Mikhail Bronner

Professional activity

2016

World premiere of 7 compositions «Four Simple-minded Songs» for domra and percussion; «Nearby-Far away» (based on Russian romances) for balalaika, piano and Russian Folk Orchestra; «Lullabies» for domra and Russian Folk Orchestra; «Insomnia». Four poems of Marina Tsvetaeva for bayan (accordion) solo; «In the Middle of Nowhere» Concert for violin, viola and chamber orchestra; «The Ugly Duckling» Opera in two acts. Libretto by R Sats, M. Gorevich, V.Ryabov. Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale (Premiere on November 19, 2016); «Riot of broads» Musical paintings based on works by Mikhail Sholokhov.Original music and musical version of Mikhail Bronner, Moscow State Musical Theater Folklore «Russian Song» (Premiere o Novembern 21, 2016) The author of the idea — head of the theater «Russian song» Nadezhda Babkina. Director — Nina Chusova.

110 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Vologda, Cherepovets, Vladimir, Naberezhnye Chelny, Barnaul, Solnechnogorsk. Tambov) and abroad - Germany (Riegelsberg , Bad Bevensen, Ultsen, Kempten, Bad Lieenziel, Fellenberg, Darmstadt, Edevoht, Kassel, Nurenberg); USA (NY, Wiscontin Milwaukee), Serbia, Spain; France (Paris), Great Britain (London), Montenegro (Kotor), Portugal (Porto), Lithuania, Belarus (Minsk, Mogilev, Vitebsk),Ukraine (Odessa). His compositions were performed at 13 international festivals of contemporary music «Another music. BACH» Сoncert Hall of Gorky State University in March 2016, Nizhny Novgorod; III International Festival of National Orchestras of the World, Moscow, XIV All-Russian Festival-Contest of Contemporary Music for the Russian National Orchestra April 6-9, 2016; 22nd International Festival «Two Days and Two Nights», Odessa, Ukraine; «Verbier festival» July 22-August 7, 2016; International Competition «World Trophy 2016», Porto, Portugal; X International Accordion Festival «Vivat Accordion», Lithuania; XXXVIII International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn» 2016, Moscow; 25 International Festival «Accordion Artists», Serbia; 24th International Accordion Competition «Arrasate Hiria», Arrasate-Mondragon, 8-11 December 2016. Basque Country, Spain; VII International Festival «Strings of Young Russia» November 25-26, 2016; XXVIII International Festival «Bayan and bayanists» in Moscow December 14-18, 2016.

His compositions were recorded on 2 CDs “INSOMNIA” (4 poems of Marina Tsvetaeva) for accordion solo. In CD: MARIA VLASOVA accordion «SERIOUS VARIATIONS» Artservice Ltd., «ART Classics». ART-354. 2016

«JACOB‘S LADDER: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» (“L’echelle de Jacob”) for four flutes. In CD: «ORCHESTRE de FLUTES FRANCAIS» SacemF, Roosen, OFF Enregistre en public Octobere 2015 et mars 2016

2015

World premiere of 8 compositions «Christmas Eve» Folk musical based on the novel by Nikolai Gogol.Original music and musical version of Mikhail Bronner, Moscow State Musical Theater Folklore «Russian Song» (Premiere on December 7, 2015); «Zugzwang» Concerto for symphony orchestra with soloing piano, violin and clarinet (2015); «Jaсob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» for violin and chamber orchestra; «The Rondo of the War» fordomra, mandolin and piano; «Lullabies» forbalalaika and Russian Folk Orchestra; «Jewish Happiness» Tango for domra and piano; «Jaсob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» for cello and chamber orchestra; «Lullabies» for domra and piano. 113 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia ( Moscow, St. Petersburg, Petrozavodsk, Saransk, Vologda, Cherepovets, Tambov, Nizhny Novgorod, Chelyabinsk, Zhukovsky, Voronezh, Kislovodsk, Buzuluk) and abroad — Germany (Bad-Pyrmont, Cologne, Neustadt, Ueberlingen, Luebeck, Bielefeld, Benen, Langensalz, Raunheim, Karlsruhe, Geislingen, Budingen, Nuremberg,Prien, Ottobrunn, Hemsbach, Kyuntsezau, Mainz), Spain (Tudela, Navarre; Pamplona) France (Strasbourg); Switzerland (Rothrist), Belarus (Brest), Armenia (Yerevan), Moldova (Kishinev).

