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.
Late autumn elegiac mood, falling leaves, flashes of previous happiness, last hopes. Japanese-like pentatonic scales combined with tonality. Beginner to intermediate level
Poetic and dreamy mood, wet garden, bird calls after rain. Impressionistic style. 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.
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
Greek mythology theme, narrative pace, solemn spirit. Neo-romantic style, natural modes. Amateur / beginner level
Sunny day on a beach in the Gulf… So noisy, busy and shiny all day long, and suddenly getting quiet … More
2 miniatures for string quartet, with classical approach to musical form and texture, and touches of Neo-Romantic emotionalism in harmony and tonalities.