Personality profile

Photo: Peter Javorka

Peter Javorka

1993 Ružomberok

classical music
composition

Bio

Bio

2007 – 2011
 Žilina Conservatory (composition – Pavol Krška, piano – Darina Andrejková)
since 2011
Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (composition – Evgeny Irshai)
2013
International Percussion and Composition Courses in Trstěnice (Czech Republic)
2013
resident of the composition courses Ostrava Days Institute
2013 – 2014
scholarship at the Academy of Music in Kraków (composition – Wojciech Widłak, Jarosław Płonka)
2014
co-founder of festival AsynChrónie – Presentation of Young Composers

Works

  • chamber orchestra
  • Symfonietta

    2010–2014 14'
    SCORING: orch
  • Flashes

    for 12 string instruments
    2012 6'
    SCORING: archi
  • Escalations

    2013–2014 SCORING: ens
  • one solo instrument with orchestra
  • Metamorphoses

    for cello and orchestra
    2014 12'
    SCORING: vc, orch
  • solo instrument
  • Three Intermezzos

    for accordion
    2010 SCORING: ac
  • Four Pages

    for oboe solo
    2010–2013 5'
    SCORING: ob
  • Memento...

    for solo violin
    2011–2012 9'
    SCORING: vn
  • Inner Voices

    for viola
    2013 5'
    SCORING: vl
  • S.A.T.O.R.

    2018
    SCORING: fl
  • piano or piano four hands
  • Klavierstuck - Ragtime

    2019 SCORING: pf
  • two instruments
  • Sonatina

    for flute and piano
    2006 8'
    SCORING: fl, pf
  • Sonatina

    for oboe and piano
    2009 2009, rev. 2015, 9' 30''
    SCORING: ob, pf
  • Images

    for clarinet and piano
    2012 5'
    SCORING: cl, pf
  • Siluety

    for trumpet and piano
    2013 SCORING: tr, pf
  • Epitaph

    for baritone saxophone and piano
    2015 5' 10''
    SCORING: sxbr, pf
  • In Symbiosis

    for two accordions
    2015–2016 6' 30''
    SCORING: 2ac
  • Feéria I

    2017 SCORING: cl, pf
  • Two musical moments

    2018 SCORING: fl, pf
  • piano trio
  • Piano Trio

    2012 SCORING: vn, vc, pf
  • Trio

    for violin, cello and piano
    2012 SCORING: vn, vc, pf
  • string quartet
  • Two Pieces Op. 349

    2013 4' 10''
    SCORING: 2vn, vl, vc
  • five instruments
  • Quintetto

    2017 9'
    SCORING: fl, cl, vn, vc, pf
  • six instruments
  • Feéria II

    2017 10´
    SCORING: fl, cl/bcl, vn, vc, pf, batt
  • eight instruments
  • Two portraits

    for eight instruments
    2012 8'
  • Flashes II

    for 8 string instruments
    2013 7' 30''
    SCORING: archi
  • vocal-instrumental chamber works
  • Psalm 134

    for tenor and guitar
    2013 TEXT: The Bible
    PUBLISHER: Slovak Music Bridge
    SCORING: t, gui
  • Monologo de la Luna

    Cantata for soprano and chamber orchestra
    2016 TEXT: Federico Garcia Lorca
    SCORING: s, orch