His compositions were performedat 4 national (VIII All-Russia festival-competition of contemporary music for the Russian National Orchestra «Russian Music» 6-9 April 2015 Moscow; Ninth Moscow festival «You, Mozart, God...», Moscow; The first Children's Theatre Festival «Marshak», Voronezh) and 7 international (Second International Festival of National orchestras of the world; XXIII International festival of music by JS Bach «Bach: From the Past to the Future» from 20 March to 2 April 2015; Moscow; XXII International Festival «Bayan and bayanists» 13-20 December 2015, Moscow;VI Moscow International Festival «Young Strings Russia»; VI International Festival «Talalyan Brothers 2015» Armenia (Yerevan), XXXVII International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn 2015»; XXIV International Festival of Contemporary Music «ZILELE MUZICII NOI», Chisinau, Moldova).

10 compositions were recorded on 2 CDs: «In Seach of the Holy Grail» Concerto for violin, Chamber Orchestra and Young Musician; «Five Jewish Songs» for 3 violins and viola; «Jacob’s Ladder: Angel of Love. Angel of Sorrow» for 3 violins and viola; «Simple Songs» for violin, viola and piano; «Heaven’s Gate» Concerto for violin and chamber orchestra — In CD: «IN SEACH OF THE HOLY GRAIL». Artservice Music Publishing. ART-315. Moscow, 2015.

«The Jew: Life and Death» for cello and piano; «A Ditty» for alt solo; «Jewish Happiness» Tango for violin and piano; «Ave Maria» for bayan and cello; «Tomorrow Will Be Better than Yesterday...» for violin, cello and piano — In CD: MIKHAIL BRONNER. CHAMBER MUSIC. «HARMONIES OF THE WORLD» ENSEMLE. Artservice Music Publishing ART-317. 2015

