.

Cohen, A. J. (June, 1993). Perception of tonality. research laboratory seminar of P. Johnson-Laird. Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton. N. J.

Cohen, A. J. (May, 1993). Recent research in music perception. Dpmt. of Psychology, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PEI.

Cohen, A. J. (February, 1992). Recent research in music perception. Dpmt. of Psych., St. Francis Xavier Univ.Antigonish, N.S.

Cohen, A. J. (December, 1990). Recent psychological research on musical soundtracks: Meaning and memory. Department of Music, University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

Cohen, A.J. (November, 1990). Development of integration of audiovisual information in an emotional rating task. IWK Hospital Developmental Interest Group, Halifax.

Cohen, A.J. (November, 1990). Audiovisual integration in film perception. Department of Psychology, Colloquium Series, Acadia University, Wolfville.

Cohen, A.J. (April, 1989). Recent research on music perception: Elements of memory and meaning. Department of Psychology Colloquium, Northeastern University, Boston.

Cohen, A.J., & Frankland, B. (October, 1988). The interdependence of scale and serial order information in melodic perception. Organizer, L.L. Cuddy. Symposium on Music Perception. Canadian Acoustical Association Annual Meeting. Toronto.

Cohen, A.J. (December, 1987). The major triad: Meaning and memory across the lifespan. Dept. of Music, Dalhousie University, Halifax.

Cohen, A.J., & Trehub, S.E. (July, 1987). Infants' sensitivity to melodic variables: Contour, absolute and relative frequency. Symposium on music development. Organizer, T. Umemoto, IXth Biennial Meeting of the International Society of Studies of Behavioral Development, Tokyo.

Cohen, A. J. (January, 1985). Meaning and music. Erindale-McMaster Cognitive Seminar, Mississauga, Ontario. Cohen, A.J. (August, 1981). Exploring the sensitivity to structure in music. Symposium on Music Perception. Queen's University. Kingston, Ontario.

Foley, J. E. & Cohen, A. J. (March, 1981). Sex differences in the mental mapping of a megastructure. University College, London

Cohen, A. J. (June, 1978). Perception of musical structure. Human Performance Centre. University of Michigan. Anne Arbor.

Cohen, A. J. (April, 1978). Inferred sets of pitches. Symposium on the Cognitive Structure of Musical Pitch. R.N. Shepard Chair. Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco.
 

Symposia Organized


Cohen, A. J. & Morton, C. (November 2000). Interdisciplinary perspectives on film music. {5 presentations representing aesthetic, cognitive, theoretical, ethnomusicological & feminist perspectives} Nov. [Meeting of 15 societies].

Cohen, A. J. (Feb. 2000). Music, multimedia, and mind. U.P.E.I.

Cohen, A. J. (organizer--with the help of Dean Philip Smith) March, 1998. Interdisciplinary meeting on music across the UPEI campus [4 presentations from 4 departments in the Arts Faculty]

Cohen, A. J. (Oct., 1996). Canadian Acoustical Association. Music perception. Session 1: Calgary researchers. Session 2. UPEI students. Calgary.

Cohen, A. J. (1988). Recent developments in music cognition: Processing of internal and external relations. Canadian Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Halifax. Canadian Psychologist, 30, 343.

Cohen, A. J., & Cuddy, L. L. (1985). Session on Musical Acoustics, Music Perception and Computer Applications Canadian Acoustical Association, Ottawa.

Cohen, A. J. and Trehub, S. E. (Organizers & Chair) (1985). Development of Musical Behaviors in Children. Society for research in Child Development. Biennial Conference, Toronto.

Cohen, A.J. (Spring, 1983). Acoustic images of the environment. Symposium on Acoustical considerations in environmental design. Environmental Design research Association (EDRA14), Nebraska.

Cohen, A. J. (May, 1981). [First] Symposium on Musical Cognition. Acoustical Society of America, Annual Meeting, Ottawa.
 

Community Acoustics


Cohen, A. J. , Hughes, M.L., Woods, B., Fleming, R. & MacSwain, V. (1998). Island Acoustics Society. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Acoustical Association. Ottawa.

Cohen, A.J. (June, 1987). An audiovisual presentation of acoustics in Canada (double-projector slide and sound track). Environmental Design research Association. Ottawa. In J. Harvey (Ed.) EDRA 18 Proceedings: Public Environments. p. 334.

Cohen, A.J. (October, 1985). Chair, Membership Committee Project. Audiovisual overview of Canadian Acoustics. Canadian Acoustical Association, Ottawa.

Cohen, A.J. (Spring, 1983). Symposium organizer. Acoustic images of the environment. Symposium on Acoustical considerations in environmental design. Environmental Design research Association (EDRA14), Nebraska