Music Cognition Group 2017
Music Cognition Group in October 2017. Back (l.t.r): Carlos Vaquero, Joey Weidema, Ben Schultz, Makiko Sadakata, and Bastiaan van der Weij. Front: Fleur Bouwer, Berit Janssen, Ashley Burgoyne, Heidi Järvikylä, Sophie van Weeren, and Henkjan Honing.
(N.B. Artur Jaschke, Jasmin Pfeifer, and Tim Romer are not in the picture; See older group photo's here.)

Group Members
  1. prof. dr Henkjan Honing (PI)
  2. dr J. Ashley Burgoyne (Assistant Professor in Computational Musicology | ABC Talent grant)
  3. dr Makiko Sadakata (Assistant Professor in Cognitive Musicology)
  4. dr Ben G. Schultz (Postdoc in NWO-Horizon Project)
  5. dr Fleur L. Bouwer (ABC Talent grant)
  6. Berit Janssen, MA (PhD student in KNAW-Computational Humanities project 'Tunes & Tales')
  7. Carlos Vaquero, MSc (PhD student in Cognitive modelling, part of the Brain & Cognition Research Priority Area)
  8. Joey L. Weidema, MA (PhD student in NWO-Horizon Project)
  9. Bastiaan van der Weij, MSc (PhD student in Cognitive modelling, part of the Brain & Cognition Research Priority Area)
  10. Artur C. Jaschke, MA (PhD student at VU; prof. dr H. Honing, co-promotor)
  11. Jasmin Pfeifer, MA (PhD student at ACLC; prof. dr H. Honing, co-promotor)
  12. Sophie van Weeren (PA to Henkjan Honing)
Affiliates Master students / interns
    2017
  • [to do]
  • Eline Bekkers (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2017). Supervision Hannie Comijs (VU) and Henkjan Honing.
  • Melis Çetinçelik (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata (and Paula Roncaglia-Denissen)
  • Jeannette van Ditzhuijzen (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Gisella Govaart (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2017). Supervision Daniella Sammler (MPL) and Henkjan Honing.
  • Heidi Järvikylä (MA Musicology, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Kristine Mitchell (MA Musicology, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Tim Romer (AUC, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Bogdan Teleaga (MSc Artificial Intelligence, UvA - 2017). Supervision Bastiaan van der Weij and Maarten van Someren.
  • Tiarma Witte (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2017). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne and Henkjan Honing.
    2016
  • Eline Bekkers (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Joey Weidema and Paula Roncaglia-Denissen.
  • Iza Korsmit (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne and Henkjan Honing.
  • Nelson Mooren (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne and Henkjan Honing.
  • Yasmin Mzayek (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Carlos Vaquero and Henkjan Honing.
  • Gisella Govaart (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Gisela Govaart (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Internship at RU, Supervision Paul Boersma and Makiko Sadakata.
  • Myrthe Knetemann (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Fleur Bouwer and Henkjan Honing.
  • Carola Werner (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Fleur Bouwer and Henkjan Honing.
  • Bas Cornelissen (Master of Logic, UvA - 2016). Supervision Makiko Sadakata and Henkjan Honing.
  • Tom Hendriks (Master of Logic, UvA - 2016). Supervision Bastiaan van der Weij and Henkjan Honing.
  • Oisín Ó Cualáin (Master Musicology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne.
  • Gerben Groenveld (Master Musicology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Albertine Holterman (Master Musicology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne
  • Eline Smit (Master Musicology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Johan Tangerman (Master Musicology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Joey Weidema and Paula Roncaglia-Denissen.
  • Mercylyn Wiemer (Master Psychology, UvA - 2016). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Lisanne Bogaard (Master Clinical Psychology, VU - 2016). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne.
  • Anouk Knapen (MSc Biomedical Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Paula Roncaglia-Denissen.
  • Bob Oudejans (MSc Biomedical Sciences, UvA - 2016). Supervision Paula Roncaglia-Denissen.

  • 2015
  • Annike Bekius (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2015). Supervision Manon Grube and Henkjan Honing.
  • Drikus Roor (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Paula Roncagria-Denissen and Makiko Sadakata.
  • Heather Pinkham (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Maartje Koning (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Jessica Akkermans (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Belle Edelman (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Berit Janssen and Makiko Sadakata.
  • Jurre Thuis (MA Musicology, UvA - 2015). Supervision Ashley Burgoyne and Makiko Sadakata.

