Bruno Alcalde

Bruno Alcalde is a guitarist, composer, and music theorist. He holds a masters degree in Music Theory from Indiana University (2010) and is currently pursuing his PhD in Music Theory & Cognition at Northwestern University. Bruno is a music consultant at B Sound Thinking, providing technical and theoretical background for audio branding projects. His main research interest is the study of musical signification from an ecological perspective, contrasting non-referential and strongly referential repertoires, such as abstract contemporary music and pop music. Other interests are embodiment, musical preference and unified theories of human cognition.

Presentation: Sonic Architecture for Iguatemi