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MIMC | Chinese Music and Musical Instruments Seminar


15 May 2023 | 18:00 | NOVA - FCSH | CAN - Colégio Almada Negreiros | Auditorium A102


The Sounds of Western Others and Their Chinese Listeners in the Guangdong Province Region


Professor CHEN Jen-yen

Graduate Institute of Musicology, National Taiwan University Taipei, Taiwan



Jen-yen Chen received his PhD from Harvard University in historical musicology, and is professor of the Graduate Institute of Musicology at National Taiwan University. His areas of research include music of eighteenth-century Austria, Catholic sacred music traditions, and the interactions of European and Asian musical cultures. He has published articles in Eighteenth-Century MusicThe Journal of Musicological ResearchMusiktheorieActa Musicologica, and Fontes Artis Musicae, chapters for The Cambridge History of Eighteenth-Century Music, The Cambridge Haydn Encyclopedia, and Listening Beyond Borders: Musicology in the Global Classroom, and volumes of music for the complete works edition of Johann Joseph Fux and A-R Editions. Currently he is a co-editor-in-chief of the journal Acta Musicologica.