AIRS 4th Annual Meeting is tentatively scheduled for   Wednesday August 22  to Friday  Auguust 24, 2012 and will take place  at the University of Prince Edward Island.  Co-investigators, collaborators, students and partners... Please plan to attend this exciting event that will represent the consolidation of 3 1/2 years of activities and the milestones achieved. The Policy and Planning Committee meeting will take place on Tuesday evening, August 21 from 6:00 to 9:00.  There will be a student workshop  on Tuesday focusing on Methodologies in Singing Research.  August 22nd will entail an overview of all aspects of the project, presented by the AIRS Executive including Director, Theme Leaders, and Sub-theme leaders of each of the themes of Development, Education, and Well-being as well as the other committees (Global Group,  Student group, Ethics Committees)!  A workshop on methodologies in singing research will be presented on August 21st.

An AIRS Symposium entitled “A major collaborative research initiative on singing: Focus on performance” organized by Frank Russo (serving as moderator and discussant) took place in Toronto, August 25, 2011 at the International Symposium on Performance Science. The conference was co-organized by Aaron Williamon and Darryl Edwards. The following papers were presented.

  • Advancing interdisciplinary research in singing: A performance perspective
    Annabel J. Cohen

Dr. Patricia Campbell sends the following information for the AIRS community regarding the International Federation for Choral Music event "Choirs Transforming Our World: A Symposium" (22-23 June, 2012):



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