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בוריס פיגובט

Boris Pigovat

בוריס פיגובט

Boris Pigovat (b.1953, Odessa, USSR) studied at the Gnessin Music Institute (Academia of Music) in Moscow. Between 1978 and 1990 he lived in Tadjikistan. In 1988 he won the special distinction diploma at the International Composers Competition in Budapest for his composition ''Musica dolorosa No. 2'' for Trombone quartet. Boris Pigovat immigrated to Israel in 1990. In 1995 he got the Prize of ACUM (Israeli ASCAP) for his composition Requiem 'The Holocaust' . In 2000 he got the prize of Prime Minister of State of Israel. In 2002 he received his Ph.D. degree from Bar-Ilan University (Israel). Many of his works have been performed throughout the world. His composition ''Massada'' took place at ISCM ''World music days 2000'' festival in Luxembourg and at WASBE 2003 CONFERENCE in Jönköping (Sweden). The world premiere of Requiem 'The Holocaust' for Viola & Symphony Orchestra took place at the Memorial evening dedicated to the Babiy Yar tragedy (Kiev, 2.10.2001, soloist – Rainer Moog). The symphonic picture 'Wind of Yemen' was performed at the Asian Music Festival 2003 in Tokyo. Two of his pieces was performed in New York’s Carnegie Hall: 'Prayer' and 'Song of the Sea' (world premiere, 2005). He got 2005 ACUM Prize for 'Song of the Sea'. Among his works are: Oratorio ''Eichah'' (''Jeremiah's Lamentations'') for narrator, soprano, chorus & symphony orchestra(2001); Requiem 'The Holocaust' for viola & symphony orchestra (1994-1995); Symphony No.1 ''Memorial'' for symphony orchestra (1987); Symphony No. 2 for string orchestra (1989/90); ''Musica Dolorosa'' for chamber orchestra (1987); ''Jerusalem'' - Fantasia for symphony orchestra (1993); ''Tachanun'' (''Supplication'') for symphony orchestra (1996); ''Massada'' - Poem for symphonic wind band (1997); ''Wind of Yemen'' - Picture for symphonic wind band (2000); 'Dies Irae' - Poem for symphonic wind band (2001); 'Dedicated to M. Chagall' - Jewish Rhapsody for symphonic wind band (2003); 'On Mount Sinai' – Poem for symphonic wind band (2004); 'Song of the Sea' – Poem for symphonic wind band (2005); 'Four Fairy-Tales' for symphonic wind band (2005),''Nigun'' for string orchestra (1996); ''Toccata'' for string orchestra (1997); '5th Jeremiah’s Lamentation' for string orchestra (2000); ''Botticelli's ''Birth of Venus'' for violin & symphony orchestra (1997); 'Dedicated to M. Chagall' – Jewish Rhapsody for chamber orchestra (2002) ; Trio for violin, violoncello & piano (1976); Sonata for violin and piano (1980); Sonata for piano (1988); ''By the Rivers of Babylon'' for mixed a-cappella choir (1991); 'Prayer' for violin (or viola) & piano (1994); ''Shulamit'' for flute, bassoon & harp (1996); ''The Wandering Stars'' for harp (1996). 

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Poem for Viola and String Orchestra

Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra


1993
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42
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Suite for Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra


1993
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42
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Toccata for percussion instruments & symphonic Wind Band

Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra, Wind Orchestra


2006
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3717
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Meditation, for Trombone & Piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble


2006
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3726
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Tsfat, for violin and string orchestra

Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra, String Orchestra

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2004
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3727
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Musica dolorosa No. 2, for 4 trombones

Chamber Music / Ensemble

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1988
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167
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On the Rivers of Babylon, for mixed choir a cappella

Choir

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1991
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222
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Dafna, Poem for piano

Solo


1992
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247
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Hava Nagila, Fantasy on a Jewish theme, for wind orchestra

Wind Orchestra

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1993
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272
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37 pages
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Symphony No.2, for string orchestra

String Orchestra


1989
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300
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00:40:00
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99 pages
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Waltz, for string orchestra (from Symphony No.2)

String Orchestra


1989
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301
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21 pages
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Chaconne, for string orchestra (from Symphony No.2)

String Orchestra


1989
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302
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00:18:00
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Musica dolorosa, for chamber orchestra (2nd version)

Chamber Orchestra


1986
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303
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00:15:00
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Musica Dolorosa, for Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra


1990
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304
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00:15:00
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Prayer, for viola & piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble

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1994
Composition Year:

342
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Prayer, for Cello & piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble

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1994
Composition Year:

343
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Trio, for Violin, Cello & Piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1976
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364
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The Scarlet Sail, for violin & piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1995
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376
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00:04:00
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Prayer, for Cello Solo, Harp & String Orchestra

Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra, String Orchestra


1995
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415
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Prayer, for viola solo, harp & string orchestra

Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra, String Orchestra


1995
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416
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Nigun, for string orchestra

String Orchestra


1996
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537
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15 pages
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Variations ''Jonatan'', for string orchestra

String Orchestra


1994
Composition Year:

552
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00:07:00
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The Little Mermaid, for string orchestra

String Orchestra


1994
Composition Year:

553
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Yizkor, for 3 marimbas (6 esec.) & timpani

Chamber Music / Ensemble

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1996
Composition Year:

597
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00:05:30
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Pastorale, for flute & harp

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1996
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630
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Pastorale, for flute & piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1995
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631
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Shulamit, for flute, bassoon & harp

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1996
Composition Year:

724
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The Wandering Stars, for harp solo

Solo

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1996
Composition Year:

725
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22 pages
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Nigun, for violin solo

Solo


1997
Composition Year:

847
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The Silent Music, for violin & harp

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1997
Composition Year:

884
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The Silent Music, for violin & piano

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1997
Composition Year:

885
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The Silent Music, for viola & harp

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1997
Composition Year:

886
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The Silent Music, for clarinet (A) & harp

Chamber Music / Ensemble


1997
Composition Year:

887
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Toccata, for string orchestra

String Orchestra


1997
Composition Year:

1226
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00:04:00
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12 pages
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Botticelli's ''Birth of Venus'', for violin & symphony orchestra

Symphony Orchestra, Solo instrument(s) + Orchestra


1996
Composition Year:

1230
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00:10:00
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57 pages
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  • 1
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Dedicated to M. Shagal (Hava Nagila), Jewish Rhapsody for Chamber Orchestra

Chamber Orchestra


2003
Composition Year:

3161
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00:09:00
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17 pages
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Pastorale & Burlesque, for wind orchestra

Wind Orchestra


1997
Composition Year:

1300
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00:08:00
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27 pages
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The Heroic Song, Poem for symphonic wind band

Wind Orchestra


1998
Composition Year:

1301
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00:12:00
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47 pages
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Fantasia ''Kinneret's Songs'', for wind orchestra

Wind Orchestra


2001
Composition Year:

2567
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00:14:00
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59 pages
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Remembrance Day, Fantasia for Wind Orchestra

Wind Orchestra


2003
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3374
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Shalom aleykhem, traditional song arr. for wind orchestra

Wind Orchestra

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2001
Composition Year:

2926
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00:03:30
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10 pages
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Sonata for Piano

Solo

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1988
Composition Year:

1296
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00:11:00
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19 pages
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Nocturne, for piano

Solo


2009
Composition Year:

3935
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6 pages
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Nigun, for viola solo

Solo


2007
Composition Year:

3945
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00:06:00
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7 pages
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