2014

World premiere of 13 compositions: «Jewish Happiness» Tango for marimba and accordion; «7 Yiddish Songs» for bayan and string guartet; «Simple-minded Songs » Concerto for chorus theatre, piano and percussion in ten parts on verses of French folk songs XV-XVIII centuries in translation by I. Ehrenburg; «Four Naive Songs» for violin, viola and piano; «Diptych: «Reminiscences» and «To the other side» for Belarusian dulcimer and piano;«The Enchanted Forest» Concerto for accordion, chamber orchestra and wind; «Belarusian concert» for domra and chamber orchestra; «Yiddish Songs» for Kazakh folk orchestra; «Swimming in the waves of love» from the cycle «Eight Sonnets» for chamber orchestra and piano; «Vologda lace» Overture for piano, violin, cello and orchestra of folk instruments; «The Shtetl Music» for violin, contrabass and piano; «Book of Life» for the domra-alto and piano; «Daisies» and «Sorele went into the forest» — Two Pieces for Violin and Viola from «Four naive songs».
101 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, Khabarovsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Kostroma, Vologda, Kovrow, Zhukovsky, Voronezh, Perm, Kislovodsk, Irkutsk, Omsk, Aldan (Yakutia), Cherepovets, Vladivostok) and abroad — Italy (Genoa), Scotland (Glasgow), France (Paris), Greece (Athens), Switzerland (Lucerne, Ittingen, Vazel,) Germany (Berlin, Hanover, Wiesbaden, Hamburg, Roth, Hilden, Aalen, Nuremberg, Friedrichshafen, Darmstadt, Trier, Bad Kissingen), Kazakhstan (Aktobe), Belarus (Minsk), Ukraine (Odessa), Armenia (Yerevan), the Republic of Artsakh (Stepanakert).His opuses were performed at 3 national (V Jubilee Music Festival «Lace», Vologda; «All-Russian day Accordion», Voronezh; IV Festival of New Music, Omsk), and 6 international (XXXVI International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn 2014», Moscow; XL International Festival of Arts «Belarusian Music Autumn», Minsk, Belarus; VI International Music Festival «Rendezvous with the unknown», Moscow; Fifth International Festival of Contemporary Music «Pictures from an Exhibition», Nizhny Novgorod; IV International Music Festival «Kostroma symphonic», Kostroma; Тhe International Festival of Contemporary Music 2014. Aktobe, Kazakhstan).
10 compositions were recorded on 6 CDs: «The Illusion of Life» Concerto for violin, percussion and chamber orchestra in 4 movements; «Seven Yiddish songs» for violin, tuba and chamber orchestra; «Towards Meaning» Concerto for violin, tuba and chamber orchestra — In CD: «The Illusion of Life» Artservice Music Publishing. ART-282.Moscow, 2014; «The Children’s Crusade» for children‘s choir, organ and chamber orchestra, «Limericks» cantata for children‘s choir, saxophone, percussion and chamber orchestra on poems by Edward Lear — In CD: «The Children’s Crusade» Artservice Music Publishing. ART-284.Moscow, 2014; «The Garden of Dreams» for cello and bayan.In CD: «IL DOLCE DOLORE» Artservice Ltd., «ART«Seven Jewish Songs» for bayan and strings. In CD: «Night Flowers» Friedrich Lips bayan PIGINI LIPS CD 026 Austria, 2014; «Jakob «s Ladder: Angel of Love. Angel of Sorrow» for 3 violins and viola, «Simple Songs» for violin, viola and piano. In CD: «MUSICAL DYNASTIES» Ambartsumian Violins. Artservice Music Publishing. ART-312. Moscow, 2014; «Belarusian concert» for cymbals and chamber orchestra — In CD: «VERANIKA PRADZED. DULCIMER and orchestra. Audio Collection of Music for Belarusian Dulcimer. «SOOO Vigmagrupp» Belarus, 2014

2013

World premiere of 11 compositions: «Edible Fairy Tales» Children‘s Opera in two acts. Libretto and poetry by Lev Yakovlev after the book by Masha Traub. Staged in the Natalya Sats Children‘s Musical Theater, Moscow, Russia (Premiere on September 14, 2013). «Belarusian concert» for cymbals and chamber orchestra; «Ave Maria» for trumpet, saxophone and chamber orchestra, «Jaсob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» for three violins and viola; «Body parts divination» for children‘s choir and chamber orchestra by poems G.Oster; «To Helen» 8 romances on verses of Shakespeare and Ronsard for choral theater and piano, violin, cello; «The Shtetl Music» for bayan, clarinet and bass; «Jewish Happiness». Tango for marimba and accordion; «Frost patterns on the window» piece for accordion and saxophone from the cycle «The Seasons»; «Oj, Mame» three Jewish songs for string quartet and piano; «Jaсob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» for domra and piano.83 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Hot Key, Krasnodar Cherepovets, Astrakhan, Petrozavodsk, Voronezh, Kazan, Irkutsk, Perm, Korjazhma, Arkhangelsk) and abroad: Canada (Vancouver), USA (New York, Atlanta, Athens, Ithaca, Florida), France (Nice, Bordeaux), Monaco (Monte Carlo), Greece (Larissa, Athens), Moldova (Kishinev), Armenia (Yerevan), Belarus (Gomel, Belarus), Germany (Klingenthal). His opuses were performed at 3 national (All-Russian festival «Panorama music Russia», All-Russian «Day bayan, accordion and harmonic», All-Russian Festival «Tikhon Khrennikov and his disciples» to the 100th anniversary of the composer‘s birth, and 7 international (XXXIV International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn» (3 compositions), 47th International Festival «Martsishor», XI International Festival «Days of Contemporary Music in Astrakhan», V International Festival «Folk — Rendezvous», XIV International Festival «Music in the Grave», IX International Festival «National Gallery», XI International Music Festival «Seasons»). 3compositions were recorded on CDs: «Towards Meaning». Concerto for violin, tuba and chamber orchestra.
In:CD «The ARCO Chamber Orchestra». Phoenix USA PHCD 181, 2013;
«Capriccio 1812» for accordion and string quartet.
«Jacob’s Ladder: Angel of Love. Angel of Sorrow» for bayan and violin.
In CD: «Queenston Rhapsody» Alexander Sevastian Accordion&CamerAtis Ensemble. Works by Bronner,Valerias, Debussy. MAPL ALEX, 2013 CANADA

