Manuel Pedro Ferreira

Associate Professor of Musicology

Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Manuel Pedro Ferreira received his PhD from Princeton University (USA), where he worked under Kenneth Levy. He teaches at the Musicology Department of Lisbon's Universidade Nova (FCSH), which he at times coordinated, and currently chairs CESEM (Music Sociology and Aesthetics Research Centre). He was recently elected to the Directive Board of the International Musicological Society. He published over ninety papers and authored or edited fourteeen books, mostly on medieval music. A member of the Editorial Board of Plainsong and Mediaeval Music (Cambridge Un. Press, UK), he is also a consultant for the Centre for the Study of the Cantigas de Santa Maria (Taylor Institution, Oxford University, UK) and the collection Studia Musicae Mediaevalis (Brepols, Belgium).