Igor Shcherbaokov’s Concerto for Flute and Chamber Orchestra is among the composer’s most poignant and beloved works. Written in memory of fellow composer Oleg Kyva, the piece has enjoyed recent performances in Switzerland, Poland, and Shcherbakov’s home country of Ukraine. This new edition score is completely reformatted and engraved under the editorial guidance of the composer, now available through Hal Leonard, HL00117674. Performance parts available on rental.
Igor Shcherbakov is regarded as a leading international and Eastern European composer, teacher, and public figure. Currently he is the President of National Composers Union of Ukraine and teaches composition at the prestigious Ukrainian National Academy of Music. As a composer his works have spanned nearly every genre and have been embraced both at home and abroad, with extensive performances spanning the Eurasian continent and North America. Shcherbakov was among the first of a generation of Soviet-Era composers who began to challenge totalitarian censorship in the latter 20th century and his original voice continues to captivate audiences.