2012

World premiere of 22 compositions: «Transformation of the Soul» for domra and orchestra of folk instruments, «7 Yiddish Songs» for bayan and chamber orchestra; «To Helen» 8 romances on verses of Shakespeare and Ronsard for choral theater and piano; «The Enchanted Forest» сoncert for accordion and orchestra of folk instruments; «1812 Capriccio» for bayan and string quartet; «5 Yiddish Songs» for orchestra of folk instruments; «Jacob‘s Ladder: The Angel of Love. The Angel of Sorrow» for bayan and violin; «Jewish Luck» Tango for violin and accordion; «Sounds» cantata for children‘s choir, tenor, electric guitar, harpsichord and chamber orchestra on verses of Sha Fedor Glinka ; «7 Yiddish Songs» for bayan and symphonic orchestra; «Limericks» cantata for children‘s choir, saxophone, percussion and chamber orchestra on verses of Edward Lear; «The Enchanted Forest» concert for the young musician and chamber orchestra; «And the Whiff of Being‘s Tempests...» for choir and orchestra of folk instruments on lyrics by Russian poets; «8 Yiddish Songs» for tuba, violin and string quintet; «Jewish Luck» Tango for violin and piano; «The Shtetl Music» for clarinet, string quartet and piano; «The Illusion of Life» concert for violin, percussion and chamber orchestra; «Ten of bad advice» for the children‘s choir and chamber orchestra on poems G.Ostera; «Tower of Babel» for orchestra of folk instruments; «Nearby-Far away» (based on Russian art songs ) for balalaika, alto domra and piano; «Two lullaby» from «Lullabies » for the alto domra and piano; «Time to Forgive» concert for marimba, vibraphone and orchestra of folk instruments; «The Golden Ass» representation for the singer, oboe and chamber orchestra in nine metamorphoses on a work of Apuleius‘ «Metamorphoses, or Golden Ass» . 112 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Barnaul, Togliatti, Yekaterinburg, Kurgan, Arkhangelsk, Syktyvkar, Hot Key, Krasnodar, Khabarovsk, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kazan, Khanty-Mansiysk, Zhukovsky, Petrozavodsk, Lipetsk, Irkutsk, Vladivostok) and abroad (USA, Austria, China, Canada, France, Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine). His opuses were performed at 2 national (All-Russian music festival for folk instruments «Composers — young musicians!» 10-12 October 2012; X All-Russian festival of contemporary music for the Russian Folk Orchestra «Music of Russia») and 8 international (IV International festival of cotemporary music «Pictures from an Exhibition» Nizhny Novgorod December 4-9, 2012; XXXIV International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn» (2 compositions); «Rencontres Musicales Internationales des Graves», Bordeaux, France (3 compositions); «Music Niagara» Intenational Camber Music Festival,Toronto, Canada (2 compositions); «International festival in memory of Gerontius Talalyan» Yerevan, Armenia; X International Festival «The Seasons» Krasnodar, Russia; VIII International Music Festival «National Gallery» , Yerevan, Armenia; IX International Festival «Constellation Masters», Moscow, Russia (author‘s concert — 5 works) festivals. 4 compositions were recorded on CDs: «Musique d’un shtetl» ( «The Shtetl Music» for clarinet and accordion). In CD: «Un air de tangos» Duo AkClardeon. Maria Vlasova – accordion, Evgueni Varavko clarinetto. Suoniecolori SAGEM SC253512 France, 2012; «5 Yiddish songs» for 3 violins and viola. In CD: «From Jewish Folk Poetry» Phoenix USA PHSD 179, 2012; «Dreams Garden» for accordion and cello. In CD: «Dreams Garden» Artservice Music Publishing, Moscow, 2012; «Long Return» (Book of Songs) for chorus theatre and piano. In CD: Boris Pevzner Moscow Choral Theatre. Mikhail Bronner «Long Return» Artservice Music Publishing, Moscow, 2012

