Alla Zagaykevych

  • Khmelnytskyi (Ukraine), 1966
  • Composer

Alla Zagaykevych is a Ukrainian composer of contemporary classical music, performance artist, curator of electroacoustic music projects, musicologist.

She graduated from Kyiv National Music Academy of Ukraine.

In 1995-1996 she attended annual course for composition and musical informatics at IRCAM (Paris).

Since 1997 she is a lecturer at the Composition’s Department of the Kyiv National Music Academy of Ukraine where she founded the Electronic Music Studio (supported by International Renaissance Foundation).

List of Zagaykevych’s works include symphonic, instrumental and vocal chamber music, electroacoustic compositions, multi-media installations and performances, operas, music for films.

Alla Zagaykevych — Artistic Director of International projects Electroacoustics (Kyiv, since 2003), EM-VISIA (Kyiv, since 2005). President of Electroacoustic Music Association of Ukraine (since 2010).

Curator of Music Program in Book Arsenal fest (2017), curator of Envision Sound Program of British Council and Dovzhenko Centre (2018 — 2020), mentor of International master-class of acousmatic and electroacoustic music “Sound around me” in Vienna (support by Ukrainian Institute, 2019).

Author of musicological articles in scientific periodicals (Ukrajins’ke Muzykoznavstvo, Muzyka, Krytyka, Organised Sound, MusikText.)

Winner of the Ukrainian Film Academy Golden Dzyga for Best Composer (2017).

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  • Also pictured: Alla Zagaykevych [Image: Gabrielle Godbout]
  • Also pictured: Alla Zagaykevych [Image: Gabrielle Godbout]