  • 2014
  • Laura Dijkhoff (MSc Psychology, UvA - 2014)
  • Jeroen van der Aa (MSc Neuroscience, RuG - 2013/2014)
  • Tom Wolfs (Master Student, Musicology, 2013/2014)

  • 2013
  • Merwin Olthof (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2013)
  • David Lopez (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2013)
  • Tom Wolfs (Student Assistant, Musicology, 2012/2013)
  • Sandra Wallner (rMA Musicology, UvA - 2012/13)

  • 2011 and earlier
  • Tom Aizenberg (MSc Artificial Intelligence, UvA - 2010/11)
  • Yoren Schriever (MSc Neuroscience & Cognition, UU - 2010/11)
  • Loes Bazen (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2010/11)
  • Koen Knip (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2010/11)
  • Anne Maren Krüse (MSc Brain & Cognitive Sciences, UvA - 2010)
  • Vivienne Aerts (MSc Psychology, UL - 2008)
  • Shane Burmania (MA Musicology, UvA - 2008)
  • W. Bas de Haas (MSc Computer Science, UU - 2006/7)
  • Ricard Marxer (MSc Computer Science, UPF - 2007)
Bachelor students
  • Mercylyn Wiemer (BA Psychobiology, UvA - 2017). Supervision Makiko Sadakata.
  • Ilana Harris (Bachelor Harvard University - 2016). Intern with Joey Weidema.
  • Tom Wolfs (BA Musicology, UvA - 2010/11)
Former group members | Alumni
  • dr Fleur Bouwer (Guest researcher at MCG)
  • dr M. Paula Roncaglia-Denissen
  • dr Gábor Háden (Currently at MTAPI, Budapest, H)
  • dr Olivia Ladinig (Currently freelance activist)
  • dr Makiko Sadakata (Currently at UvA and Donders Centre)
  • dr Leigh M. Smith (Currently in New York at iZotope Research)
  • dr Renee Timmers (Currently at Sheffield University, UK)
  • Themistoklis Karvavellas, MSc (Embedded Researcher with J. Ashley Burgoyne 2014/15)
  • dr Hank Heijink
  • dr Titia van Zuijen (Advisor/Senior Research Assistant, Pedagogiek, UvA - Summer 2011)
  • Sandra Wallner (Student Assistant, Musicology, Winter 2010)
  • Merwin Olthof (Student Assistant / PA for MCG 2013/14)
  • Carola Werner (PA for MCG 2015/16)
  • Iza Korsmit (PA for MCG 2016/17)
  • Jeannette van Ditzhuijzen (PA for MCG 2017)

MCG 2016-2017
Music Cognition Group 2016

Music Cognition Group in September 2016. Back (l.t.r): Carlos Vaquero, Nelson Mooren, Ashley Burgoyne, Bastiaan van der Weij, Iza Korsmit, Joey Weidema. Front: Makiko Sadakata, Henkjan Honing, Tom Hendriks, Myrthe Knetemann. (N.B. Paula Roncaglia-Denissen, Fleur Bouwer, Berit Janssen, Arthur Jaschke and Jasmin Pfeifer are not in the picture.)

MCG 2014-2015
Music Cognition Group 2015

Music Cognition Group in June 2015. Back (l.t.r): Gisela Govaart, Berit Janssen, Paula Roncaglia-Denissen, Joey Weidema, Bastiaan van der Weij, Carola Werner, and Henkjan Honing; Front: Ashley Burgoyne, Makiko Sadakata, Myrthe Knetemann, Carlos Vaquero (not in picture), and Fleur Bouwer. (See older group photo's here.)
(N.B. In the background the mirror project from 1987: six computer-transformed contours of a baroque mirror.)

MCG 2013-2014
Music Cognition Group 2013

Music Cognition Group at a 2013 Late Summer Outing. Back (from left to right): Paula Roncaglia-Denissen, Gábor Háden, Joey Weidema, Fleur Bouwer, Henkjan Honing, Makiko Sadakata (not on picture), Carlos Vaquero. Front: J. Ashley Burgoyne, Bastiaan van der Weij, Merwin Olthof, Berit Janssen.

MCG 2010-2012
Music Cognition Group 2012

Music Cognition Group and some of their associates at a 2012 Summer Outing (photo courtesy of Daan Odijk). (From left to right: Aline Honingh, Henkjan Honing, Peter van Kranenburg, Fleur Bouwer, Berit Janssen, Bruno Rocha, J. Ashley Burgoyne, Gábor Háden.)

MCG 2008-2009
Group photo 2008

Music Cognition Group, Spring 2008. From left to right: Vivienne Aerts, Henkjan Honing, Leigh M. Smith, Olivia Ladinig, Shane Burmania. Photograph by Dirk Gillissen (bureau Communicatie, UvA).

MCG 2005-2007
Group photo 2006

Music Cognition Group, Autumn 2006. From left to right: Henkjan Honing, Olivia Ladinig, Leigh M. Smith, W. Bas de Haas. Photograph by Marian Counihan (ILLC).





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