Dr Pedro Cravinho

Pedro Cravinho

Keeper of Archives, Senior Research Fellow in Jazz Studies

Birmingham School of Media

Dr Pedro Cravinho is a researcher and educator with a background as a professional musician, a BMus in Musicology, and a PhD in Ethnomusicology. He is the Keeper of the Archives at the Faculty of Arts, Design and Media and a Senior Research Fellow in Jazz Studies, co-leading the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research Jazz Studies Cluster and teaching at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.

His research interests lie in the social, political, and cultural history of the jazz diaspora and other distinct urban musical practices and their representation in the public sphere.

He is a member of the Birmingham City University Race Equality Charter Working Group and the Midlands4Cities Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Advisory Group.

Dr Cravinho is also a co-investigator in the AHRC/NEH project ‘New Directions in Digital Jazz Studies’.

Areas of Expertise
Postgraduate Supervision
Links and Social Media