Alexander Rosenblatt

Composition, Piano and Musical Analysis
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Biographical Info

1971-1975- Academic Musical College at the Moscow Conservatory, piano (Pavel Messner-teacher)

1971-1982 -Moscow Conservatory ( piano- Messner, musicologie -Jovanni Mikchailov)

A.Rosenblatt was the first in MC history who wrote His diploma devoted to jazz -“” Piano Jazz Performing in USA of 1940-1960th””

1983-1993-teacher in the High Gnesin College, jazz faculty( history of music , jazz ensemble, jazz harmony, jazz orchestration).

1985 – till now -composing music in any genres: 3 piano sonatas, 2 cello sonatas, ballet “” Alice adventures in Wonderland””, concertos for Violin and orchestra, Alpen Horn and strings,French Horn and strings,Piano and orchestra,Bass-guitar and strings,a lot of piano solo and duo pieces,sextet for woodwind and piano;many variations and fantasies: Paganini and Chopin variations,Carmen and Rimsky-Korsakov fantasies ( for Clarinet and piano,2 pianos, Violin and piano), “”Waltzing with Mussorgsky”” for piano, drums, jazz-bass and orchestra,Polovtsian Fantasy for piano and strings, Wagneriana and Liszt-fantasy for piano.

1993-till now -performing in piano duo with Oleg Sinkin ( winner of All-Russian competition). Duo toured in Germany, Japan, Estonia,etc.

1998-2008- Ice-chow “”Alice”” staged by “”Bolshoi on Ice”” leaded by EC Igor Bobrin toured all over the world including Korea, USA, France, Switzerland.

1999 -A.Rosenblatt became one of the winners of the “”Vth Tokyo piano duo compositions competition””.( Concertino on 2 Russian themes)

A.Rosenblatt collaborates with many prominent artists and orchestras- among them:
Sergey Nakariakov, Alexander Ghindin, Nikolay Lugansky, David Stern, Vladimir Spivakov and “” Moscow Virtuosi””,Arcady Schilkloper,Anton Dressler ,Pavel Vernikov, Nikolay Tokarev, Dinara Clinton,Sergey Dogadin… RNO, Kremlin -Orchestra, Bavarian Chamber Orchestra, etc…

CD’s with Rosenblatt’s music were released in Germany,Japan, UK by Tri-M, Sony.de, Solo Musica, Meridian Records.

A.Rosenblatt has an exclusive contract with Schott Music since 2010th.

2012- Augsburg commissioned the Violin concerto dedicated to Leopold Mozart anniversary( performers- Bavarian Chamber Orchestra, Sergey Dogadin, David Stren)

2013 – “”Kashtanka”” after A.Chehov for narrator and orchestra was commissioned by Vladimir Spivakov.

2015- Rosenblatt composed “”Jazz-Rokoko variations for cello and orchestra commissioned by festival “”Vivacello””.

The festival was concluded by this piece performed by Boris Andrianov and “”Moscow Virtuosi”” in the Tchaikovsky Hall. Conductor -author.

2017- Concert for Bass , Drums, Piano and strings commissioned by Anton Davidyants.

2018- Fantasie-Humoresque “”Verdi meets Rossini”” for Trumpet and Strings commissioned by Sergey Nakariakov.

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