Gabriel Pareyon

Musicologist, Composer

1974 –

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Who is Gabriel Pareyon?

Gabriel Pareyon is a polymathic Mexican composer and musicologist, who has published literature on topics of philosophy and linguistics.

He has a Ph.D. in musicology from the University of Helsinki, where he studied with Eero Tarasti. He received bachelor and master degrees in composition at the Royal Conservatoire, The Hague, where he studied with Clarence Barlow. He also studied at the Composers’ Workshop of the National Conservatoire of Music, Mexico City, with Mario Lavista.

His works as composer were selected for the Thailand International Saxophone Competition for Composers, the 2nd International Jurgenson Competition for young composers and the 3rd Andrzej Panufnik International Composition Competition. His output includes works for common objects as well as for classical instruments and ensembles. He also experiments with Mexican traditional instruments, and metre and phonetics from Nahuatl and Hñähñu. His music also combines wider aspects of linguistics and human speech, mathematical models, and models coming from bird vocalization and nonverbal communication.

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Oct 23, 1974
  • Mexico

on July 23, 2013


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