Igor V. Macievski
Ukrainian film music composer and music ethnographer. Doctor of Art Criticism, Honored Artist of Ukraine and Poland, Academician at the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and the UN International Informatization Academy, Head of the Organology Department, Russian Institute of Art History (St. Petersburg, Russia).
He completed studies at the Lviv Conservatory, post graduate studies in composition at the Leningrad Conservatory, and doctorate at the Russian Institute of Culture. I. Macievski has published over 150 scientific works devoted to the problems of traditional instrumental music, music education and ethnic cultures. I. Macievski has prepared 5 doctor habitalis and 22 doctorates with graduates specializing in Kazakh, Uzbek, Kyrgiz, Tatar, Azerbaijani and other cultures.