Events & Reunions

Tufts and Steinway: Acoustics and Music Technology - Bringing Sound to Life

Sponsored by:

Tufts University School of Engineering and Tufts Alumni New York at Steinway

Location: Steinway Hall
109 West 57th St (between 6th and 7th Ave)
New York, NY | See Map

When: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm (iCal)


Please join the Tufts School of Engineering and Tufts Alumni New York as we learn about Tufts research, the amazing world of Steinway, and about some of the collaborations between these two organizations. How are the synergies between music and technology affecting our world today?

Create your own musical instrument using an iPad and Lego NXT! Tufts' own Dr. Chris Rogers of the department of Mechanical Engineering and Dr. Paul Lehrman of the department of music will lead this interactive event and along with CS lecturer Ming Chow share the creative ways Tufts is teaching music technology and changing engineering education. The reception and discussion will take place that night in New York City's Steinway Hall.

This unique program will feature fun music and surprises from members of the Tufts community.

The schedule for this event is as follows:
6:30 pm - Evening Program
Reception and Presentation, Steinway Hall
109 West 57th Street, Manhattan
Registration and Instrument Building Workshop
7:15 pm - Lecture and Interactive Discussion with Professor Chris Rogers and Professor Paul Lehrman
8:00 pm - Open Q&A
8:30 pm - Event Concludes

Be sure to check out these videos as well!

Tufts Music apps for the iPad


RSVP online by March 6. Please contact Jonathan Kaplan at with any questions.


Admission for reception/presentation is $15 per person.


Questions? Please contact Jonathan Kaplan in the Office of Alumni Relations at