2011

World premiere of 9 compositions: «The Angel of Sorrow» for bayan solo, «Heaven`s Gate» for violin and piano; «The weakness of power» (4 TV documentaries. Central TV channel «Star», music M.Bronner); «Nearby-Far away» for violin, clarinet and accordion; «TSAVT TANEM» ( «I‘ll take your pains upon me...» ) concert for cello and chamber orchestra; «Nearby-Far away» (based on Russian art songs) for voice and piano. 44 Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, Kursk, Tambov, Nizhny Novgorod, Vologda, Penza, Great Ustyug, Murmansk, Arkhangelsk, Buzuluk, Kovrov, Belgorod) and abroad (USA — New York, Athens; France — Cannes, Vieux Nice; Germany – Berlin; Moldova – Chisinau; Lithuania — Vilnius, Kaisiadorys; Ukraine — Lviv; Belarus — Minsk, Mogilev, Novopolotsk, Gomel). His opuses were performed at 1 national (Festival «Bravo ensemble!» Nizhny Novgorod) and 2 international festivals (Тhird International «Klezmer Music Festival» in Lithuania 2011 Kaisiadorys, Lithuania); XXXIII International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn»). Recorded on CD : «Tomorrow Will Be Better than Yesterday...» for trumpet, saxophone and piano (In CD: «TROICA» music for trumpet, saxophone and piano. Pine Tree Recordings 2010 Made USA).

2010

World premiere of 10 compositions: «Towards Meaning» — concerto for violin, tuba and chamber orchestra; «Russian Decameron» for chorus theatre; «Big Freilekhs for Big orchestra»; «The Shtetl Music» for violin, cello, flute, oboe, clarinet and piano; «The Garden of Dreams» for violin and bayan; «Tomorrow Will Be Better than Yesterday...» for violin, cello and bayan; «Seven Yiddish Songs» for violin, tuba and chamber orchestra; «The Shtetl Music» for clarinet and accordion; «Tomorrow Will Be Better than Yesterday...» for violin, cello and piano; «Five Yiddish Songs» for 3 violins and viola. Fifty-six Bronner‘s compositions were performed in both Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Zhukovsky, Severodvinsk, Krasnodar, Sochi, Goryachy Klyuch, Vologda) and abroad (in USA (New York, Atlanta, Washington, Athens, Pittsburg, New England, etc.), Finland, France, Belorus (Minsk) and Armenia (Yerevan). His opuses were performed at two national and six international festivals of contemporary and classical music (Third Moscow Festival of Contemporary and Classical Music «Rendezvous... Romantique», «Panorama of Russian Music» (А Мusic Festival dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the Union of Russian Composers and Tenth Congress of Russian Composers), Thirty-Second International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn», Twenty-Sixth International Bayan Festival, Eighth International Music festival «The Seasons» The Music of Poland and Russia June 25-29, 2010; «Henrik and Geronty Talalyan viola and cello festival» (Armenia); «Festival De Musique Concertantes Les Beures de Touraince» (France); «Pittsburg Jewish Music Festival Artists» ( USA). Six compositions were recorded on CDs : «EcLipse» for bayan and electronic (in CD: «EcLipse» Friedrich Lips bayan PIGINI LIPS CD 021 Austria, 2010); «Adam and Eve» for violin and accordion and «Autumn Again» for bayan solo (in CD: «WAITING FOR TENDERNESS» Art service Music Publishing House, Moscow, 2010); «Transformation of Soul» for two violins» (in CD: «VIOLIN DUOS» 2010 Phoenix USA PHSD 175 (2010); «In Search for Holy Grail» and «Seven Yiddish Songs» (in CD: «CONCERTOS FOR TWO» 2010 Phoenix USA PHSD 176 (2010).

