Category: Music

“Rhapsody” for Violin & Piano (1997)

Synopsis After the success of my first string quartet “The Dreamer”, the first violinist from the quartet approached me to…

“Variations” for String Orchestra (2001)

Synopsis In my third year of university, I started work on a composition for string orchestra that I planned to…

“Adagio Lamentoso (Requiem 5.12.94)” for String Orchestra (1997)

On December 5, 1994 the phone rang in our house. I was the one that answered. My aunt and uncles…

“In Paradisum” for Violin, Piano & Organ (2008)

Synopsis “In Paradisum” is the final movement of Requiem in D minor (Op. 48) composed by Gabriel Fauré between 1887-1890. In preparing…

“Spectral Myths” for Brass Quintet (1999)

Synopsis “Spectral Myths” (1999) for brass quintet was completed on December 22, 1999 and premiered shortly thereafter by fellow musicians…

“Pressure” for Piano (2001)

Synopsis “Pressure” (2001) for solo piano was composed during my third year of university and is dedicated to a fellow…

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