PhD in musicology from the University Sorbonne-Paris IV, actually lecturer in University Sophia-Antipolis (Nice) Julie Mansion-Vaquié working on the field of popular music and is particularly interested in the field of stage (live) invarious musical styles. She’s actually Active member of the Octandre association, she is author of several musicological articles. Parallel to his university studies, she studied music at the Conservatoire de Bordeaux (oboe, bassoon,MAO, electro, composition). Holds a DEM electroacoustic composition for which she received a SACEM prize, her works are regularly scheduled. She is also a composer for short films.