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

Subject/Instrument: Musicology, Transcultural Music Studies

Hochschulzentrum am Horn
Room: 404

+49 3643 | 555 200
+49 3643 | 555 233


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  • Born in São Paolo, Brazil
  • 1989, Doctoral dissertation in ethnomusicology at the Freie Universität Berlin
  • 1989–1996, teaching appointment at the Internationales Institut für Traditionelle Musik
  • Director of the Brasilian cultural institute in Germany until 2002
  • 2001–2006, professor at the Institute of Social-Anthropology at the Universidade de São Paolo
  • 2006–2009, teaching appointment at the Institute of Musicology at the University of Hamburg
  • Field work in Brazil, Portugal, and Turkey, as well as South-East Asia, and Africa
  • More than one-hundred publications: books, journal articles, monograph chapters, and catalogues
  • Numerous music productions and sound installations at museums
  • Curator of ethnographical and art exhibitions
  • President of the Gesellschaft für Traditionelle Musik Berlin (2002–2002), and president of the Brazilian Society of Ethnomusicology (2004–2006)

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