Hector Yovanny Betancur Santa

PhD. in Music

Research line: 

  1. Creation and performance of academic music of the 20th and 21st centuries.
  2. Musical Interpretation


PhD. in music from the University of Montreal, specializing in contemporary music under the direction of Canadian flutist Lise Daoust. Recognized for his enthusiasm and discipline, he has been awarded scholarships of excellence throughout his training by the Faculty of Music and the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies of the University of Montreal. He currently serves as professor of the Chair of Flute, leader of the Research Group Observatory of transdisciplinary phenomena in music, Director of the Department of Music and director of the Contemporary Music Ensemble of the University of Caldas – Colombia. He is Peer Evaluator of Colciencias and Academic Peer of the CNA of the Ministry of National Education. Since 2016 he has served as Artistic Director of the CiMa International Music Festival.


  1. Solo flutist and camerist
  2. Professor
  3. Researcher
  4. Leadership capacity
  5. Administrative experience

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