Themes of poet’s destiny, loneliness and escape reflected in these three songs written in Russian romantic choral manner
A young provincial girl lives through dreaming about true love, meeting real love, failure, disappointment, and finally finishes her life as a mermaid. 5 songs composed in Russian folk, romance and opera styles. Intermediate to advanced level.
Gathering your identity among the chaos of life. Energetic and war-like character. Genre of neo-baroque aria. Intermediate to advanced level.
Greek liturgical theme of Easter chant, festive and sonorous atmosphere. Contemporary language, fractal-like structure, natural modes, polytonality. Intermediate to advanced level
Breath from Greek carols, Italian Renaissance music and Russian snow. Rhythmical and joyful, for special occasion in winter celebrations. Intermediate to advanced level
Late autumn elegiac mood, falling leaves, flashes of previous happiness, last hopes. Japanese-like pentatonic scales combined with tonality. Beginner to intermediate level
Sharpness of northern lands, desolating fire, bitterness in soul, hopes lost and found again. Contemporary, neo-romantic style, ethnic Mohawk-like features. Intermediate to advanced level
Excitement on freedom, admiration for nature, Russian fields. Romantic style resembling old Russian choral music. Intermediate level
2 choral songs. Further exploration of the harmonic and textural possibilities of the Romantic music style.
Musical poem. Programmatic. Birth of an unexpected beauty, waiting for love in vain. Polythematic music, neo-romantic and impressionistic style, Arabic maqams influence. Intermediate to advanced level