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Morwaread Farbood

Associate Professor, Associate Director of the Music Technology Program

Music and Performing Arts Professions


Morwaread Farbood's research encompasses topics in music preception cognition, computational modeling of music, and computer-assisted/algorithmic composition systems. She employs methodologies drawn from various disciplines including music theory, cognitive psychology, and computer science. Her work focuses primarily on the real-time aspects of music listening, in particular how emergent phenomena such as tonality and musical tension are perceived. In addition to her academic work, she performs professionally as a harpsichordist and is the recipient of the Pro Musicis International Award and First Prize at the Prague International Harpsichord Competition.


Music Technology

Develop your expertise in an academic program that emphasizes creative experimentation and the integration of musical and technical skills.