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Matthew Chiu

Matthew Chiu

Role: PhD Theorist, Programmer, and Organist Employer: Freelancer Website: https://mattchiu.com/

I'm a music researcher who focuses primarily on computational methods for music analysis.


Matthew is a music researcher who focuses primarily on computational methods for music analysis. The are he finds most interesting is when models misalign with musical intuition; as a researcher he continues to interrogate that misalignment, whether that’s a bias of the model or a subjective priority. As a Ph.D student in music theory at the Eastman School of Music, he is currently working on a dissertation with Davy Temperley and serving as co-editor to Int├ęgral. In his free time he likes to take photos, bird watch, rock climb, and play piano with his 4-hands partner (and partner) Eron.

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Education: Ph.D. in Music Theory, University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, M.M Music Theory, Boston University, B.M. in Music Theory & Organ Performance, University of Connecticut

Areas of Focus: Music, Computer Programming


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