Olga Sánchez-Kisielewska


Lecturer in Music Theory


Ph.D., Northwestern University


Office: Goodspeed 407
Phone: (773) 834-4442
Email: olgasanchez@uchicago.edu 

Olga Sánchez-Kisielewska is a Lecturer in Music Theory at the University of Chicago and holds a PhD in Music Theory and Cognition from Northwestern University. Before moving to the US and embarking on her academic career she was an active clarinet performer and music educator in Madrid. Her research gravitates around meaning and expression in music, embracing a variety of perspectives such as semiotics, topic theory, schema theory, cognitive metaphor, embodiment, and intertextuality.