Moscow composer. Thinks musically. Sometimes gustsy and romantic or contagiously humorous. Combines freely any contemporary composer technique with deep perception of the sounding matter. Trying to involve national element in his works (tatarian, bashkirian, sometimes russian).

Born in 1982 in Ufa. Learned to play all instruments available in his house since childhood — piano, bayan, single row accordion, saratov harmonica. Composes music since 11 years, attended R. N. Sabitov’s composition class since 1995 through 2000. Graduated high-Ufa state arts university’s school-lycee, prof L. I. Alexeeva’s piano class. Graduated Moscow Conservatory in 2005, A. V. Tchaikovsky’s class, post-graduate courses in 2008 (academic adviser — A. V. Tchaikovsky, scientific adviser — professor S. I. Savenko, Doctor of Arts).

Since 2004 through 2006 kept a “Young composer’s diary” on V. V. Shahidjanyan’s website. Since 2004 works as an arranger for Svetlana Bezrodnaya’s chamber “Vivaldi-orchestra”. One of the creators of the Sviatoslav Richter’s memorial website, 2006


Works for orchestra

  • Melody and Scherzo for chamber orchestra (flute, oboe, clarinet, basoon, piano, strings) (2002)
  • Concerto for cello and orchestra (2004-2005)

Vocal works

  • Four Japanese poems for soprano and piano (1998)
  • «Oh, to be abandoned…» after M. Kuzmin for baritone and string quartet (1998)
  • «Epigram» after A. Pushkin for baritone or bass and piano (1999)
  • «From Mustai Karim’s poetry», diptych for male voice and piano (1999)
  • The story of one picture after A. Averchenko for male voice, cello, piano, prepared piano and tape (2001)
  • 121, vocal cycle after D. Prigov for male voice and piano (2003)

Chamber works

  • Triptych for string quartet (1996)
  • Epitaph in the memory of Alfred Schnittke for string quartet, piano and celesta (1998)
  • Mournful music for violin and organ (1999)
  • The shatter for cello and organ (2001)
  • String quartet (in four movements) (2002-2003, second version (in three movements) — 2006)
  • Fantasy for violin and piano (2003-2004)
  • EDES… for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and prepared piano (2007)
  • Ozon-kiy (drawling song) for accordion, flute, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello and contrabass (2008)

Piano works

  • Suite in folk style: «Azamat» (transcription of the Bashkir folk song), «Dance», «Lullaby», «March» (1995-1996)
  • Variations on a folk theme
  • Polyphonic sketches (1996)
  • Two miniatures: «A naughty boy», «Sketch» (1998)
  • Folk tunes (1998-1999)
  • Partita-offering in seven movements: Prelude, Sonata, Intermezzo, Sinfonia, Ludus mortis, VI, Passacaglia (2000)
  • Tribute to John Cage (2001)
  • Variations on a theme by Paganini (2002, second version — 2003)
  • 24 preludes (2005-2008)
  • The music book in blue (2005-2006)
  • Music for the computer program «YESolo on the Keyboard» by Vladimir Shahidzhanyan (100 pieces) (2005-2007)

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