Fernando Elías Llanos

Fernando Elías Llanos

Fernando Elías Llanos

PhD in Musicology from the Escola de Comunicações e Artes de la Universidade de São Paulo (ECA/USP) and a Master’s degree in Ethnomusicology from the Instituto de Artes de la Universidade Estadual Paulista (IA/UNESP), both as a grant holder of the Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES), under the guidance of Dr. Marcos Câmara de Castro and Dr. Alberto Ikeda, respectively. He is professor at the Fundação das Artes de São Caetano do Sul (FASCS). He specialized in classic guitar with masters Celso Delneri and Paulo Porto Alegre. His musical work, recorded in "Por Guitarra Negra" (Tratore, 2017) is inspired both in the rhythms of the Peruvian coast and those of the north of Brazil. He is researching the following topics: Latin American guitar, (ethno) musicology of the guitar, crossover repertoire for guitar, and guitar teaching (classic and popular). Currently, he is pursuing a post-doctorate degree in Musical Performance, under the supervision of Dr. Daniel Wolff, at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), researching the transcription and interpretation processes of the landó for solo guitar.