Olga Sánchez-Kisielewska

Olga Sanchez Kisielewska
Lecturer in the Department of Music
Goodspeed 407
Ph.D., Northwestern University

Olga Sánchez-Kisielewska is a Lecturer in Music Theory at the University of Chicago and holds a Ph.D. 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.