Alexey Logunov was born on 26th of January 1990 in Leningrad, Russia. He graduated from Saint-Petersburg State Conservatory of Rymsky-Korsakov in 2014 where he studied composition with Professors Vladimir Tsitovich and Gennady Banshchikov, and was later assistant to Professor Sergei Slonimsky. Alexey studied piano performance at Saint-Petersburg Conservatory mentored by Professor Ekaterina Murina from 2016-2018. He holds a Master’s degree in Composition from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (2020, Bloomington, USA) where he studied with Professors P.Q. Phan, Eugene O’Brien and Tansy Davies. Alexey is now a doctoral student and associate instructor of Composition at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.
Alexey’s music has been performed at numerous Russian and international festivals, such as “From Avangard to present days”, “Children’s Earth”, “Sound Ways”, “reMusik.org” “Musica Futura” (Minsk, Republic of Belarus), “New music-new reality” (Ekaterinburg), “Composer 2.0” (Yaroslavl), Midwest Composers Symposium (Indiana University, USA). He collaborated with artictic groups “Musica Futura” and “Dialectic of Sound” in 2010-2011. In 2016 Alexey participated in the “Roche Continents” program in Salzburg (Austria) by Roche. In 2017 he took part in a concert tour of the Atlantic coastal cities of France as part of the festival “Dinard réunit les jeunes virtuoses”. Alexey participated in workshops with Matti Kovler, Klaus Lang, Peep Lassmann, Robert Paterson, Jeffrey Mumford, Georg Friedrich Haas, Alexey Sysoev, Sergej Newski, Blaise Ubaldini, Oliver Schneller, Mark Andre, and the Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble (MCME). He was a Scholar of X and a Student of XI International Young Composers Academy in Tchaikovsky-city (Russia, 2020-2021).
Alexey Logunov is a laureate of the IV International competition of performing musicians and composers “Romanticism: sources and horizons” Franz Schubert’s in memoriam (2013, Moscow), VI and VII young composer’s competitions at the International festival “Three centuries of classical romance” (2016, 2018, Saint-Petersburg), II young composers competition “Siberia symphony” (2017, Krasnoyarsk), diplomant of XVI Open composers competition named after Andrey Petrov (2022, Saint-Petersburg).