BIOGRAPHY

 

Ludmila Yurina  - composer,pianist
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Biography


Born in Uzin ( Ukraine)

Education :
  •   graduated from Gliere Kiev State music College ( 1977-81, Piano),
  •   National Music Academy of Ukraine ( 1985-90, composition class of Prof .E. Stankovych),
  •   postgraduate courses at the National Music Academy of Ukraine.

Continued her education -
Master - courses in Germany :
  •   with Paul-Heinz Dittrich ,Irvine Arditti , Helmut  Zapf, Gerhard Staebler, Joel Durand (1996-1998, Rheinsberg ), with Wolfgang Rihm ( 1997, Dresden),
  •   with Helmuth Lachenmann ( 1999 , Dresden ) .

Professional experience:
  • -1990- 92 - music director in Kiev`s theatres - studios «KOLO», «ARS»
  • -1993 -2001 - member and coordinator of programs of Organizing Committee of International Forum of  Young composers ( Kiev, Ukraine)
  • - since 1995 - works as Associated Professor at the National Music Academy of Ukraine (Department of composition)
  • - 1997 - art - director of festival of modern Ukrainian art  "Meta- art"
  • -lecture at the Third Annual International Conference " Theoretical problems of new music and visual art " ( «Wandering Music Academy», Odessa )
  • - 1999 - lecture about Ukrainian music for Flauto at the Rheinsberg`s Academy of Music ( workshop for Flauto )
  • - 2001- manager-organizer of a project "TERRA INCOGNITA"-Helmuth Lachenmann", music of H.Lachenmann
  • - 2006-lecture about Ukrainian music at the Stuttgart High Music School
  • - 2008 - lecture about Ukrainian music at the Texas Christian University (Texas,USA)
  • - organizer of projects - contemporary music, concerts of Association "Women in music"( Italy, 2004, Ukraine, 2003, 2004)
  • - director of International Forum"Women in music" (Ukraine, 2007)
  • - lectures about Ukrainian composers Stankovich, Silvestrov, Skoryk and own activity, workshop , concert-portrait in TCU (Texas,USA,2011)
Her name was included in the book of American Biography`s Institute  "Who is Who" , Delaware , USA, 1999.

Grants, scholarships, awards :
  • - "Brandenburgishes Colloquium fuer neue Musik" , Rheinsberg, Germany ( 1996-1998)
  • - Experimental Studio of Suedwestrundfunk ( SWR, Freiburg) of Heinrich - Stroebel- Foundation ( Baden -Baden, 1999) ,
  • - Composer-in-residence in Kuenstlerhof Schreyahn , Niedersachsen ( Germany , 1999-2000)
  • - prize-winner of the International competition "Torneo Internationale di Musica" (2000, Roma , Italy)
  • - Grant from Ministry of research, art and science in Baden-Wuerttemberg ( Freiburg, Germany, 2001)
  • - Special grant from Major of the Kiev-city O.Omeltchenko (2003)
  • - Composer-in-residence at the VICC (Visby, Sweden, 2005,2006)
  • - Borys Lyatoshynsky`s National Award ( 2008)
  • - Grant from Fulbright Foundation to the Stanford  University, CCRMA (USA,  2010/11)
  • - Kossenko`s  Award from  NCUU and  Ministry of culture( 2014) and another small grants.


Membership :
  • - National Composers` Union of Ukraine
  • - Honour member of Adkins Chiti Foundation :"Donne in musica" (Italy)
  • - International Association of women-composers IAK , Germany
  • - New Music International Association ( Ukraine)

Since 2002 Ludmila Yurina is  Founder and Chairman of Ukrainian Association  "Women in music" (member of International organization WIM, Italy ).

 Performances (festivals) :
  • International conference TrippleCCRMAlite:40,50,80 (CCRMA,Stanford University,USA,2014) 
  • - concert-portait in TCU (Texas,USA,2011)
  • 2nd  Festival of Ukrainian chamber music (2011) Fort Worth,Texas,USA
  • - 1st  Festival of Ukrainian chamber music (2008) Fort Worth,Texas,USA
  • - Festival “Controcanto” (2004-2006) Roma, Italy
  • - project "SPANNUNGEN" (Germany, 2005)
  • - project "20Dresden21" (Germany, 2002)
  • - International  festival  of microtonal music AFMM ( USA, 2004)
  • -16th Dresden`s days of contemporary music (2002 ), Germany,
  • - International Piano Forum "...antasten..." (2001) Heilbronn, Germany;
  • - electronic project «New music for harpsichord and live-electronic» (2001) Freiburg/Breisgau, Germany;
  • - " Kiev -Music- fest" (1990, 1994, 2000-2008 ) Ukraine;
  • - "International Forum of Young composers" (1992-1995, 2000,2001) Kiev, Ukraine;
  • - festival of modern ukrainian art " New territory" (1993) Kiev , Ukraine;
  • - festival " 2 days and 2 nights of new music" (1995-2008,2012,2015) , Odessa, Ukraine;
  • - festival "Musical premiers of the season " ( 1994-2009,2015), Kiev, Ukraine;
  • - filmfestivals " Molodist" and "Open night " ( 1997-98), Kiev, Ukraine;
  • - "Brandenburgisches Colloquium fuer neue musik" (1998), Rheinsberg , Germany;
  • - festival "Roaring Hoof" (1999), Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia;
  • - festival of young performers «Das Treffen» (1999), Bayreuth, Germany;
  • - Inernational festival «Barocco and Avantgard» (2001-2002) Zaporozhye,Ukraine;
  • - 40-th International Summer courses of new music (2000) , Darmstadt , Germany and many others etc.

Concerts:
in Italy, Germany, France,USA, Belgium, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Poland, Ukraine, Lituania, Russia, Mongolia , Ukraine, Italy, Sweden, Moldova etc.

TV- and Radio-programms :

"Deutsche Welle", Ukrainian Independent Radio (Chicago,USA) , Ukrainian Broadcasting Company, Ukrainian Television , Canadian Broadcasting Company (Edmonton), WDR -3 program (Cologne, Germany)




  Stanford University



With M.Skoryk, E.Beregova and S.Zazhytko at TCU (2008)



Panel discussion -from left - T.Mein,M.Skoryk,G.Gabel,L.Yurina,E.Beregova,S.Zazhytko

About:
Gabel, Gerald. 2008. "Fourteen Composers in Today's Ukraine". Ex Tempore 14, no. 1 (Spring-Summer): 57–107, TCU, Texas, USA


Another links

http://www.youtube.com/user/monodia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludmila_Yurina
https://soundcloud.com/ludmilayurina
http://www.reverbnation.com/ludmilayurina
http://classic-online.ru/ru/composer/Yur…
http://www.terem-music.ch/index.php?route=product/manufacturer/info&manufacturer_id=37


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