Compositions

 








2013

"Fantasy" for Violin, Viola and Strings
Duration: 14 mins

"Three German Songs" for Soprano, Violoncello and Strings
Poems by Irmgard Ross.
Duration: 16 mins

2012

"A talk with an Aquarius" for Viola and Strings
Dedicated to Yuri Bashmet.
Duration: 12 mins

2011

"Four Seasons" for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet and Strings
Duration: 27 mins

2009

"My Truth" for Soprano, Violin, Violoncello and Piano
Poems by Valery Afanassiev.
Duration: 28 mins

Sonata for Violin and Piano ("A la recherche du tamps et d'espace perdu")
Dedicated to Evgenia Strenger.
Duration: 16 mins

"Music of the Night" for Soprano, Viola and String Orchestra
Dedicated to Valentin Silvestrov.
Poem by Alixe Gabriel.
Duration: 15 mins

2008

Concerto for Piano and String Orchestra
Duration: 19 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, Philharmonic Hall, April 15, 2008, “Kiev Camerata” Chamber Orchestra.

2006

"The Requiem in memory of The Second World War victims" for three soloists: mezzo-soprano, baritone and piano, mixed choir, boys choir and symphony orchestra.
Commissioned by B. Moisevitch B. (France).
Duration: 80 mins

"Symphonietta" for Mandolin Orchestra. Commissioned by Toronto Shevchenko Mandolin Orchestra under Alexander Veprinsky.
Grant from Canada Arts Council.
Duration: 22 mins
Premiere: Toronto, Leah Posluns Theatre, May 2006.

2005

"Two Dedications" for String Orchestra
Duration: 15 mins

Concerto for violoncello and chamber orchestra. Grant from Toronto Arts Council
Duration: 25 mins

2004

"Isle of a Beautiful Illussion"- Concerto for violin - solo, percussion - solo and chamber orchestra. Commission by "Israelievitch Duo"
Duration: 26 mins
World Premiere: New York, March 2005. Juilliard School. Juilliard Orchestra.
Canadian Premiere: Toronto, April 2006, The Toronto Simphony Orchestra under Peter Oundjian

2003

"Sorrowful music"- (sonata) for cello and piano. Commissioned by Shauna Rolston. Grant from Ontario Arts Council.
Duration: 25 mins

 

2002

 "The Age Of Aquarius"   for soprano, baritone, bass-clarinet, piano, vocal quartet (SATB) and string quartet, text by Alixe Gabriel
Duration: 20 mins

 

2001

"Three Revelations"   for clarinet, violin, cello and piano
Duration: 25 mins
Premiere: Lviv, Ukraine, October 2001. Lviv Philharmonic Hall, Kiev Camerata

 
Brazilliana No. 2   for clarinet and strings
Duration: 18 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, October 2002, Kiev Camerata

 

2000

Trio "Revelations"   for violin, cello, piano and narrator
text by Valeri Afanassiev
(written for Julian Milkis, Alexander Kniaziev, Valeri Afanassiev and Veniamin Smiekhov)
Duration: 30 mins
Premiere: Moscow, Russia, December 19, 2001, Great Hall of Moscow Conservatory and St. Petersburg, Russia, December 22, 2001, St. Petersburg Philarmonic

 
Piano Trio No. 2 "Holocaust"   for violin or clarinet, cello and piano
(commissioned by The Rachmaninoff Trio)
Duration: 20 mins
Premiere: Toronto, Canada, May 2000, The Canadian Chamber Academy

 
Brazilliana No. 1   for clarinet and strings
Duration: 17 mins
Premiere: Neuberg, Germany, May 2001, Ensemble Del Arte

 

1999

"Lullaby"   for violin and piano, violin and strings or for clarinet and strings
Duration: 8 mins
Premiere: Moscow, Russia, December 2000, at the Sviatoslav Richter Decemver Evenings Music Festival,
Julian Milkis, clarinet, Vadim Sakharov, piano

