Professor of Systematic Musicology
University of Graz, Austria

Teaching and research
in psychology of music
Richard Parncutt Center for Systematic Musicology
Merangasse 70, A-8010 Graz
parncutt at
How to find us
Guest speakers


Media reports

Die Presse
Kleine Zeitung
Salzburger Nachrichten
musik heute
kleine Zeitung
Uni Graz
Infodienst Wissenschaft
Der Standard, Vienna
 The Age, Melbourne
COSMOS magazine


Pocket voices a cappella


Citations - Boards - Invitations

Current research areas
Tonality & pitch perception

Music expression & emotion
Music and interculturality

Synergizing musicological epistemologies
Conference series CIM
Journal JIMS
Society SIM

Applied Interculturality Research
Graz 2010 cAIR10
Porto 2012 cAIR12

For students

Courses - Info - Konversatorium  
Music Psychology Poster Presentation 2014
Writing a theoretical paper 

Warum Graz? - PhD - Research seminar
SysMus info SysMus conferences
Music cognition info

Conference Neurosciences & Music
International schools: Helsinki - Genoa - Sheffield 
Masters programs: Sheffield - Jyväskylä - London


Richard Parncutt is a member of Amnesty International and Union of Concerned Scientists.
He supports rigorous, independent science to solve the world's most pressing problems,
and advocates human rights and opposes the death penalty in all cases. apology
The University of Graz is cutting its greenhouse gas emissions! more
Applied Interculturality Research: Forum fAIR (deutsch) - Conference cAIRBook 

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