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Marcel Cobussen

Professor of Auditory Culture

Prof.dr. M.A. Cobussen
+31 71 527 1806

About dr. Marcel Cobussen

Dr. Marcel Cobussen studied jazz piano at the Conservatory of Rotterdam, and Art and Cultural Studies at Erasmus University Rotterdam (the Netherlands). He teaches Music Philosophy, Sound Studies, and Artistic Research at Leiden University (the Netherlands) and the Orpheus Institute Ghent (Belgium). He has been a supervisor and part-time researcher at Lund University and the Malmö Academy of Music (Sweden) from 2006 till 2011. In 2016, he was appointed professor at the Academy of Creative and Performing Arts. He holds the chair Auditive Culture.

Cobussen thinks around sound and music. Results: several books, articles, book contributions (see publications), and an online dissertation Deconstruction in Music.


Professor of Auditory Culture

  • Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen
  • Academie der Kunsten

Work address

Rapenburg 38
2300 RA Leiden
Room number 0.01



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