Alissa Firsova

Born 24 July 1986
Alissa Firsova
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1986-07-24
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Alissa Firsova

Alissa Firsova Biography (Wikipedia)

Alissa Firsova (Russian: Алисса Фирсова; born 24 July 1986) is a Russian-British classical composer, pianist and conductor.

Born in Moscow to the composers Elena Firsova and Dmitri Smirnov, she moved to the UK in 1991.

In 2001 she won the BBC/Guardian/Proms Young Composer Competition with her piano piece “Les Pavots”.

She graduated from Purcell School as a composer and pianist in 2004, and Royal Academy of Music as a pianist in 2009, where she also developed her conducting studies with Paul Brough.

In 2009 she entered the Conducting Postgraduate Course in Royal Academy of Music under the tuition of Colin Metters.

Her piano teachers included Tatiana Kantorovich, Valéria Szervánszky, James Gibb, Simon Mulligan, Hamish Milne, Ian Fountain, and Stephen Kovacevich. Among her composition teachers were Jeoffrey Sharkey, Richard Dubugnon, Jonathan Cole and Simon Speare. She also participated in workshops and master classes with composers Nicholas Maw, Simon Holt, Anthony Gilbert, David Bedford, David Matthews, and Mark-Anthony Turnage.

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Alissa Firsova
Stabat Mater
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Stabat Mater
Alissa Firsova
Die Windsbraut
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Die Windsbraut
Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev
Zhavoronok (The Skylark)
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Zhavoronok (The Skylark)
Richard Wagner
Isolde's Liebestod, from Tristan und Isolde
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Isolde's Liebestod, from Tristan und Isolde
Alissa Firsova
Bach Allegro
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Bach Allegro
Elena Olegovna Firsova
For Alissa, Op 102
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For Alissa, Op 102
Alissa Firsova
Tennyson Fantasy, Op. 36 - ii. Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky
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Tennyson Fantasy, Op. 36 - ii. Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky
Antonín Dvořák
Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major - iii. Scherzo
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Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major - iii. Scherzo
Henning Kraggerud
Violin Concerto (excerpt), arr. violin & piano
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Violin Concerto (excerpt), arr. violin & piano
Alissa Firsova
Loss Op. 10 for Clarinet and String Quartet
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Loss Op. 10 for Clarinet and String Quartet

Loss Op. 10 for Clarinet and String Quartet

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Musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama
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Alissa Firsova
Fantasy for Cello and Piano Op. 29
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Fantasy for Cello and Piano Op. 29

Fantasy for Cello and Piano Op. 29

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Musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama
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Alissa Firsova
Moonlight over the Sea Op. 21 for Solo Violin
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Moonlight over the Sea Op. 21 for Solo Violin

Moonlight over the Sea Op. 21 for Solo Violin

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Musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama
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Alissa Firsova
Expressions for Clarinet and Piano Op. 9, Eternity - Awaiting
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Expressions for Clarinet and Piano Op. 9, Eternity - Awaiting
Alissa Firsova
Lune rouge Op.13 for piano
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Lune rouge Op.13 for piano

Lune rouge Op.13 for piano

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Alissa Firsova (1986)
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Lune rouge, Op 13
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Lune rouge, Op 13
Alissa Firsova
Moonlight over the Sea (Munch Suite)
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Moonlight over the Sea (Munch Suite)
Alissa Firsova
Stabat Mater
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Stabat Mater
Alissa Firsova (1986), Alissa Firsova & Timothy Hugh
Fantasy for cello and piano
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Fantasy for cello and piano

Fantasy for cello and piano

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Alissa Firsova (1986), Alissa Firsova & Timothy Hugh
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In Paradiso
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In Paradiso
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2015: Proms Extra
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Royal College of Music
2015-08-27T21:24:58
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Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Proms Extra

Proms 2015: Proms Extra

Royal College of Music
Proms 2009: Prom 33 - Multiple Pianos Day
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Royal Albert Hall
2009-08-09T21:24:58
9
Aug
2009

Proms 2009: Prom 33 - Multiple Pianos Day

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2008: Proms Composer Portrait 02
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Royal College of Music
2008-08-13T21:24:58
13
Aug
2008

Proms 2008: Proms Composer Portrait 02

Royal College of Music

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