2009

World premiere of 14 compositions: «Transformation of the Soul» concert for viola and chamber orchestra; «Pike a la Jewish» for children‘s choir, tenor and instrumental ensemble; «Lullabies» for voice and piano; «Expulsion from Eden» for viola, clarinet bass, accordion and percussions; «The Jew: Life and Death», version for violin and bayan; «Jaсob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow» version for domra and guitar; «Six Farewell Songs» on verses by Maurice Maeterlink for voice, violin solo and chamber orchestra; «Ave Maria» version for bayan and cello; «Long Return» (Book of Songs) for chorus theatre; «Transformation of the Soul» version for domra and chamber orchestra; «On the Backside of the Rainbow» pieces for two children and two adult ones («Lulla-by, go asleep» and «Horn»); «Transformation of the Soul» version for two violins; «Children‘s Crusade» for children‘s choir, organ and chamber orchestra. 42 Bronner‘s compositions have been performed in Russia (Moscow, Al‘met‘evsk, Buy, Lipetsk, Omsk, Penza, Zhukovsky, Nizhny Novgorod) and abroad (USA; Ukraine, Bulgaria; Armenia). His pieces have been played in 5 National and 5 International Festivals of Contemporary and Classical Music (Festival of Symphony Orchestras; All-Russian Theatre Festival; II Moscow Festival of Contemporary and Classical Music «Rendezvous a la russe!»; Seventh Music Festivale «The Seasons» The Music of Spain and Russia 24—30 September 2008; Moscow Festival «Classiques in Arbat»; All-Russian Open Festival «Bayan and Accordion in Nizhny Novgorod», XXXI International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn»; International Moscow Festival dedicated to of Yu. I. Yankelevich‘s centenary; National Cello Festival named after G. Talalyan (Armenia); «Summer Music» Festival at the University of Georgia (USA). CDs: «Dona nobis pacem» «ART Service» Moscow, 2009 and «To the other side» E.Zabavskaya 2009

2008

World premiere of 7 compositions: «Autumn Again...» (waltz) for bayan solo; «Reminiscences» version for domra and piano; «Lullabies» for voice, cello and chamber orchestra; «Summertime Music» for children‘s choir, bayan and chamber orchestra on verses by I. Brodsky; «In the beginning», joyous music for chorus, two pianos, kettledrums and string orchestra; «EcLipse» for bayan and electronic recording; «Till», a Book for bayan. There were performed 32 compositions in Russia (Moscow, Omsk, Arzamas, Cherepovets, Tula, Voronezh, Rostov, Tambov, Nizhny Novgorod, Smolensk) and abroad (USA, France, Armenia). He participated in the 4 National and 5 International Festivals of Contemporary and Classical Music («Rendezvous with Couperin»; the Sixth All-Russian Festival of Contemporary Music for Russian Folk Orchestra «Music of Russia»; Art Festival » Cherry-Tree Grove»; Festival «December Evenings» in Arzamas; the First International Festival of Music for Cello (Armenia); the Third International Festival of Contemporary Music «Exhibition Sights» (Nizhny Novgorod); XXX International Festival of Contemporary Music «Moscow Autumn»; XX International Festival of Contemporary Music «Bayan and Bayan-Players»). 2 CDs: «The Seasons» : Dedication and 12 pieces for flute, clarinet and chamber orchestra. In: «The Seasons» ARCO Chamber Orchestra Levon Ambartsumian Phoenix USA PHSD 170 and «Heaven‘s Gate» «ART Service» Moscow, 2008.

