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.
3 pieces. Inspired by natural images of intertwining branches of trees, as well as human volatile psychology. Contemporary, neo-romantic style. Advanced level
2 movements. Calmness, evening, sunset reflection on water, Greek ethnic dance echos. Contemporary, neo-romantic style, enneatonic modes. Intermediate to advanced 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
Appearance and disappearance in clouds, mysterious shapes and shades, abstract character. Contemporary style, Chinese-like pentatonic scales, polymodality, counterpoint. Intermediate to advanced level
2 movements. Lights and shades in morning forest, blurred palettes, echos, color shimmering. Contemporary post-impressionistic style, special blurring technique. Intermediate to advanced level
Poetic and dreamy mood, wet garden, bird calls after rain. Impressionistic style. Advanced level
2 choral songs. Further exploration of the harmonic and textural possibilities of the Romantic music style.
On 24th June, 2017, my work ‘The Gods of Old are Silent’ (on Lord Byron’s poem) was performed in Orestiada, Greece, during one of the open air recital in frame of the annual music and art urban festival ‘Oresteia’.
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