I am a composer, sound designer and music producer. He has worked for more than 20 years in projects for Universal Music, TVE, Lotus Films, Nickel Odeon Dos, Flamenco Vivo Records, Acciona Producciones y Diseño, Hall Academy of Media Arts, Fundación Barenboim or Cámara Negra Teatro.
I obtained my PhD in Communication from the University of Seville and also studied music at Superior Conservatoire of Seville and Electroacoustic Music at University of Quilmes (Argentina). I received the “Network Research Award” from Telefónica Foundation for my doctoral thesis on Film Sound Design .I am currently professor in Education and Communication at Universidad Loyola Andalucía, and I have also held the position of lecturer at the University of Seville, the University Ramón Llull (Barcelona), Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO, Mexico) and the National University of Quilmes (Argentina).
I undertake my research in two areas. The first is focused on music and sound creation and perception in media (music and sound design for audiovisual and interactive products, surround sound perception, emotions generation through sound and virtual audio/music technologies). The second area of research is centered on music education and child development through music. Iam member of AES (Audio Engineering Society), SEMPRE (Society for Education, Music and Psychology Research) and ENSEC (European Network for Social and Emotional Competence).