Staff and contact

  • Prof. Dr. Tiago de Oliveira Pinto

    Prof. Dr. Tiago de Oliveira Pinto

    Professor of Musicology, Transcultural Music Studies
    Director of the Department of Musicology Weimar-Jena
    Deputy Diversity Officer
    Member of the Advisory Council for Equal Opportunities
    Hochschulzentrum am Horn
    Room: 404
    +49 3643 | 555 200
    +49 3643 | 555 233
  •  Mitra  Behpoori M.A.

    Mitra Behpoori M.A.

    Research Fellow of Transcultural Music Studies
    Hochschulzentrum am Horn
    Room: 311
    +49 3643 | 555 226
  • Dipl.-Kult. Christina  Hirschberg

    Dipl.-Kult. Christina Hirschberg

    Research Associate and Project Coordinator of Transcultural Music Studies
    Hochschulzentrum am Horn
    Room: 309
    +49 3643 | 555 237
  •  Andreas  Schmitges

    Andreas Schmitges

    Research Fellow of the Research Project "Arabic-Jewish Music in Israel – Caravan Orchestra"
    Member of the Senate
    Altenburg
    Room: ground floor
    +49 3643 | 555 295
  •  Pengpeng  Li

    Pengpeng Li

    Lecturer of Musicology

PhD students

Henrik Almon M.A.: Art Music in Brazil during the First Half of the 20th Century

Maria Ximena Alvarado M.A.: Musical Aesthetic Analysis of Two Traditional Rhythms from the South Pacific Region of Colombia: Juga and Bude

Guilherme Araujo Freire M.Mus.: Autonomous Initiatives in the Brazilian Music Industry of the 1950s and 1960s: The Case of the Festa, Elenco and Forma Record Companies

Omid Bürgin M.A.: „Historical Documents as Work of Art“ Koch-Grünbergs’s field recordings on Brazilian Indians between (1911–1913) and their transcriptions and analyses by Hornbostel as active creative performers and informants to the field of Ethnomusicology

Christian Diemer M.A.: Traditional Music in Ukraine. National Identity and Globalisation

Daisam Jalo M.A.: Protective measures against the war-related threat to Syrian musical traditions

Friederike Jurth M.A.: From the idea to the samba. Composition and compositional aesthetics of the samba enredo in Rio de Janeiro and its reception in escolas de samba outside Brazil

Christian Koehn M.A.: Music, Myth, and Ritual among the Moken Sea Nomads : On the Contiguities of Aesthetic and Religious Experience in the Life-World of a Maritime Hunter-Gatherer People

Luka Mukhavele: Challenges and Potentials of Mozambican Traditional Musical Instruments in Present-Day Contexts: Xizambi, Ximbvokombvoko, Xibavhani and Mbira

Yuran Park M.A.: Gagok: A Study on the Sustainability of an Intangible Cultural Treasure in South Korea (weiterer Betreuer Prof. Dr. Steffen Höhne)

Hyuntaek Yim M.A.: Design of the modern Jeongganbo. Structural Uniformity between Vertically Written Hangeul and Modern Jeongganbo


More information on the PhD projects here.