Dr Marc Estibeiro

Associate Professor

School of Digital, Technologies and Arts

I play guitar player and am an active composer. My library music has been accepted for broadcast by a variety of media outlets, including Channel 5 and the BBC.

Academic qualifications

I have degrees in Music, Music Technology and Applied Linguistics from Middlesex University, Essex University and Bangor University.

In 2016, I received his PhD in Composition from Durham University.

Research interests

My academic work focuses on composing music for acoustic instruments and electronics. My work has been presented at conferences, workshops, concerts and seminars in:

  • France (IRCAM, Paris)

  • Italy (Conservatorio di Musica, Cagliari)

  • Mexico (Visiones Sonoras, Morelia)

  • China (ICMC, Shanghai 2017; International Guitar Research Conference Hong Kong 2019)

  • Germany (MuSa 2017 and 2018, Karlsruhe)

  • Canada (Brandon University March 2018)

  • South Korea (ICMC 2018)

  • United Kingdom (University of Wales, Staffordshire University, Durham University, Keele University and others).

Top 250 Young University

Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2020

Top 15 for Teaching Quality

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Top 15 for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

Midlands University of the Year

Midlands Business Awards 2020