Career

Academic roles

Associate Professor in Music Education at the Faculty of Education of Albacete of the University Castilla-La Mancha (Spain)

Online Lecturer of Music Theory and Composition at the School of Music of the University of Rhode Island (United States)

Collaborating Professor in Musicology at the Faculty of Arts of the International University of Valencia (Spain)

Gastprofessor in Music Analysis at the Institut für Musikwissenschaft und Interpretationsforschung of the Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien (Austria)

Invited Erasmus Professor in Musicology at the Faculty of Musicology at the University of Turku (Finland)

Visting Lecturer at the Faculty of Humanities at the International University of La Rioja (Spain)

Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education of Soria of the University of Valladolid (Spain)

Grants & Awards

Grant by the University of Castilla-La Mancha for the contribuation to the Sixth International Conference on University Teaching (2019-2020)

Fundación SGAE. Incentive for musical composition for the premiere of a chamber piece “Cuarteto de Cuerda”, Málaga, Spain (2018)

SEMPRE Conference Award of The Society for Education, Music, and Psychology Research in Great Britain for a paper presentation at the 15th International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition, and 10th triennial conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music (ICMPC15/ESCOM10), Graz, Austria (2018)

Grant from the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Professional Formation and Universities for Higher Studies of a master’s degree (2015)

IX Premio Fundación Musical de Málaga. €30,000 grant for postgraduate studies to the best academic record in the Higher Conservatory of Music of Málaga (2015)

1st prize at the 1st Composition Competition for Symphonic Orchestra “Emilio Lehmberg” for the work “Los bosques de cemento” (Cement forests) organized by the Higher Conservatory of Music of Málaga (2014)

1st prize at the 1st Composition Competition for Symphonic Band “Maestro Artola” for the work “Mar sin agua” (Waterless sea) organized by the Higher Conservatory of Music of Málaga (2013)

Finalist at the 1st Provincial Contest of Young Chamber Music Performers (2012)

Yearly grants for Higher Artistic Studies by the Council of Education (2010–2013)

1st prize at the elementary Piano Competition “Gonzalo Martín Tenllado” (2008)

Higher Education

PhD in Musicology. University of Leuven (Belgium). “Analysis of Silences in Music: Theoretical Perspectives, Analytical Examples from Twentieth-Century Music, and In-Depth Case Study of Webern’s Op. 27/iii”. Supervisor: Mark Delaere

MEd in Management, Innovation, and Leadership of Educational Centers. University of Camilo José Cela (Spain).

MFA with Distinction in Professional Composition and Orchestration (double programme MA Orchestration for Films, Games & MA Television and Professional Media Composition. University of Chichester (United Kingdom)

MA in Music Research. International University of La Rioja (Spain)

BA(Hons) in Music Composition. Higher Conservatory of Music of Málaga (Spain)