Gabriel Pareyon

Person

    Research areas

  • 613 Arts - self-similarity in music, self-similarity as synechism, Peircean semiotics applied to music, musical rhetoric, translatability, music & mathematics, intersemiosis as ecology, music & ecology
Affiliation Expiration01/09/2011

Curriculum Vitae

Gabriel Pareyon (Zapopan, Mexico, 1974)

Composer and musicologist. Ph.D. in Musicology, University of Helsinki (2006–11). M.A. and bachelor in music theory and composition, Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (2000–04). He studied at the Composers’ Workshop of the National Conservatoire of Mexico (1995–98), and at the Music School of the University of Guadalajara (1989–92).

He won first prize in the World Saxophone Composers’ Competition (Ljubljana, 2006); second prize at the Tchaikovsky Conservatoire International Composers’ Jurgenson competition (Moscow, 2003); and third prize at the Andrzej Panufnik International Music Days (Krakow, 2001).

He has published six books on history of Mexican music, as well as some international articles on different aspects of music theory, such as music semiotics, ecomusicology, and music and mathematics. Since 1995 he is tenured member of the National Centre for Music Investigation, Documentation and Information (CENIDIM, Mexico City). In 2014 he was appointed Program Chair of the International Congress on Music and Mathematics held in Puerto Vallarta.

Highlighted publications

  1. On Musical Self-Similarity: Intersemiosis as Synecdoche and Analogy

    Pareyon, G. 1 Apr 2011 1 ed. Helsinki and Imatra: Suomen semiotiikan seura : Imatran kansainvälinen semiotiikka instituutti (ISI),. 568 p. (Approaches to Musical Semiotics; vol. 39, no. 13)(Acta semiotica Fennica; vol. 39)

    Publication: Book/anthologyG4 Doctoral Thesis, monography

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Latest activities

  1. International Congress on Music and Mathematics

    Pareyon, G. (Chair of organizing committee)
    26 Nov 201429 Nov 2014

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Musicology in the 3rd Millennium Symposium

    Pareyon, G. (Speaker: Presenter)
    17 Mar 201019 Mar 2010

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. (1) International Summer School For Semiotic And Structural Studies Summer Schools and Festival

    Pareyon, G. (Speaker: Presenter)
    11 Jun 201015 Jun 2010

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Latest projects

  1. Ribald Flowersong

    Pareyon, G.

    01/05/200601/06/2016

    Project: Research project

  2. Strings, Sounds & Maths

    Pareyon, G.

    01/10/201131/12/2012

    Project: Research project

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Education

PhD (Philosophy, Musicology), University of Helsinki

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