Daughter of Absence, 2022
for Cello and String quintet, première in Vancouver by Turning point ensemble: https://turningpointensemble.ca/music-of-displacement/
Swan’s last dance
Theatrical piece for Viola-solo, performed by Cecilia Gelland
1St of April : http://www.neuemusikimostseeraum.de
Swan’s last dance
Solo Viola, written for Cecilia Gelland to be premiered in Stockholm, on the 20th Marchhttp://www.duogelland.com
for solo Piano/Célesta, pianist Jane Hayes : https://turningpointensemble.ca/solo-flare/
Solo work for Piano: Pianist Jane Hayes, Vancouver: https://turningpointensemble.ca/solo-flare/
GUSTO – a North-American premiere on the 2 October, 2021 by Victoria Symphony Orchestra Farquhar Auditorium, Victoria: https://victoriasymphony.ca/concerts-events/tickets/2021-22-fall-season/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrWERfSbenM&list=RDmrWERfSbenM (premiere of Gusto by KammarensembleN, Stockholm)
John Simon Guggenheim Foundation
Première of Pareidolia for Oriental and Occidental instruments will be performed by Vancouver Intercultural Orchestra, on the 18th of February, at orpheum Annex. Conductor : Janna Sailor https://vi-co.org
“A thorn expands to a rose…” North American première in Montréal https://www.westmountmag.ca/smcq-automne-2020/?lang=fr
Ni d’ici ni d’ailleurs is being performed by Aventa on the 19th of January: http://www.aventa.ca/upcoming-events-2/
The duet “La cloche Fêlée” is being performed on the 28th International Review of Composers in Belgrade, 4 – 9th October 2019.Link
Un voyageur for trombone and bass drum is being performed in Bienne, Switzerland on 5 September 2019
link: Summer Concert
The piece Se… will also be played at the GNOM in Baden, Switzerland. Friday 17 May 2019, 8pm.
The Festival Archip-elles with present the piece Se… for Cello and percussion played by UmeDuo in Geneva, Suisse. Sunday 31 March 2019.
The cycle of four Duo’s Se una notte d’inverno will be premiered at the Göteborgs Konsthall by Duo Now in Göteborg, Sweden on 1st December, 2018. This cycle is inspired by the novel of Italo Calvino “If on a winter night a traveler”.
Duo Now will also perform the CYCLE at the Konserthuset Stockholm on Friday 7 december 2018, 8:30pm
Nordic Music Days, the OLDEST CONTINUOUSLY RUNNING MUSIC EVENT IN THE NORDIC COUNTRIES RETURNS TO HELSINKI WITH THE THEME ‘DIVERSITY IS UNITY’. The piece Ni d’ici-ni d’ailleurs will be played on Friday, 9th November 2018, 7pm Nordic Music Days
The Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra (VICO) takes the stage with guest conductor John Zoltek at the Global Soundscapes Festival on June 23, 2018 at 8 pm. The programme includes the piece False Ceiling for violin and percussion.
The piece Milky Sea (2016) for solo bass clarinet will be played by Lori Freedman Solo at the 34th Festival international de musique actuelle de Victoriaville, Canada on May 20, 2018.
link: Lori Freedman Solo
The piece Gusto (2012) will be played at the Swedish Music Festival by KammarensembleN in Stockholm, Sweden on 19 march, 2018.
link: Svensk Musik Var
During ISCM 2017 World New Music Days in Vancouver, Farangis Nurulla-Khoja’s Ni d’ici ni d’ailleurs (2015) for chamber orchestra will be played by Turning Point Ensemble,on Monday, November 6, at 7:30pm at the Roundhouse Performance Centre in Vancouver.
link: ISCM 2017
The premiere of the piece “Incandescence” will be performed in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, by l’Orchestre Symphonique Bienne Soleure, conducted by Jean-François Verdier, on 26 mars 2017 at the Palais des congrès Bienne.
Web page of event (French only)
The North American premiere of L’INFINI DE L’INSTANT will be performed by the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra during the Winnipeg New Music Festival on January 28th at the Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Conductor: Alexander Mickelthwate. Web page of event
L’INFINI DE L’INSTANT, A FULL ORCHESTRA PIECE, IS FINALIST FOR THE ANDREY PETROV COMPOSERS COMPETITION AND WILL BE PERFORMED IN THE GRAND HALL OF THE ST PETERSBURG PHILHARMONIA ON THE 20TH OF SEPTEMBER BY SAINT PETERSBURG PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, CONDUCTED BY ARKADY STEINLUCHT.
UPDATE : THE PIECE L’INFINI DE L’INSTANT HAS WON ex-aequo THE ANDREY PETROV PRIZE !
