Valentin Silvestrov

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Ukrainian composer Silvestrov is known for his "metaphorical" style of music, which sounds transparent, but is technically and emotionally complex.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Two Dialogues with an Epilogue, for piano 2001 Keyboard Orchestral
Post Scriptum, sonata for violin & piano 1990 Chamber Music
Kitsch Music for Piano 1977 Keyboard
Liturgical Chants, for voice & chorus 2005 Choral
Diptych, for chorus 1995 Choral
The Messenger, for strings & piano 1996 Orchestral
Bagatellen for keyboard 2005 Keyboard
Silent Songs, song cycle for lyric soprano or baritone & piano 1974 Vocal Music
Postludium for piano & orchestra 1985 Concerto
Der Bote, for piano 1996 Keyboard Orchestral
Postlude No. 2 for violin 1981 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 6 1994 Symphony
Alleluia, pieces (3) for chorus 2006 Choral
Spiritual Chants (2), for chorus 2006 Choral
Three Waltzes, for piano 2005 Keyboard
Spiritual Songs (2), for chorus 2006 Choral
Elegie Miscellaneous (Classical)
Dedication, symphony for violin and orchestra 1990 Symphony
Piano Sonata No. 2 1975 Keyboard
Symphony No. 2 for flute, percussion, piano & string orchestra 1965 Symphony
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