The summer has almost finished so it is time for a new post! I reOrchestrated Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" for solo cello, symphonic orchestra, SATB choir and the original voice of Kurt Cobain. Read more
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Finally, after a year, I manage to find the time to finish this composition. I start working on this on October last year and I finish it this October, so the title “Mensis October” (October month in Latin) is appropriate! It is written for SATB choir and a small orchestra. There are also some body percussion parts (clapping, stomp). Bellow you can read my thoughts and inspiration about the video of this music. Read more
“…I get most Joy in life out of Music.” This famous quote from Albert Einstein together with the firsts notes of Handel’s Recorder Sonata in G minor, inspired me to create this wallpaper. I am willing to create a series of wallpapers about the Joy of Music. We’ll see!”
To create this wallpaper, I used my son’s toy figure and an old recorder placed on my office (which I turned it to a small studio for this photo-shoot).
You can download the wallpaper in various sizes here
Bellow you can listen to Damijan Mocnik’s“Verbum Supernum Prodiens” performed by Vocal Inventions directed by Olga Alexopoulou. Vocal Inventions is a vocal ensemble at Athens, Greece that I am a proud member of.
Merry Christmas with this new piece I wrote for Christmas. I started composing it last year but I didn’t manage to finish it on time. So this year It was easy for me since more than half of the composition was ready.
The painting is “Christmas Eve” (1959) by Guy C. Wiggins. The references – influences for this composition are Tchaikovsky’s “Russian Dance – Trepak” from Nutcracker and John Williams “Holiday flight” from Home Alone (I believe that John Williams also used Tchaikovsky’s Trepak as reference!)
I realized that there is not piano version of the popular soundtrack the Ennio Morricone composed for Giuseppe Tornatore’s “Malena“. The main theme called “Inchini Ipocriti E Disperazione”, was always one of my favorite Morricone ‘s themes. So, I decided to write down the arrangement I used to play in the piano.
Bellow is the original movie version of the theme. Read more
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Welcome to my website!
Here you can find a collection of my compositions (click “Music” on the menu). Under the “Film Music” you can find information about the music I wrote for short films. There are also some video samples where I have compose new music for experimental purposes (click “Experiments” on the menu).
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