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Grabarchuk presents at Sibelius Institute’s Radical Music History Symposium

January 27th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Alexandra Grabarchuk

Alexandra Grabarchuk

Alexandra Grabarchuk, a third-year graduate student in the Department of Musicology, traveled to Finland in early December to present some of her pre-dissertation work at the Sibelius Institute?s Radical Music History Symposium.? Alexandra?s project explores radical art rock of the Soviet Union from the mid-?70s, focusing on the complicated relationships between songwriters and the official Composers? Union.? Throughout this project, Alexandra has been guided by the mentorship of musicologist Robert Fink and Russian popular music scholar David MacFadyen. Alexandra’s travel was supported by the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Student Opportunity Fund.

Tags: Music history · Musicologists · Musicology · Musicology

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  • Brian Wright // Jan 27, 2012 at 5:23 pm

    Congratulations to Ms. Grabarchuk for her success abroad and I cannot wait to see how the project develops.

  • bloxorz2 // Feb 7, 2012 at 11:48 am

    Good job UCLA ! Alexandra Grabarchuk is very lucky. I am happy to hear good news for her.