Music, Outreach & Seminars



String Theory
Professor Brian Foster and Jack Liebeck


Particle physicist Brian Foster of the University of Hamburg and DESY, has teamed up with the British classical musician Jack Liebeck to create a special lecture and performance about Einstein's legacy to physics and the role music played in his life. The show, called "Einstein's Universe", was performed in Laeiszhalle in Hamburg in 2013 and has toured internationally.


Since 2011, he is organising the Science & Music Festival - a series of five or six events per year. The talks and concerts take place at the Auditorium of DESY, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Hamburg or at Laeiszhalle, Kleiner Saal. The Musical Director is Jack Liebeck.

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in "The Strad"
Physicist Brian Foster and violinist Jack Liebeck
have found a way to combine music and science.