Wei-Ya Lin was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She is currently employed as a research fellow in the project Bi-Musicality at the IVE. Furthermore, she is working for the project Music without Boarders at the Franz Schubert Institute, and as an adjunct lecturer at the Institute of Composition and Electro-Acoustics. In 2006 she completed her M.A. in viola performance with distinction, in 2007 the postgraduate curriculum in chamber music, and she studied composition from 2005 to 2007 at the MDW. In 2015 she received her PhD in Ethnomusicology from the same university for the thesis Music in the Life of the Tao (Taiwanese indigenous ethnic group): Tradition and Innovation, graduation with distiction.
Research Interests: Bi-Musicality, Music of Migrants in Vienna, Music and Minorities, Auditory Knowledge, Music of Taiwanese Indigenous Peoples, Multipart Music
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