2007

World premiere of 11 compositions: «Lullabies» for voice and chamber orchestra; «Kovano Koleso»; «The Seasons: A Wreath for Tchaikovsky» — a Dedication and 12 Pieces for string quartet, flute and clarinet; «Lullabies» for voice and string quartet; «A DUE» for violin, cello and chamber orchestra; «In Search of Grail» for violin, young musician and chamber orchestra; «Time to Forgive» for balalaika and folk instrument orchestra; «Isle of Happiness» for balalaika, domra-alt and folk instrument orchestra; «Sincerity on a Contract Basis or Tears of a Heraldic Soul» : Exhortation and Ten Romances on verses by Dmitry Prigov for bass singer and piano; «To the Other Side»; «And the Whiff of Being‘s Tempests...» for choir and folk instrument orchestra on verses by Russian poets. Performance of 62 compositions in Russia (Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Tambov, Nizhny Novgorod, Smolensk, Yaroslavl‘, Samara, Astrakhan‘, Saratov, Volgograd) and abroad (USA, Ukraine, Croatia, Armenia). Participation in 1 National and 3 International Modern Music Festivals («MusicBiennale Zagreb», «Armenia Sacra», «Moscow Autumn»). Visiting Professor at the University of Georgia (USA).CD: «The Last Supper» LIPS CD018 AUME (Austria) and «Les Portes du ciel» SAGEM SC 253422 (France).

2006

World premiere of four compositions: «Pro et Contra», «Sodom and Gomorrah», «Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi», «Limericks». Performance of 21 compositions in Russia (Moscow, Vologda, Rostov-on-the-Don, Cherepovets, Saint-Petersburg, Vladivostok) and abroad (Paris, France; Odessa, Ukraine). Participation in seven National and four International Modern Music Festivals («Moscow Autumn», Moscow; «DSCH», Paris; Modern Music Festival (Rostov-on-the-Don); «Goblet of the North» (Cherepovets). Invited speaker on the Russian Radio «Echo of Moscow» (Broadcasting Channel «Culture»). Delegate at the National Composers‘ Congress.

2005

World premiere of the composition «Time to Forgive»; Performance of 16 compositions in Russia (Moscow, Vologda, Saint-Petersburg, Vladivostok) and abroad (Armenia, Ukraine). Participation in one National and three International Modern Music Festivals. Invited speaker on the Russian Radio (Broadcasting Channel «Culture»). Composition of music for the TV serial «Poirot‘s Failure» (Central TV).

2004

World premiere of three compositions: «Testimony» (Katuv), «Lullabies», «Ten Judgements of Ten Tables»; Concerto for symphony orchestra. Performance of 19 compositions in Russia (Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Vladivostok) and abroad (Odessa, Ukraine). Participation in three National and five International Modern Music Festivals (Russia, Portugal, Spain). Composition of music for the TV serial «Poirot‘s Failure» (Central TV).

2003

World premiere of four compositions: «The Seasons: A Wreath for Tchaikovsky», «Tomorrow Will Be Better than Yesterday...», «From the Book of Prophet Isaiah», «Dreams from Far Away». Performance of 19 compositions in Russia and abroad (USA, Belgium). premiere of the musical «Dream About the Rain» (Moscow Young Actor Music Theater). Production of CD «Children of the Fear».

2002

World premiere of two compositions: «Children of the Fear» and «Izkoir». Premiere of the TV serial «Poirot‘s Failure» (Central TV). Performance of 23 compositions in Russia and abroad (USA). Participation in three International Modern Music Festivals. CD: «Violin Concertos» («Heaven‘s Gate». 2002 PHOENIX USA). The Russian musical monthly «Muzykalnoe Obozrenie» (The Music Review) named M. Bronner «Composer of the Year 2002».

2001

World premiere of four compositions: «Heaven‘s Gate» (USA), «The Message» (Ukraine), «Six Songs of Farewell», «Cain Time». Performance of 12 compositions in Russia and abroad (Ukraine, USA, Germany, Switzerland). Participation in one National and four International Modern Music Festivals. Visiting Professor at the University of Georgia (USA).

