NEWS, REVIEWS & WRITINGS

Sophya Polevaya

Nocturnes

Thursday 16th September 2021
Sophya Polevaya

I. Scrolling down slacked and rasping tremolandi falling from the golden spiral baroque and…

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Octave

Sunday 8th August 2021
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Life, breath paired with mind and soul. Their equilibrium…

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Divas

Wednesday 21st April 2021
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A living coronet nyctinastic conjured from feminal beauty and rage once an inviting black iris before the storm now wide awake dilated on the qui vive. Balayage…

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Salon Music

Thursday 21st January 2021
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Nostalgie Striking toy hammers on metal grass blades in trios to 'Moonlight' tornado…

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Chance Florilegium  ~ Electric Scent

Tuesday 15th December 2020
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Sentiments of the heart expressed through flower arranging and cards. Petal Sortilege A honeycomb circle of joy encased in an ivory crown of 'truth'. This common wildflower of the…

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Peppered on Parched Branches

Tuesday 22nd September 2020
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Scordatura: a portal to alternative timbral vivum. It is a mechanism that is particularly unique…

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Album Release: Within the Flames

Thursday 17th September 2020

Sophya's album Within the Flames is available to stream and purchase…

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Spellbound Tableaux Premiere Review

Saturday 28th December 2019

"...Like ink spilt on untreated wood, chords bled from every fissure and seeped into the…

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An interview with Sophya Polevaya

Saturday 7th December 2019

Ahead of the world premiere of…

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Electric Scent Review

Friday 29th November 2019

"The saxophone lines are often stunning with the harpsichord adding an almost Gothic off-kilter flavor. It…

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The Inside Story: Sophya Polevaya and Electric Scent

Tuesday 26th November 2019

Read Sophya's interview for PARMA Recordings The Inside Story blog series here

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Album Release

Friday 15th November 2019

Sophya's debut album Electric Scent is…

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LSO Panufnik Commission Premiere

Saturday 23rd February 2019

Sophya is delighted to share the performance details for her LSO Panufnik commission. She is one of the three composers…

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Alma Brasileira Feature

Wednesday 10th October 2018

Brazilian radio programme Alma Brasileira featured an episode about Sophya and her upcoming London Symphony Commission.

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2017 LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme Commissions

Tuesday 17th April 2018

Following on from LSO Panufnik 2017/18 Scheme, Sophya…

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PARMA Artist

Friday 23rd June 2017

Sophya is now signed artist with PARMA recordings. PARMA will…

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LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme 2017

Tuesday 7th February 2017

Sophya's delighted to announce that she has been selected to participate in London Symphony Orchestra's Panufnik Composers…

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