Musicologist, PhD in Art studies; Associated Professor at the department of Music Theory. She graduated from the Faculty of Musicology of TSC (Bachelor – 2001, Master – 2003); Dissertation – “The Role of Polyphony in Georgian Chamber-Instrumental Ensemble Music” (2005). Since 2006 has been teaching polyphony and musical composition analysis courses at TSC. Main interest of her scholarly research is polyphonic characteristics of Georgian music; has published more than 30 scientific articles, has participated in national and international conferences. M. Tabliashvili is the co-author (with D.Arutinov-Jincharadze) of the monograph “Polyphony in Works by Georgian Composers” (2016) and a three-volume chrestomathy “Polyphony in Georgian Music”.