Kirsten Hermes

Senior Lecturer

DepartmentWestminster School of Arts
Research groupMusic Research Group

Research outputs

Optimizing vocal clarity in the mix
Hermes, K. 2019. Optimizing vocal clarity in the mix. in: Hepworth-Sawyer, R., Hodgson, J., Paterson, J. and Toulson, R. (ed.) Innovation in Music: Performance, Production, Technology, and Business UK Routledge.

Enhancing creativity through automatic mixing research: testing spectral clarity predictors in the mix process
Hermes, K. 2019. Enhancing creativity through automatic mixing research: testing spectral clarity predictors in the mix process. in: Gullö, J.O. (ed.) Proceedings of the 12th Art of Record Production Conference Mono: Stereo: Multi – Stockholm 2017 Stockholm, Sweden Royal College of Music (KMH) & Art of Record Production. pp. 155-170

Factors influencing the spectral clarity of vocals in music mixes
Hermes, K. 2019. Factors influencing the spectral clarity of vocals in music mixes. Loughran, R. and Angus-Whiteoak, J. (ed.) Audio Engineering Society 146th Convention. Dublin 20 - 23 Mar 2019 Audio Engineering Society. doi:10.17743/aesconv.2019.978-1-942220-26-8

The harmonic centroid as a predictor of string instrument timbral clarity
Hermes, K., Brookes, T. and Hummersone, C. 2016. The harmonic centroid as a predictor of string instrument timbral clarity. Audio Engineering Society Convention. Paris, France 04 - 07 Jun 2016 Audio Engineering Society.

The Influence of Dumping Bias on Timbral Clarity Ratings
Hermes, K., Brookes, T. and Hummersone, C. 2015. The Influence of Dumping Bias on Timbral Clarity Ratings. 139th Audio Engineering Society Convention. New York, USA 29 Oct - 01 Nov 2015 Audio Engineering Society.

The harmonic centroid as predictor of single sound spectral clarity
Hermes, K. 2016. The harmonic centroid as predictor of single sound spectral clarity.

The harmonic centroid as predictor of single sound spectral clarity
Hermes, K., Brookes, T. and Hummersone, C. 2015. The harmonic centroid as predictor of single sound spectral clarity.

Parameters of high quality mixes: EQ and spectral clarity
Hermes, K. 2017. Parameters of high quality mixes: EQ and spectral clarity.

Parameters of high quality mixes: EQ and spectral clarity
Hermes, K. 2017. Parameters of high quality mixes: EQ and spectral clarity.

Creativity, Collaboration and Workflow in Ableton
Hermes, K., Boon, H. and Gooderson, M. 2017. Creativity, Collaboration and Workflow in Ableton.