Peter van Kranenburg

Meertens Institute

Peter van Kranenburg obtained masters degrees in Electrical Engineering (2003, Delft University of Technology) and Musicology (2004, Utrecht University). He developed machine-learning methods for studying authorship of musical compositions. 2006-2010, he was Ph.D. researcher at Utrecht University, studying computational modeling of similarity of folk-song melodies for retrieval purposes. Currently he is researcher at the Meertens Institute (Amsterdam), focusing on computational modelling of melody, and lecturer Computer Science at Utrecht University.