PhD. Ruth Piquer Sanclemente is Lecturer at the Musicology Department (Universidad Complutense de Madrid).
She has been Postdoctoral Visting Fellow at Cambridge University Faculty of Music (MEC-Fullbright Programm- Fundación
española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología). She studied at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid,
where she obtained her MA in Musicology with Award (2002), BA History of
Art (2000), and PhD in Musicology, with the Award for Best PhD dissertation
in Musicology 2008-2009. As part of her PhD studies, she spent Terms at
Humboldt Universität Berlin, Université Paris Sorbonne IV, University of
Melbourne, and Institute for Musical Research, London. Her PhD dissertation
was published in Spain as «Clasicismo Moderno, Neoclasicismo y Retornos en
el pensamiento musical español» (Editorial Doble J, Sevilla, 2010).
She is member of different R+D Projects on Musicology and Art. She has
lectured and presented papers at different international Universities and
Institutions. Her talks and publications show her interdisciplinary
research interests, which include History of Spanish Music, Musical
Iconography from Goya to the Twentieth Century, cultural history and
philosophy of music theory and aesthetics.