Ivelin Dimitrov

Ivelin Dimitrov

18.І.1931 - 27.ІХ.2008

Silisstra - Bulgaria

composer, conductor

Ivelin Dimitrov (b.1931, Silistra) graduated from the “Pancho Vladigerov” State Academy of Music in 1952. He studied composition with Prof. Marin Goleminov. He is founder of “Polyphony” Chamber Choir in 1968. I. Dimitrov has conducted many concerts in Belgium, Poland, Germany, Italy, Russia, Greece and have been awarded at many international choir competitions in England Italy, Hungary, Ireland and Czech Republic. I. Dimitrov is holder of awards of the Union of Bulgarian Composers (1984) and “Winter Music Evenings” (1985).

Works

Ballet:

“The Diving Line”, 1997

Symphony orchestra:

Symphony 3 “Quasi Sinfonia”, 1970, Symphony 5 “The Sunset”, 1975, “From My Songs” – symphony suite, 1988

Chamber orchestra:

Symphony 4 “Mosaics”, 1972, “The Reminiscence”- suite for flute and chamber orchestra, 1989

String orchestra:

Symphony 1 “A Little Naive Symphony”, 1964, Symphony 2 “Sorrowful Strokes”, 1966

“Improvised Suite” for piano and strring orchestra, 1989

“Symphonies”, 1990

Chamber music:

“Frescoes” for flute and piano, 1967

Sonata for flute and piano, 1970

Sonata for violin and piano, 1970

Suite for violin solo, 1964

“Notes From the Diary” – cycle I for piano trio, 1975

“Notes From the Diary” – cycle II for piano quintet, 1975

“Autumn Episodes” – “Notes from the Diary”, cycle III for flute, violin and piano, 1975

String Quartet, 1978

“Adaptations” for violin and piano, 1985

“Adaptations” for flute (alto flute) and piano, 1985

“The Romance” for violin and piano, 1994

Piano:

“A Little Suite”, 1960

Sonata, 1976

Sonata for two pianos, 1976

Quasi Sonata, 1980

“Romantic Monologues”, 1980

“Preludes”, 1982

“Rhapsody”, 1989

“Grotesques”, 1999

“Capriccio”, 1999

Vocal – instrumental works:

“Hapless Songs” for female choir and symphony orchestra, 1975

“Day of Sacrifice” for female choir and string orchestra, 1980

“Monologues” – a cycle for mixed (female) choir and piano, 1983

“Verses of Gratitude” for female choir and symphony orchestra, 1988

“Songs at the Altar of Time” – cycle for mixed (female) choir and piano, 1989

“Four Narrative Poems” for female choir and piano, 1994