Juan David Rubio Restrepo

Juan David Rubio Restrepo


Juan David Rubio Restrepo is an artist/researcher currently Assistant Professor in the Department of Music and the Chicano Studies program at The University of Texas at El Paso (USA). His creative and academic work considers different types of Latin American popular music and global experimental practices.

Juan David has a master's degree in music with emphasis in drums/jazz from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotá, Colombia), a master's degree (MFA) in Integrated Composition, Improvisation, and Technology from the University of California, Irvine, and a doctorate (PhD) in music with a concentration in Integrative Studies by the University of California, San Diego (California, USA).

As a drummer, composer and electroacoustic musician, Juan David has performed physically and telematically on different stages around the world. His writings focus on issues of music, otherness, sound technologies and power and have been published in academic publications in Spanish and English.


Soundscapes: “Tele Espacios Activos IX” (Lumina)