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An old Cypriot Amulet for clarinet and piano  - world premiere

To be premiered at the ClarinetFest® 2024 organised by the Internation Clarinet Association

World premiere by:

George Georgiou, clarinet

Rami Sarieddine, piano

Date: 21 July - 4 August 2024
Venue: Dublin Convention Centre, Ireland


Threnodia for solo cello - world premiere

Commissioned by the 23rd International Pharos Chamber Music Festival

Recorded by label NAXOS due to be streamed


World premiere by:

Alexander Chaushian, cello

Date: 28 May 2024
Venue: Royal Manor House, Kouklia, Cyprus

Link to an excerpt on Youtube


101 Contemporary Composers
You Should Know 

Andreas Tsiartas is featured in Maurizio Colasanti's 101 Compositori Contemporanei che non potete non conoscere (101 contemporary composers you should know), edited by Giacovelli editions, Italy, April 2024. 


German Records Award

Sarah Aristidou's album Enigma (released by Alpha Classics), featuring Andreas Tsiartas' Lamento Turco was awarded the

German Records Award

in the category Solo Voice recital


Recording released!!!

Andreas Tsiartas' Lamento Turco is featured on soprano Sarah Aristidou's album Enigma, released by Alpha Classics


Works published by BabelScores

Andreas Tsiartas is the first Cypriot composer to have been selected to be published by BabelScores

A significant selection of his works / parts can now be purchased online at a reasonable price. 


Void course - a miniature for piano solo

World premiere by:

Lorenda Ramou, piano

Date: 20 May 2023
Venue: Cultural Centre of the European University Cyprus


Septiphobie for large ensemble

Watch the video recording of Septiphobie

Commissioned and premiered by Ensemble intercontemporain in March 2022 

Date: 12 March 2022
Venue: Philharmonie de Paris, France


Septiphobie for large ensemble - world premiere

World premiere/ commissioned by:

Ensemble intercontemporain

Conductor: Simon Proust

Date: 12 March 2022
Venue: Philharmonie de Paris, France

The DYCE CD featuring my Ierkos performed by the Cikada Ensemble, conductor Christian Egge

CD Release!!!

Andreas Tsiartas' Ìérkos (2019/20) is released on CD by the Stradivarius label (STR 37181, Italy)

Cikada Ensemble

Conductor: Christian Eggen

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Ìérkos for ensemble

Divertimento Ensemble
Conductor: Sandro Gorli 

Date: 12 December 2020
Venue: Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, Italy

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Ìérkos for ensemble

Ensemble U:

Date: 08 December 2020
Venue: Eesti Raadio 1. Stuudio (Estonian Radio 1st Studio), Tallinn, Estonia.

Link to the live broadcast


Ìérkos for ensemble

Cikada Ensemble

Conductor: Christian Eggen

Date: 04 December 2020
Venue: Sentralen, Oslo, Norway

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Ìérkos for ensemble

Ensemble Taller Sonoro

Date: 30 November 2020 (Premiere)

Venue: Espacio Turina, Sala Silvio, Sevilla, Spain  

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Lamento Turco for Solo Soprano

Karera Fujita

Date: 29 March 2020 / 18:00

Venue: Sainte-Aurélie, Strasbourg, France 


First Winner of the DYCE Competition

Andreas Tsiartas' PNOÉ for chamber ensemble is the winner of the Blue Region, and one of the four first overall winners of the DYCE Competition. It was performed in the final round by the Cikada Ensemble under the baton of Christian Eggen. 

Date: 03 May 2019 

Venue: Sentralen, Oslo, Norway


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Lamento Turco for Solo Soprano

Karera Fujita

Date: 08 March 2020 / 18:00

Venue: Friedenskirche Ludwigsburg, Germany 

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Lamento Turco for Solo Soprano

Karera Fujita

Date: 01 March 2020 / 18:00

Venue: Hospitalkirche, Stuttgart, Germany 

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String quartet No.2, Àtractos

Cuarteto Abreu

Date: 17 December 2019

Venue: La Scène nationale d'Orléans, France  

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Lamento Turco for Solo Soprano

Johanna Vargas

Date: 18 November 2018

Venue: Hospitalkirche, Stuttgart, Germany


PNOÉ in the finals of the DYCE Competition

PNOÉ for chamber ensemble is selected amongst the 12 winners, out of 143 applications, of the DYCE Competition. The work is to be performed in the final convention, by the Cikada ensemble on 28 April 2019, in Oslo's Sentralen.

Date: 28 April 2019 

Venue: Sentralen, Oslo, Norway


String quartet No.2, Àtractos

Selected composer at the Quatuor Diotima Academy in France. 

Date: 22-29 April 2019 

Venue: L’ Abbaye de Noirlac, France  


Peter Eötvös Foundation

In the finalists of the Mentoring Programme

Date: 05 April 2019 

Venue: Budapest, Hungary 

Selected as one of the 8 finalists for the Peter Eötvös Foundation Composers’ Mentoring Programme 2020.


PNOÉ for chamber ensemble - world premiere

Commissioned by the 10th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival


World Premiere:

Ensemble Modern

Date: 05 October 2018 

Venue: The Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus


Memory & Rite: Re-defining Sound and Identity

Speaker in the Sound Agendas Composers’ Conference Centre for New Music at Sheffield (CeNMaS) at the University of Sheffield.



"Memory and Rite: Re-defining Sound and Identity"

Date: 29 April 2018 

Venue: University of Sheffield, UK

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Dhákara for violin, tarhu, percussion and oud

Lingua Franca Ensemble

Date: 13 October 2017 

Venue: The Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus

World Premiere performance by Lingua Franca Ensemble. Commissioned by the 9th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival.

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Lamento Turco for Solo Soprano

Johanna Vargas

Date: 18 May 2017

Venue: "Nach der Freiheit" Stiftskirche, Stuttgart, Germany

World Premiere performance.

Artistic Direction: Angelika Luz


Archaic Spaces I for 5 vocalists

Neue Vocalsolisten 

Date: 18 November 2016

Venue: Pallas Theater, Nicosia, Cyprus  

World Premiere performance.

Cypriot Composers Festival for New Music


Memory and Oblivion

Pre-Concert Lecture on Beat Furrer's Lotofagos I

Date: 09 October 2016 

Venue: The Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus

Lecture: "Memory and Oblivion – Psychological and Musical aspects on Beat Furrer’s Lotófagos I". To introduce the Cyprus Premiere of Furrer's Lotofagos by Uli Fussenegger & Hélène Fauchère, as part of the 8th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival. 


Ay-wahda-joru for Orchestra

Cyprus Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Christina Athinodorou

Date: 4-6 December 2015

Venue: Nicosia - Limassol - Paphos, Cyprus 

World Premiere performance.

Pallas Theater, Nicosia. Rialto Theatre, Limassol. Markideio Municipal Theatre, Paphos.


Taqsimi on an Armenian lamento

Ergon Ensemble 

Date: 12 November 2015

Venue: The Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus 

World Premiere performance.

As part of the "In Tempore Belli" project. 


Klithy... Méné... Elektris for Solo Piano

Hayk Melikyan (piano) 

Date: 25 January 2015

Venue: Cafesjian Center for the Arts, Yerevan, Armenia

Armenian Premiere performance.


Hyacinthus for Violin and Violoncello

Ensemble Courage

Date: 21 January 2015

Venue: Kästner-Museum, Dresden, Germany

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