Iryna Tukova, Ph.D., Dr. Habil, is an associate professor at the Music Theory Department of the National Music Academy of Ukraine (Kyiv, Ukraine).
Her research interest includes the history of Ukrainian contemporary art music, the history of music theory, compositional techniques in contemporary art music, and the problematics of the interaction of natural science and art music. Iryna Tukova is the author of more than 40 articles and a monograph. She has presented her research at musicological conferences in Ukraine, Germany, and Lithuania, and lectured on contemporary Ukrainian art music at Ljubljana Academy of Music (Slovenia).
Iryna Tukova took part in the organizing committee of many international musicologist conferences and symposiums in Kyiv. She was an editor and co-editor of numerous collections of articles.
After the beginning of the full-scale invasion of Russia, she stayed in Ukraine and continued her work as a teacher and musicologist. With Lidia Melnyk and Anna Gadetska, she organized the Statement from the musicological community of Ukraine to musicians, musicologists, cultural institutions, and public organizations around the world.
Funded by the Stabilisation Fund for Culture and Education of the German Federal Foreign Office and the Goethe-Institut. goethe.de
Project team: Les Vynogradov, Albert Saprykin, Mariia Tytova, Polina Horodyska, Daria Vdovina, Dmytro Babenko, Olha Sauh