ANDREAS TSIARTAS

composer

CHAMBER MUSIC

Ìérkos for ensemble (flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin and cello) (2020)

Duration: 13.30 min

Commissioned: by the DYCE network

Premiere: Ensemble Taller Sonoro (Spain)

Venue / Occasion: Espacio Turina Sevilla / Spain

Date: 30 November 2020

Subsequent Premieres: Cikada Ensemble (Norway), Ensemble U: (Esthonia), Divertimento Ensemble (Italy)

 

CD Premiere: Cikada Ensemble 

String quartet No.2 Àtractos (2019)

Duration: 11 min

Premiered: Quatuor Diotima Academy

Venue / Occasion: Abbaye du Noirlac / France

Date: 22-29 April 2019

Towards Phoneme I for piano and clarinet in B-flat (2016/2019)

Duration: 10 min.

Premiered: Chronos Ensemble 

Date: 19 January 2019

Pnoé for clarinet, violin, piano & cello (2018)

Duration: 11 min.

Premiered: Ensemble Modern

Venue / Occasion: Pharos Arts Foundation - 10th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival / Cyprus

Date: 5 October 2018

Dhakara for violin, tarhu, percussion, oud (2017)

Duration: 15 min.

Premiered: Lingua Franca

Date: 13 October 2017

Archaic Spaces I for five vocalists (2016)

Duration: ca. 6 min.

Premiered: Neue Vokalsolisten Stuttgart

Date: 18 November 2016

Mechanical Principles for flute, violin, cello and piano (2014)    

Duration: 10 min. 

Premiered: Ergon Ensemble

Date: 4 October 2014

Taqsimi on an Armenian lament for traverse flute, alto flute and baroque violin (2013)

Duration: 20 min. 

Premiered: Ergon Ensemble – on a commission by the Pharos Arts Foundation for a multi-disciplinary project dedicated to Music Against War. The piece was written to commemorate the centenary of the Armenian genocide.

Date: 12 November 2015

Memorabilia for string trio and string quintet with vibraphone and tam-tam (2011)

Duration: 9 min.

Mnema for violin, piano and cello (2011)

Duration: 5 min. 

Premiered: Musiques Nouvelles

Date: September 2011

Hyacinthus for Violin and Violoncello (2009)

Duration: 8 min. 

Premiered: Rohan de Saram / Movses Pogossian

Venue / Occasion: The Shoe Factory, Nicosia / Cyprus

Date: 14 December 2010

Further performances:

a) Ensemble Courage, Kulturrathaus Dresden / Germany, 2 December 2011

b) Cyprus Music Makers Festival, Limassol / Cyprus, Harry Kerr (vln.), Joe Zeitlin (vlc.), 4 April 2018

Portrait of a Tone for soprano, flute, tuba, percussion, harp, violoncello (2008/09)

Text: Oscar Wilde

Duration: 8 min. 

Premiered: Ensemble of the HfM

Conductor: Andreas Tsiartas

Venue / Occasion: Concert hall of the HfM Dresden / Germany

Date: 2010

Walking between deserts - Three poems by W. S. Merwin for Soprano and Pianist with percussion (2008)

Duration: 12 min.

Premiered: Soprano: Margarita Elia / Pianist: Andreas Tsiartas

Venue / Occasion: The Old Powerhouse, Nicosia / Cyprus

Date: October 2008

Ek Thalassis for soprano and ensemble (2007/2010)

(Flute, percussion, string quintet) 

Text: 3 poems by Konstantinos Kavafis

Duration: 18 min. 

Premiered: El Perro Andaluz Ensemble / Soloist: Gabrielle Lesch

Conductor: Lennart Dohms

Venue / Occasion: Concert hall of the HfM Dresden / Germany

Date: 2011