Evangelos Himonides Evangelos held the University of London's first ever lectureship in music technology education. He is now Reader in Technology, Education and Music and teaches Music Education, Music Technology and Information Technology, at a post-graduate level, at the UCL Institute of Education and also leads the post-graduate course "Music Technology in Education". He holds a Music Diploma from the Macedonian Conservatoire of Thessaloniki, Greece, a Bachelors of Science in Information Technology with Multimedia with Star First Class Honours from Middlesex University, UK, a Masters in Education with distinction from the University of Surrey, UK and a PhD in Psychoacoustics and Information Technology from the University of London. He is a Chartered Fellow of the British Computer Society. As a musician, technologist and educator, Evangelos has had an ongoing career in experimental research in the fields of Psychoacoustics, Music Perception, Music Cognition, Information Technology, Human-Computer Interaction, Special Needs, the Singing Voice and Singing Development. Publications currently number over one hundred, in high-profile international journals, such as Psychology of Music, IJME, RSME, Journal of Voice, Logopedics Phoniatrics Vocology and others. Evangelos has worked and is currently working on numerous funded research projects for work with leading UK Research Councils such as the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the Economic and Social Sciences Research Council (ESRC), the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), grant-making foundations and charities such as The Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Royal National Institute of the Blind, the Amber Trust, Soundabout and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, Government agencies and departments (such as DfES, QCA) and also the European Union. As a sound engineer and researcher, Evangelos has recorded in numerous venues (including York Minster, St.Paul's, Royal College of Music, Institute of Education, etc.), with various artists such as Derek Lee Ragin (Farinelli, Every Time I Feel the Spirit), Vanessa Mae (SONY BMG Music) and Jarvis Cocker (Pulp) and for numerous media productions (for the BBC, Channel Five, Discovery Channel, RTL, CBS). When time is available, Evangelos works as an electric guitarist, vocalist and guitar luthiery enthusiast!

special interests...

Technology, Big Data, the Voice and Psychoacoustics, Music Technology, Human-Computer-Interaction (HCI) and interactive educational multimedia, multiple modalities and channels in virtual education, special needs and special education.

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