Polychromia II for Chamber Orchestra is going to be premiered by ContraTempo Orchestra under the direction of Vladimiros Symeonidis on 14 March 2012 at the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki. This is a piece composed ten years earlier but it gets into life just now!…
Alter Ego for large orchestra was commissioned by the State Orchestra of Athens in Greece and was composed at Boston in 2011. The musical material is based on spectral analysis of recitation in a whispering mode of the poem Katedrāle by American – Latvian poet Gunars Salins. A second layer consisted of isorhythmic processed (
In me – there is the Cathedral. In me – the whole kingdom of heaven. In me – the world’s beginning and end. And also you. (Gunars Salins)
Dimitris Maronidis: “Alter ego” (commissioned by Κ.Ο.Α.)
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto n. 4 in G major, op 58
Franz Liszt: “Preludes”, Symphonic poem
Richard Wagner: Ouverture from the opera “Rienzi”
Athens Concert Hall | 12 January 2012 | 20:30
Director Michalis Economou
Paragraph/Parenthesis for Orchestra got its premiere at Metz Arsenal Concert Hall by Orcheste National de Lorraine (ONL) under the direction of Jacques Mercier on 11-7-2011. The piece was performed as a part of the composition workshop Acanthes. This piece was composed after the poem “since feeling is first…” by e.e.cummings. A special set of software tools were developed in order to compute and organize the massive stream of data that constitute the core-structure of the piece. The fundamental idea of the piece is the construction of multi-leveled isorhythmic talea that control and drive various melodic elements and harmonic aggregates in a set of spectral bands. Since such a parametric system is very unstable, a large amount of experiments were performed in order for the final material to be selected, formed and refined.
[…] for life’s not a paragraph. And death i think is no parenthesis e.e.cummings
Anamorphosis for 11 musicians is premiered at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival. Anamorphosis |ˌanəˈmôrfəsis| Anamorphosis is a distorted projection or drawing that appears normal when viewed from a particular point or with a suitable mirror or lens. This concept was transferred to the sound domain and a set of special software applications was developed in order to run experiments and then select and refine the material used for this piece. The anamorphic procedures consisted
Nieuw Ensemble | Direction Bas Wiegers
Produced by HCMF | Muziek Centrum Nederland | NFPK+
Monday 23 November | St. Pauls Hall | 7:30
WiFi TeleMusik for 7 musicians, wireless messaging, Interactive tape and Live electronics gets its premiere at Italy. dissonArt ensemble comissioned the piece and will perform in a concert along with the Italian Ensemble Sentierri Selvvagi
14 gennaio 2009
Piccolo Teatro Studio – Milano
Sculpture for String Orchestra scttered within the audience got its first performance on 20th of June 2008. The Chimera Ensemble played the piece under the direction of Maria Leach at the concert hall Jack Lyons in the University of York, UK. The piece is dedicated to my daughter Sophie who was born just the day before! A recording of the piece here
Matinée. got its premiere on 29 February 2008 at sir Jack Lyons concert Hall at the University of York by Chimera Ensemble. The piece is based on Markov reconstruction of a poem by Kiki Dimoula. The music is scored for voice (soprano) and ensemble.
Ignis Fatuus for Orchestra is getting its world premiere by the Symphonic Orchestra of Thessaloniki under the direction of Vladimiros Symeonidis. The concert will take place on 10th of March 2007 at the Aristotle University Concert Hall. In this work, many different ways of expression are explored through the use of spectral processes for the organization of the musical material.