The premiere of the piece Anoru Bodum “pomegranate-almond” dedicated to Fréderic Deval, a chamber ensemble piece for the ensemble Transmission with chef d’orchestre Lorraine Vaillancourt will be PERFORMED at The Chapelle du Bon Pasteur on April 17th, 2016.
Ensemble Transmission web site
The premiere of the piece Daidu, A CONCERTO FOR violin, percussions and string orchestra will be PERFORMED IN The Arthur Rubinstein Łódź Philharmonic ON November 27th, 2015.
My next serie of performance across Canada for “Ni d’ici ni d’ailleurs” by Turning Point Ensemble:
Oct. 14 – Edmonton
Oct. 15 – Winnipeg (GroundSwell see web site here)
Oct. 17 – Toronto (Betty Oliphant Theatre see web site here
Oct. 20 – Montreal (Salle de concert du Conservatoire, see the ECM+ site here)
OCTOBER 21TH, 2014
A concert dedicated to 100th anniversary of well known Tajik composer Ziyodullo Shahidi. The concert is organized by the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow together with Farangis Nurulla and the saxophone quartet “Quasar” from Canada. It will feature the Four piano preludes of Ziyodullo Shahidi, arranged for sax quartet by Farangis Nurulla, as well as her piece Giuoco Piano for sax quartet. Other pieces by Canadian composer Claude Vivier and others will be performed.
September 19th, 2014
Ravishi Nur (My father), a concerto for Saxophone and Sinfonietta, is finalist for the Andrey Petrov composers competition and will be performed in the Grand Hall of the St Petersburg Philharmonia on the 19th of September by Saint Petersburg Academic Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Arkady Steinlucht and featuring the soloist: Rolf-Erik Nystrom from Norway.
Update : The piece Ravishi Nur has won third prize !
September 19th, 2014
Imaginary Worlds at the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre. Music can imagine new worlds and evoke the spirit of other times. Experience the Viennese Kaiser Waltz by Strauss, arranged by Schoenberg, folk music of Korean street markets (Unsuk Chin), Vancouver’s early Chinatown (arranged Mark Armanini), the melancholy world of Canadian composer Claude Vivier, and the premiere of Le jour ma nuit by featured Tajik/Canadian composer Farangis Nurulla-Khoja.
March 14th, 2014
“Caravan of Despair” – ensemble Gageego! The Spring Music Festival – 14th of March, at 18.00 Artisten, Gothenburg, Sweden
April 16th, 2014
L’exposition Récits des racines de l’artiste Eugénia Reznik et de la compositrice Farangis Nurulla-Khoja.
Du 16 avril au 13 juin 2013 à la Maison de la culture de Longueuil,
300, St-Charles ouest, Longueuil.
December 29th, 2012
Performance of False Ceiling in Taipei, Taiwan.
Violin: Mark Fewer, percussion: Aiyun Huang.
November 23rd, 2012
Concert-portrait – « Sound of Stockholm »
Premiere of « GUSTO » – to my father –
chamber ensemble. « Ravishi Nur » – to my father – Concerto for saxophone &
soloist: Jörgen Pettersson
conductor: Staffan Larson
October 26th, 2012
Premiere of « Solo et + »
for violine & live electronics. University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA.
October 19th, 2012
Premiere of « False ceiling »
for violin & percussion
McGill University, Montreal, Canada.
December 16th, 2011
Premiere of « Parparon »
for orchestra by Oviedo Symphony Orchestra. Oviedo, Spain
Conductor : Arthur Fagen
Septembre 17th, 2011
Premiere of « Ravishi Nur » – to my father –
Concerto for saxaphone & sinfonietta
Soloist : Rolf-Eric Nystroem, Oslo sinfonietta
conductor : Renato Rivolta
May 22nd, 25th, 29th, 2011
Premiere of « Caravan of Despair »
for chamber ensemble & live electronics, Freiburg, EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO.
May 27th, 2010
Premiere of « La cloche fêlée »
for organ & percussion, Olaf Tzschoppe & Zsigmond Szathmary
March 5th, 2010
Premiere of « Juftpar »
for orchestra. Montpellier National Orchestra. Conductor : Nikolai Alexandrov
March 22nd, 25th, 29th, 2009
Premiere of « D’ici et d’ailleurs »
for Nieuw Ensemble, Amsterdam. MaezMusik Festival, Berlin, Germany.
November 25th, 27th, December 2nd, 2008
Premiere of « Ravshani »
for Percussion de Strasbourg & five singers. Strasbourg, Grenoble, Rouen, France.