Bogdanovic Piano Music

Dušan Bogdanović piano music
Performed by Hooshyar Khayam
(New Edition)
TR- 10

  • Fantasia and Cantilena (1995) (World premier)
  • Six Illuminations (1994)
  • Little Prayer (1991)

Total Time: 13′ 28″

recorded 2011, TR Studio
Mix and Mastering, Reza Assadpour

This short album consists of a a number of piano works by prolific Serbian composer Dušan Bogdanović (b. 1955). Known mostly for his large portfolio of music for guitar, Bogdanović has been less recognized by his piano works, yet his piano works show his mastery of the instrument and exploration of varied musical sources and languages. Cantilena and Fantasia (1995) is essentially a prelude and fugue, with rigid exploration of his techniques in poly-rhythm and counterpoint, while Six Illuminations (1994) have taken a more lighthearted approach to form, rhythms, and texture…
(excerpt from critical notes by Hooshyar Khayam)

Cover art:
from “Sumi-e Landscapes” series by Pariyoush Ganji, ink on bleached paper (1995)

Will be announced in future