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TAKE FIVE WITH... July 19, 2012

Take Five With Roman Stolyar

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Meet Roman Stolyar: Born in Novosibirsk, Siberia, Russia. Raised in a family of engineers. Started studying piano at the age of five but rejected to continue it at the age of twelve. Went back to music being a student of Novosibirsk Technical University; ultimately, decided to quit nuclear physics. Graduated from Novosibirsk College of Music as jazz pianist; then, graduated from Novosibirsk State Conservatory as a composer. Combines improvised performance with composing chamber and orchestral music. Teaches at Novosibirsk College of Music. Instrument(s): Piano, melodica, recorders, synthesizers, and live electronics.I knew I ...

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