Interfaces and the Creation of New Musical Instruments (Rodrigo Cadiz, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)

Event Date: 

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

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Event Location: 

  • Studio Xenakis (Room 2215 Music Building)

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Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
Rodrigo Cadiz
As part of the Corwin Chair Series, Rodrigo Cadiz, Professor at the Center for Research in Audio Technologies Music Institute at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, will present a talk about interfaces and the creation of new musical instruments on Friday, February 7, 2020 at 3 pm in Studio Xenakis (Room 2215, Music Building) on the UC Santa Barbara campus. 

About the Speaker

Rodrigo Cadiz obtained his doctorate in Music Technology (Ph.D) from Northwestern University, USA, under the supervision of Dr. Gary Kendall in 2006. At Northwestern he studied acoustic composition with Augusta Read Thomas and Jay Alan Yim and computer music with Virgil Moorefield, Amnon Wolman, and Gary Kendall. His research papers have been published in international conferences such as the International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition, the International Computer Music Conference, and the Conference on Interdisciplinary Musicology, and journals such as the Computer Music Journal. He has taught several computer music related courses at Northwestern and the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. His research interests include audio digital processing, computer music, composition, musical perception and cognition, new interfaces for musical expression, and the musical applications of artificial intelligence. 
Rodrigo Cadiz