Andre Elias

PhD, Ethnomusicology, 2016
Andre Elias


Research interests include music and culture of South Asia, Spain and Latin America focusing on topics of globalization, nationalism, performance practices, and spirituality. Performs on sitar, tabla, guitar and other strings and skins.

He is currently Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology at the Hong Kong Baptist University.


  • University of Washington, M.A. South Asian Studies, 2013
  • University of Washington, M.A. Ethnomusicology, 2012
  • U.C. San Diego,  M.A. Music and Critical Studies
  • Pomona College, B.A. Cognitive Sciences