Pianist and composer Andy Pavlov (Andrija Pavlović, LP Duo) will hold a solo concert on December 22 at 8 p.m. in the large hall of the Belgrade Youth Center, where he will present the genre of new piano music (Neoclassical piano music, Indie classical) through his original compositions released by Universal Music. For twenty years, Pavlov has been successfully performing with LP Duo all over the world in the most famous halls such as Carnegie Hall, New York, Kennedy Center, Washington or Concertgebouw, Amsterdam. Andy Pavlov creates a unique style of piano sound in which he combines classical sensibilities with minimalism, rock and roll and other genres. It belongs to the global music scene of new piano music and authors such as: Yan Tiersen, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Ludovico Einaudi and others.
Andy Pavlov, photo: Laslo Antal
On this occasion, the Belgrade audience will be able to hear for the first time compositions from his album “Me and My Love on the Road to Honduras – The Minutes After Infinity for Piano Solo” (Universal Music) as well as the latest album “Children”, which is in preparation, and which was created this year during a residential stay in the house of the famous Dutch composer Simeon Ten Holt in Bergen (Netherlands).
The special guest at the concert is pianist and composer Pavle Popov, who released the album “Cascades” at the beginning of the year, the finale of the author’s multi-year project “Daydreaming.”
Tickets for the concert at a price of 1,200 rsd are on sale at the ticket office of Belgrade Youth Center, as well as at all efinity.rs sales points and online.
This concert also represents the “Piano Sky” platform, which for years has been promoting new piano music by local authors from different backgrounds. “Piano Heaven” was created in 2017 as an initiative of Pop Depression in cooperation with LP Duo and Umbrella.
Andy Pavlov is the alter ego of Andrija Pavlović, a musical stateless person who lives between Belgrade and Amsterdam. He completed his studies at the Hochschule fur Musik und Theater Rostock (Germany) and did his doctorate at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade. For the last twenty years, Pavlov has been active in the fields of avant-garde performance and conceptual art. He is intensively present in the creation of new piano music as well as on the rock and roll scene. He composes for film, theater and various forms of visual arts.
Together with pianist Sonja Lončar, he founded LP Duo in 2004. These artists are the leaders of the pioneering art-science project Quantum Music and the innovators of the new musical instrument Duality Portable Hybrid Piano.
Andy Pavlov is the winner of the Elle Style Awards for Music (2020).
Pavlović has released 14 albums so far. In addition to LP Duo, he had a special collaboration with Lidija Andonov, (music group Sixth June) and American double bassist Greg Cohen, on the album: Lidija Andonov & Andy Pavlov – Young and Joyful Homage to Yugoslav Music from the 80s and Beyond released by emerging music platform Sweet Sensation (Sixth June, Andy Pavlov).
Lidija Andonov & Andy Pavlov – Young and Joyful Homage to Yugoslav Music from the 80s and Beyond is available at the following link
Andy Pavlov – Me and My Love on the Road to Honduras is available at the following link
Feature photo credit: Petar Petrović