Victor Alexeeff

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Victor Alexeeff
Born Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Occupation Music Composer
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Victor Alexeeff is a Canadian composer.

Biography[edit]

Early life[edit]

He began piano studies at the age of four, encouraged by his grandfather. At seven, he entered the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Canada, and appeared on his first album, "A Tribute to Walt Disney" at the age of nine. Victor Alexeeff studied with Boris Berlin, Marek Jablonski [1] and Artur Papazian [2]. Throughout his training, he received 33 scholarships, and appeared on numerous television and radio programs throughout North America.

Career[edit]

While pursuing a fine arts career, Victor Alexeeff took an interest in film scoring. Also, he became involved in the experimental band NRG, which enjoyed great success performing live sound tracks to film classics such as Fritz Lang's Metropolis and The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. For over fifteen years, Victor Alexeeff has been creating scores for movies, corporate communications, radio and television commercials and live business theater presentations.

Special projects[edit]

Film scores[edit]

  • "Criminal Minds," produced and directed by Tom Baumann, starring John Saxon John Saxon (actor) "Solve for X," produced and directed by John Whitney
  • "Debussy has left the Building", produced and directed by Petra Luna [3] and Jane Hall, starring Arthur Brauss [4] (Cannes Film Market, 2005)
  • "Valdemar," produced by Luke Jacobs and Chad Dickman [5]
  • "Alone," produced and directed by Wal Ozella
  • "To a Man With A Big Nose," produced by Cecilia Aranovich [6] (Best Animation/Experimental Film, Fargo Film Festival 2006, nominated for Student Academy Award 2005)
  • "Red Border," produced by Rene Jung [7], directed by Amelia Nalli
  • "Mamigon's War," in development, written by Bill Hoversten
  • "The Faery Story," in development, written by Petra Luna

Industry awards[edit]

  • Gold ITVA Awards for Composition (911 Emergency Campaign/Scotts Company: "We've got the Power")
  • Silver ITVA Award for Composition (Nationwide Insurance)
  • ADDY Award for TV Commercial (Ohio State University)
  • Telly Award (Sprint USA)
  • Guth Award of Merit (Detroit Airport Tunnel Music and Light Show)
  • Bronze Quill Award (Sprint USA)
  • THEA Award (COSI Science Museum, Columbus, OH)
  • Winner and participant of numerous international piano competitions (including Van Cliburn)

Education[edit]

Alexeef attended at The Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Canada. While there, he studied with Boris Berlin, Marek Jablonski and Artur Papazian.

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