Andrei Krylov (musician)

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Andrei Krylov
Born (1959-03-03) 3 March 1959 (age 55)
Genres Art music
Instruments 7 & 6 string guitar, flute, keyboards
Years active 1972–present
Labels CDbaby
Website [1]

Andrei Krylov (born 3 March 1959) is a Russian 7- and 6- string guitarist, composer and poet. He studied classical guitar, arrangement and composition in St. Petersburg, Russia and is now living in Canada. In the 1980s and 1990s he worked as a guitarist for the Russian State concert company Lenconcert and the Old Petersburg music theater. He has given recitals in Russia, Ukraine, Estonia, USA and Canada. Krylov has recorded and performed for Russian, US and Canadian radio and television. He has composed original new flamenco and New Age music for films in Russia and the USA. His music has been featured in Time magazine[2]. The National Gallery of Canada has placed six films with Andrei' music (and some about such famous artists as Toller Cranston (Canada), Mario Cabrera (Mexico), Lena Bartula (USA), living in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico) in its Media Library.Also he composed and recorded guitar music for films in Europe, New Zealand, Australia and USA including music to film about Esteban Vicente for museums of his Art in New York and Madrid and film Katya by Mako Kamitsuna http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1787736/ featuring Russian movie star Chulpan Khamatova. Andrei's classical/romantic guitar music was #1 in 2005 at Download.com website music charts (among 300 000 bands and soloists including pop music stars) [3]Download.com website [3].

Krylov has written several books of poems: Mirrors, Game of Life (a crown of sonnets), Lake Monastery, Autumn, and has made a transcription of the Book of Psalms in Russian.

Discography[edit]

  • Nostalgy Russian guitar songs and romances 1992
  • Romance Russian guitar songs and romances 1993
  • Tango and Romance Flamenco 1994
  • Craft of Emptiness 1995
  • Lute & Guitar music of Renaissance Holland, Germany, England, France, Italy, Spain 1995
  • Lute music of Renaissance Germany, England, France, Italy, Holland, Spain, Folk songs and dances 1995
  • Renaissance Lute Music of Holland, Germany, England, France, Italy, Spain 1996
  • Gypsy Dance of Fire 1996
  • Sunset. Baroque and Classical guitar music 1997
  • Guitar Music 1998
  • Reflections 1998
  • Monastery of Dragon 1999
  • Viking' Meditation On Troll Tuned Acoustic Guitar 1999
  • Sky Lake 2000
  • First Noble Truth 2000
  • Dreams 2001
  • Enigma of Being and Time 2001
  • Islands of Love in the Peaceful Sea 2001
  • Free Style 2001
  • Russian Tzigane Music and Gypsy Jazz on Flamenco guitar 2001
  • Russian Classical Guitar music. Volume 1 2002
  • Russian Classical Guitar music. Volume 2 2003
  • Cafe Flamenco 2003
  • Jazz Pictures From Guitar Exhibition 2003
  • Jazz Christmas 2003
  • Gypsy' Fortune 2004
  • Summer Palace. Classical Guitar Music 2004
  • Meditation about Enigma of Crimson Moon 2004
  • Peaceful and Gentle Meditation Music for Classical Guitar 2004
  • Songs for Svetlana 2005
  • Winter Palace 2005
  • Mountains, Water and Sky 2005
  • New Meditation Relaxation Yoga Music 2006
  • Ottawa concert 2006
  • Zen of the Moon Lake 2007
  • Russian Classical Guitar Music. 7 & 6 String Guitar. 2007
  • Gypsy Caravan. Russian and Tzygane Folk Guitar Music. 2007
  • American Road Sketches. 7 String Fingerstyle Guitar Music. 2008
  • New Flamenco Meditation Music for Spanish Gypsy Guitar 2008
  • Yin and Yang in Flowers of Moment and Eternity 2008
  • Dragon from the Dark Side of the Moon 2009
  • Scheherazade Music Tales for Acoustic and Electric Guitar 2009
  • New Classical Guitar Arrangements of Chorales, Sonatas, Toccatas and Fugas By Johann Sebastian Bach 2009
  • Requiem, Solemn Classical Guitar Music 2010
  • Miracle of Escape: Hypnotic Chill Out 2010
  • Gypsy Romance in Cafe Flamenco. 2011
  • Dreams of Sky Lake . 2011
  • Meditation, Sunrise Music of Island of Peace. 2011
  • Prayers, Mantras, Meditations for Classical Guitar. 2011
  • Russian Classical Guitar, Vol. 6 . 2012
  • Russian Classical Guitar, Romances, Etudes, Variations. 2012
  • Bridge to the Temple of Peace - Escape to Relaxing Meditation Music. 2012
  • Fantasy On Gothic & Medieval Folk Music Lute and Classical Guitar. 2013

External links[edit]

  • Classical Guitar Composers List (CGCL) Homepage [4]
  • About.com Review [5]
  • Guitar performance Videos [6]
  • Article in "Russian Express", Toronto [7]
  • Lute and Guitar in Russia [8]