David Weigl: Relevance in Music Search

David Weigl

David Weigl,
PhD candidate
at McGill University’s
School of Information Studies

David Weigl holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and a Masters by Research in Informatics from the University of Edinburgh. He is a PhD candidate at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies, and a student member of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT).

In his research, David combines his academic interests in information retrieval, cognitive science, and information behaviour with his passion for all things musical. His doctoral work revolves around notions of experiential relevance for the field of Music Information Retrieval.

He has presented his work at international conferences in the fields of Information Science and Technology, Music Information Retrieval, Music Perception and Cognition, and Audio Engineering.