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Ivan Karabits. Symphonic and chamber compositions.

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Ivan Karabits. Symphonic and chamber compositions.
"1. Concerto for orchestra 2: In works of Ivan Karabits a concert for orchestra genre includes features of symphony and its brilliant concert incarnation. Along with the conflict of figurative spheres and their consistent dynamic development the work features the elements of instrumental theater in which the orchestra plays the role of performer and at the same time imitates an active listener. (...)
2. Concertino for nine performers: (...) Combination of many different orchestral colors, separate bright instrumental solos, and elements of jazz improvisation all this can be heard in three parts of the composition. Cadence (...) comes as a great surprise for the listener.
3. Music from Waterside: During his concert tour in New York, Ivan Karabits stayed at the house of his close friends Ukrainian-born Americans Orest and Marichka Slupchynsky. The view from the window of their house inspired the composer to write Music from Waterside. (...)
4. Six preludes for strings: This cycle represents the author's transcription of six preludes from "24 preludes for piano" for string orchestra. The composer made an original selection of preludes which included miniatures painting six different contrasting moods from lyrical pensive waltz through strict restraint and philosophical reflections to optimistic elation.
5. Lyric scenes: Lyric scenes present the atmosphere of theatrical play already felt in the name of the work. The imagination draws fort contrasting scenic miniatures with participation of two actors where violin plays the leading role.
6. Sonata 1 for violoncello and piano: (dedicated to Borys Liatoshynsky) When this sonata was written, the composer was the student of Kyiv Conservatory who was going through creative search and intensive formation of artistic personality. The work began under the guidance of a leading Ukrainian composer and teacher of Ivan Karabits, Borys Liatoshynsky. Because of the sudden death of the professor, the student had to finish the composition by himself. (...)
Ivanna Karabits"
(information from the polygraph of the disc)

Publisher: Rostok Records
Year: 2006

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Ivan Karabits

Domestic price: 166.60UAH
International price: $11.90USD
  Concerto for orchestra 2:
1. Mp3Allegro
2.  Andante molto espressivo
3.  Moderato
  Concertino for nine performers:
4. Mp3Preludio
5.  Serenade
6. Mp3In tempo
  Music from Waterside:
7.  A Singular Tree
8. Mp3A Sudden Wind
9.  Call of a Bird
10. Mp3What the River Sang About
  Six preludes for strings:
11.  Andante espressivo
12. Mp3Allegretto
13.  Moderato
14. Mp3Andante (rubato e recitando)
15.  Lento
16.  Allegretto
  Lyric scenes:
17.  Moderato capriccioso
18.  Andante rubato
19.  Allegretto
20.  Poco andante
  Sonata 1 for violoncello and piano:
21.  Allegretto
 Total playing time: 72:10

Fragments of the compositions marked with Mp3 mark are available for listening. How to listen?

Domestic price: 166.60UAH
International price: $11.90USD
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Kyiv Chamber Choir. Romuald Twardowski. "Kyivska" Liturgy.

Romuald Twardowski composes in 2006 "Kyivska" Liturgy and dedicates it exactly to the chamber choir "Kyiv". Such honor and attention could not remain without an answer consequently, as it could be expected, the choir became the performer of the Liturgy... This is, sure, a good record transparently soft and strong at the same time.
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