Ralf Schmid © NEUMEISTER, Wend

TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
IN PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM

Playing two pianos at once, and other sounds of the future
29.4.2022 um 13:15 Uhr Conference Room / Halle 5 

The visionary pianist and composer Ralf Schmid combines instrumental virtuosity with futuristic electronic sound generation. He plays on two pianos at once with mi.mu data gloves, bringing piano playing into the 21st century. At jazzahead! 2022 he will give a keynote on 29 April: Soulful Technology- Exploring tech tools that shape future music playgrounds.

Looking to the future is the common thread of the professional program, from sustainability issues to gender equality to social media marketing and beyond, the conference program at jazzahead! explores the direction of the jazz industry.

Matthias Strobel © Alexander Rentsch

Panel HOW AI UNLOCKS NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR MUSIC
30.4.2022 10:30 – 11:15 Uhr Conference Room, Hall 5

Emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence will continue to rise and impact the music ecosystem. In fact, AI plays already a big role in it. As a tool, not a replacement, AI can further open up entirely new and exciting opportunities for artists to produce music, as well as for music companies to level-up their business.

This panel will discuss the present status quo and future of AI for music from different perspectives. We will talk about implementations of AI in an artists creative workflow, the advantages forlabels and publishers to include AI-tools into their processes and we will take a look into the future with one of Germany’s most respected and experienced researcher for AI and music.

Speaker

Dr. Stephan Baumann (DfKI, German Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence)
Jay Ahern (Cyanite)
Celine Garcia (Skygge)
Benoit Carré (Skygge)

Moderation/Contact Matthias Strobel (MusicTech Germany)


Matthias Strobel, President & Founder MusicTech Germany © Alexander Rentsch

Lecture MIND THE BRAIN
30.4.2022, 17:00 – 17:45 Uhr, Conference Roo, Hall 5

mYndstorm productions - innovative live formats in Virtual Reality.

With a deeper insight on neuroreactive VR installation Mind the Brain!, this presentation highlights howinnovative technology enables new, one of a kind experiences. Mind the Brain! is a journey through the brain, projected live to visitors from a chosen person that creates this interactive journey live through a Computer Brain Interface.

Speaker Kathrin Brunner (mYyndstorm)

Contact Booth “Innovation in Music & Crossover Markets”