 
"Quiet Music"   for clarinet, viola, cello and harp
(commissioned by The Continuum Contemporary Music Ensemble)
Duration: 19 mins
Premiere: Toronto, Canada, June 1999, The Continuum Contemporary Music Ensemble

 

1998

"There is No End to My Sorrow"   for symphony orchestra
(commissioned by Jukka-Pekka Saraste and The Toronto Symphony Orchestra)
Duration: 18 mins
Premiere: Toronto, Canada, April 1999, The Toronto Symphony Orchestra under M. Jukka-Pekka Sarraste, Roy Thompson Hall

 

1996

Duo Concerto   for violin, piano and fourteen strings
Duration: 29 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, September 2000, Kiev Camerata

 
Piano Duo "Carpathian Rhapsody"
Duration: 10 mins
Premiere: Toronto, Canada, June 1996, Yuri and Nelia Krechkovsky, piano, The Glenn Gould Studio

 

1993

"Elegy of Sorrow"   for violin, piano, narrator and chamber orchestra, texts by Vladimir Nabokov and Joseph Brodsky
(commissioned by The Swedish Philharmonic Orchestra and Gennady Rozhdestvensky)
Duration: 47 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, May 2001, Kiev Philarmonic Orchestra

 

1992

Concerto   for clarinet and chamber orchestra
Duration: 25 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, May 2002, Kiev Camerata

 

1990

Septet   for flute, clarinet, piano and string quartet
Duration: 15 mins
Premiere: Camerino, Italy, August 1991, at the International Festival

 

1989

Cantata No. 6 "Pasternak"   for baritone and chamber orchestra, text by Boris Pasternak
Duration: 17 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, January 1989, Kiev Camerata

 

1988

Cantata No. 5 "Chornobil"   for baritone and chamber ensemble, text by Pavlo Movchan
Duration: 15 mins
Premiere: Munich, Germany, July 1988, Radio Liberty Broadcast

 
Triple Concerto   for violin, cello, piano and strings
Duration: 16 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, March 1988, Kiev Camerata

 
"Songs of Slavic Women"   for soprano and orchestra, text by Youri Rybchinsky
Duration: 35 mins

 

1987

Cantata No. 4 "Michelangelo"   for baritone and chamber orchestra, text by Michelangelo
Duration: 18 mins
Premiere: Baku, Azerbaidjan, November 1989, Baku Philarmonic Chamber Orchestra

 
Trio No. 1 "Romantic Music"   for violin, cello and piano
Duration: 13 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, January 1987, Kiev Camerata

 

1986

Cantata No. 3 "Isaakyan"   for baritone and chamber orchestra, text by Avetic Isaakyan
Duration: 15 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, December 1986, Kiev Camerata

 
Piano Duo   on a theme of "BACH" Prelude and Toccata
Duration: 6 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, October 1986, Kiev Camerata

 
Symphony "My Ukraine"   for soprano, baritone and symphony orchestra, texts by Vasil Dovzhik, Pavlo Movchan, Vasil Symonenko
Duration: 27 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, February 1989, Kiev National Symphony Orchestra

 

1985

Cantata No. 2 "Pushkin"   for baritone and chamber orchestra, text by Alexander Pushkin
Duration: 13 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, May 1985, Kiev Camerata

 
Symphony for Sixteen Strings
Duration: 24 mins
Premiere: New York, USA, January 1992, Brooklin Pholarmonic Orchestra

 

1984

Sonatina   for flute and piano
Duration: 5 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, April 1984, Kiev Camerata

 
Chamber Cantata No. 1 "Lorka"   for baritone and chamber orchestra, text by Garcia Lorka
Duration: 20 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, March 1984, Kiev Camerata

 
Symphony for Baritone and Symphony Orchestra
(based on selected works of medieval Japanese poets)
Duration: 19 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, April 1984, National Symphony Orchestra

 
Sonata for viola and piano   for Dmitry Shostakovich, in memoriam
Duration: 19 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, January 1984, Kiev Camerata

 
"Burlesque"   for piano
Duration: 4 mins
Premiere: Kiev, Ukraine, January 1984, Kiev Camerata