Arshia Samsaminia

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Arshia Samsaminia (1989) was born in Tehran, Iran

He studied contemporary composition at Sibelius Academy of Music in Finland, Gothenburg Academy of Music in Sweden, UDK University of Arts in Berlin, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre and Tbilisi State Music Conservatory under the supervision of Helena Tulve, Malin Bång, Marc Sabat, Ole Lutzüow Holm and etc.

He has had the collaborations with Ensemble Modern, Stockholm Saxophone Quartet, Slovenian Contemporary Philharmonic Orchestra, K!art Ensemble, EMTA Sinfonietta, HSM Symphonic and Opera Orchestra, Gothenburg Opera Academy Orchestra, GEPO Unesco orchestra in Paris, Sepia Ensemble Poland, Ensemble Garage Germany, Omnibus contemporary Ensemble and etc. His compositions have been selected and performed in numerous festivals such as Gaudeamus 2018 Netherlands, Sound and Images New York, Poznań Contemporary Music Festival Poland, Mixtur Barcelona, UNM Nordisk Iceland, Sound of Stockholm, Tehran contemporary music festival, Eufonija Festival in Serbia, Lerici Music Festival “Suoni Dal Golfo” Italy, and Siren Festival Gothenburg, Sweden and etc. He attended in masterclasses held by Tristan Murail, Georg Friedrich Haas, Kaja Saariaho, Rebecca Saunders, Karlheinz Essl Jr. , Pierluigi Billone ,Georg Hajdu ,Alexander Schubert ,John Chowning ,José María Sánchez-Verdú , Mauro Montalbetti , Klaus Lang , Dror Feiler , Michael Finnissy , Simon Steen-Andersen and etc. His music has been performed in Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Iceland, USA, Italy, Slovenia, Finland, Sweden, Spain, Serbia, Georgia, France, Armenia, Uzbekistan and Iran.

 

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Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Soloist (Instrument or Voice) and Fixed Electronic Media


Gravity II for solo piano and electronics (2018)

Other Orchestral Ensembles


Saba the Wind for alto saxophone and chamber orchestra (2018)

Chamber Group ( 2 - 4 instruments )


Old Age, Adolescence, and Infancy For Bass Clarinet, Cello, and Electric Guitar (2018)
4OUR for saxophone quartet (2016)

Solo Instrument


SoundScapeS For Solo Accordion (2017)

Instrument and Electronics


Gravity II for solo piano and electronics (2018)
Echopraxia for string nonet (2017)

Saxophone Quartet


4OUR for saxophone quartet (2016)
4OUR for saxophone quartet (2016)
Echopraxia for string nonet (2017)
Gravity II for solo piano and electronics (2018)
Old Age, Adolescence, and Infancy For Bass Clarinet, Cello, and Electric Guitar (2018)
Saba the Wind for alto saxophone and chamber orchestra (2018)
SoundScapeS For Solo Accordion (2017)