VALENTIN SILVESTROV: Ukrainian composer takes a stand against totalitarianism and violence

Valentin Silvestrov (*1937), one of Ukraine’s most important composers, is known for his quiet tones – both in chamber music and in works for larger orchestras. Silvestrov is a master of inwardness. His compositions are both sensual and thoughtful, and they speak a universal language. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HYoauPJil70 On the night of March 8-9, 2022, Silvestrov fled… Continue lendo VALENTIN SILVESTROV: Ukrainian composer takes a stand against totalitarianism and violence