Ivelin Dimitrov

composer, conductor

Ивелин Димитров

18.01.1931 – 27.09.2008Silistra – Bulgaria

Ivelin Dimitrov (b.1931, in 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).



“The Diving Line”, 1997;

Symphony orchestra:

Symphony N3 “Quasi Sinfonia”, 1970;
Symphony N5 “The Sunset”, 1975;
“From My Songs” symphony suite, 1988.

Chamber orchestra:

Symphony N4 “Mosaics”, 1972;
“The Reminiscence”- suite for flute and chamber orchestra, 1989.

String orchestra:

Symphony N1 “A Little Naive Symphony”, 1964;
Symphony N2 “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.


“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.