MuSET is a research group dedicated to the exploration of computer applications to music and sound. The research group was established
in 2004 and is located in the School of Music at the University of British Columbia.
The primary activites of MuSET are to develop hardware systems and software applications to faciliate artistic creativity
(in music and in other media) using computer technology.
MuSET is co-directed by Dr. Keith Hamel and Dr. Robert Pritchard both of whom are faculty members at the UBC School of Music and
Researchers at ICICS (Institute for Computing, Information & Cognitive Systems) and at the
Media and Graphics Interdisciplinary Centre (MAGIC).
Research Projects at MuSET are funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC),
the Canada Council for the Arts (CCA), the National
Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the University of British Columbia
Hampton Fund and the University of
British Columbia Arts-IT Fund.