2000

World premiere of two compositions: «The Garden of Tears», «Time to Have Patience». Performance of 18 compositions in Russia and abroad. Participation in two National and seven International Modern Music Festivals. CD: «River of Love» (Lips CD 011. Compact disc digital audio, 2000).

1999

World premiere of three compositions: «Passions by Juda», «Kaddish to the Leaving Century», «Nevermore». Performance of seven compositions in different cities of Russia and abroad. Paticipation in two International Modern Music Festivals.

1998

World premiere of two compositions: «The Garden of Dreams», «Le serate di Mosca: ricordi» (Italy). Participation in two International Modern Music Festivals. Performance of four compositions in Russia and abroad.

1997

World premiere of a composition «Saxophone‘s Gospel». Participation in one National and seven International Modern Music Festivals. Performance of six compositions in Russia and abroad.

1996

World premiere of three compositions: «The Jew: Life and Death», «Dona nobis pacem», «Jacob‘s Ladder: the Angel of Love, the Angel of Sorrow». Participation in one National and one International Modern Music Festival. Performance of three compositions in Russia and abroad.

1995

World premiere of a ballet «The Taming of the Shrew» at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre (Moscow) and «We Are Gifted with Life and Feeling» (song cycle for bass and piano). Performance of five compositions in Russia and abroad. CD: Mikhail Bronner «We Are Gifted with Life and Feeling» on verses by I. Guberman; 1994, A-RAM DIGITAL RECORDS OCD 012).

1994

World premiere of two compositions: «The Four Seasons» (On Reading Chzhan Ketzhu) and «Jewish Requiem». Performance of «Jewish Requiem» in six cities in Germany, including Berlin. Participation in one International Modern Music Festival.

1993

World premiere of the composition «Stabat mater» (International Modern Music Festival «Moscow Autumn»). The premiere of opera «The Golden Island» at the Nataliya Sats Moscow State Academic Children‘s Music Theatre. Participation in one National and one International Modern Music Festival. Composition of music to radioplays after G. Durrel.

1992—1991

World premiere of three compositions: «The Grey Bird of Sorrow» for soprano and chamber orchestra on verses by O.Mandelshtam (1992), «Lonely Voice» concerto for violin and orchestra (1992) «Pieces of Wicked Advice» on verses by G. Oster (1992). Performance of 25 compositions. Performance of two compositions on TV («The Seasons» for violin, cello, piano, flute and clarinet (1992), «Book of Psalms» for children‘s choir (1991). Participation in one International Modern Music Festival («Schreyahner Herbst», Germany). World premiere of the vocal cycle «I Asked My Heart» for bass and piano on lyrics by J. Keats (Germany, 1991). Composition of music to radioplays and documentaries.

1990—1986

World premiere of three compositions for children‘s choir and symphony orchestra: «The Key to the Kingdom or Miracles Never End» on texts of English and Scottish songs (1982); cantata «Do Shine Brightly!» (1988); «The Shadow of the Trees» chamber cantata for soprano, harpsichord and percussion instruments (1989). Performance of 27 compositions. Participation in two National Modern Music Festivals. Premiere of a documentary film (1986). World premiere of the cantata «Do shine brightly!» (1988).

1985—1980

World premiere of four compositions: «Sorrowful Patterns», Collection of Songs by Faiz Akhmad Faiz (1984), «Heather Honey» Choral Concerto in four movements, lyrics by English and Scottish poets (1983); «Anna Akhmatova» (1983); vocal cycle «The Dowry» : a dramatic legend on verses by D.Kedrin (1981). Premiere of the ballet «An Optimistic Tragedy» at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theatre in Moscow. Performance of two compositions. Production of two LP disks: «Sorrowful Patterns: Collection of Songs by Faiz Akhmad Faiz» for bass and instrumental ensemble (recorded by «Melodiya», 1984, # 10281555000) and «The Dowry: A Dramatic Legend on verses by D. Kedrin for soprano, tenor, baritone and instrumental ensemble» (recorded by «Melodiya», 1981, # 1013247—8).