Yuri lysoivanov is an educator, composer, and recording professional .


He has written original music and designed sounds for commercials, trade shows, short films, independent games & musical theater and has produced songs for several singer/songwriters in the Chicago area. 

Along with assistant engineer Victoria Salazar, Yuri runs The Fox Den, an audio production company that specializes in recording classical music (his first love) and working with singer/songwriters in the studio. 

In the fall of 2013, Yuri became the Chair of the Recording Arts Department at Tribeca Flashpoint College after serving 6 months as the Associate Chair. He has been teaching full time since 2011 and has been part of the Tribeca Flashpoint family since 2009.  Yuri maintains a dedicated interest in music, math, science and economics and is a member of the Acoustical Society of America and the Audio Engineering Society. 

Yuri graduated with a Bachelor of Music from the Berklee College of Music in Boston and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Loyola University Chicago.