Tallinn Music Week
5—6 April 2024

Mantautas KrukauskasLT

Head of Music Innovation Studies Centre, Associate Professor at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

Mantautas Krukauskas is a composer, sound artist and an associate professor at the Department of Composition at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre in Vilnius, where he is also co-founder and director of the Music Innovation Studies Centre, an academic laboratory for study, art and research focusing on music technology, innovation in music and music education, interactive art, immersive media and interdisciplinarity. His compositions, including chamber music, sound art and other works, as well as music for theatre and dance productions, have been performed in Lithuania, Austria, Germany, France, Canada, the USA and other countries. His professional profile also includes performing electronic music and working in the field of creative industries with music production and arrangement. Mantautas Krukauskas has been actively involved in a wide range of activities, including the coordination and management of international artistic, research and educational programmes. His interests include interdisciplinarity, creativity, music and media technologies, and the synergy of different aesthetic and cultural approaches.