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Zhukov: Piano Concerto 'Silentium'; Violin Concerto 'Angel's Day'


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« on: August 01, 2018, 10:25:51 pm »

An interesting release this month:
 
The Ukrainian composer, Sergei Zhukov (b. 1951) began his musical training at the Zhitomir Music College, graduating from the Department of Composition in 1973. He then moved to Moscow and studied at the Moscow State Conservatory, graduating in 1978. He continued his studies, completing a postgraduate degree in composition in 1980, studying with Professor Mikhail Chulaki. While still a student, he received a special prize from the Soviet Union of Composers for his work Dramatic Triptych. Zhukov is an eclectic composer, having produced a large catalogue of chamber, choral, orchestral, and theatrical works. He has placed particular emphasis on the genre of the concerto. Zhukov composed three concertos for piano, violin, and cello, which he dedicated to each of the Khazak Nakipbekova sisters (The Bekova Trio). This series of concertos earned him the Music Review award of Composer of the Year in 2002. When he composed Silentium, Zhukov had in his mind not only Eleonora Bekovas skills as a soloist but also her psychological profile. The theme of the concerto is the special relationship between sound and silence. The Violin Concerto Angels Day was designed to fit the character of violinist Elvira Bekova using her remarkable capacity to perform exactly according to the composers intention. It also reflects the theatrical style of the composer.


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