Bibliography

  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • DOHNALOVÁ, Lýdia: ŠKO Žilina
    Šanca mladým
    2019 Hudobný život year 51, 2019, no. 7-8, p. 17
  • KOLÁŘ, Róbert: Asyn(C)hrónie 2019
    Young Chamber Music
    2019 Hudobný život year 51, 2019, no. 6, p. 12-14
  • KOLÁŘ, Róbert: Melos-Étos 2019
    15. ročník medzinárodného festivalu súčasnej hudby, 8.–15. novembra, Hudobné centrum
    2019 Hudobný život year 51, 2019, no. 12, p. 6
  • KOLÁŘ, Róbert: Melos-Étos 2019: 30 rokov po Novembri...
    Festival, ktorý založil Ilja
    2019 Hudobný život year 51, 2019, no. 11, p. 20-21
  • PLATZNER, Alexander: Orfeus 2019: Bláznovstvá s orchestrom
    2019 Hudobný život year 51, 2019, no. 10, p. 18-19
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Peter Javorka [rozhovor]
    2018 Hudobný život year 50, 2018, no. 4, p. 17–19
  • KOLÁŘ, Róbert: Nová slovenská hudba 2018 - fragmenty
    2018 year 50, 2018, no. 12, p. 8
  • SCIGULINSKÝ, Filip: Orfeus 2018 zvýšil nároky sám na seba
    Kompozičný koncert 1
    2018 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 15, 2018, no. 1-2, p. 17
  • FORDINÁLOVÁ, Ľubica - ŠČIGULINSKÝ, Filip: AsynChrónie 2018
    2018 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 15, 2018, no. 1-2, p. 56
  • BUCHOVÁ HOLIČKOVÁ, Zuzana: Veľký malý festival. AsynChrónie
    2018 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 15, 2018, no. 1-2, p. 50-53
  • BALÁŽ, Radovan: Orfeus na vzostupe
    Short Story Long / Ansámbel Asynchrónie
    2017 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 14, 2017, no. 3-4, p. 19
  • GOTTHARDTOVÁ, Kristína: Dvakrát rovnakého Orfea počuť nebudeš!
    2016 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 13, 2016, no. 3-4, p. 26-29
  • JAVORKA, Peter: Skica ku piesňovej tvorbe Vladimíra Bokesa
    2016 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 13, 2016, no. 1-2, p. 2-3
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Ozveny Orfea 2015
    Podvečerné piesne
    2015 Hudobný život year 47, 2015, no. 12, p. 3
  • ŠČEPÁN, Michal: Hudba sa prebúdza v noci
    Žalmy slovenských skladateľov
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 7-8, p. 17
  • DOHNALOVÁ, Lýdia: ŠKO Žilina: Šanca mladým
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 7-8, p. 11
  • KOLÁŘ, Robert: Kompozičné laboratórium: orchestrálne finále
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 7-8, p. 3
  • HATRÍK, Juraj: Osem dní spolupatričnosti
    Festivalový zápisník z Novej slovenskej hudby 2014
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 12, p. 8
  • GOTTHARDTOVÁ, Kristína: Orfeus (do)spieva
    2014 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 11, 2014, no. 3-4, p. 5-7
  • LENHARDTOVÁ, Júlia: Orfeus life
    2014 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 11, 2014, no. 3-4, p. 8-10
  • BUBNÁŠ, Juraj: Bratislava: Nová slovenská hudba 2014
    2014 In: operaplus.cz/bratislava-nova-slovenska-hudba-2014/
    2014
  • GOTTHARDTOVÁ, Kristína: Orfeus zaspieval opäť
    Orfeus v podsvetí (Dvorane) VŠMU
    2013 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 10, 2013, no. 3-4, p. 46-49
  • Personal bibliography
  • Studies (Book Chapters, Dictionary Entries, Scholarly Articles)
  • Skica ku piesňovej tvorbe Vladimíra Bokesa
    2016 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 13, 2016, no. 1-2, p. 2-3
  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • Včera, dnes... a zajtra bude sobota
    2015 TEMPO, časopis HTF VŠMU year 12, 2015, no. 3-4, p. 15-18

Discography

  • Photo: New Dawn NEW DAWN
    2018 CD – Real Music House
    1. Sehyung Kim: Ignition
      EnsembleSpectrum
    2. Lenka Novosedlíková: Plain text
      EnsembleSpectrum
    3. Matej Sloboda: Rhythmus.Diagonale
      EnsembleSpectrum
    4. Howard Skempton: Lignes d´hauntologie / 1949?
      EnsembleSpectrum
    5. Anna Arkushyna: Koernung
      EnsembleSpectrum
    6. Peter Javorka: Quintetto
      EnsembleSpectrum

Awards

  • International Composition Competition GENERATION
    2012 - 2. prize for work Trio

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Peter Javorka: Two musical moments
    17 Jun
    2019
    First performances in Slovakia
    SK
  • Peter Javorka: Klavierstuck - Ragtime
    20 May
    2019
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Ivan Šiller (pf)
  • Lucia Papanetzová: Post Scriptum
    21 Nov
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Juraj Vajó: pre dychové nástroje, melodické bicie, cimbal, klávesové nástroje a performerov
    12 Nov
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Jevgenij Iršai: Tra le pareti sottili
    12 Nov
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Quintetto
    9 Nov
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: EnsembleSpectrum, Matej Sloboda (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: S.A.T.O.R.
    18 May
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Veronika Vitázková (fl)
  • Patrik Kako: .canticum graduum
    17 May
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Pavol Varga (vn), Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Tímea Hvozdíková: Kvapkanie
    17 May
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (umv.)
  • Jana Kmiťová: Searching (You)
    17 May
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Quintetto
    5 Feb
    2018
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Dawn – EnsembleSpectrum Concert, Austrian Cultural Forum, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: EnsembleSpectrum, Eva Belicova (fl), Barnabás Kollárik (cl), Jakub Chlepko (vn), Mikuláš Tuhý (vc), Júlia Novosedlíková (pf), Matej Sloboda (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Feéria II
    26 May
    2017
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Qaartsiluni ensemble, Lajos Rozmán (dir.)
  • Dominik Kopcsay: Tattva tedžas
    25 May
    2017
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Asynchronie ensemble, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: In Symbiosis
    for two accordions
    25 Oct
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    Orfeus Festival, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Eva Ptačinová (ac), Michal Ochodnický (ac)
  • Peter Javorka: Monologo de la Luna
    Cantata for soprano and chamber orchestra
    11 Jun
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Eva Šušková (s)
  • Martina Kachlová: Letter to František
    9 Jun
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    AsynChronie – Young Composers Presentation, Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Kristína Hanzenová (s), Andrej Turčin (vn), Rozália Tomášková (vn), Stanislava Jasíková (vl), Alexandra Kubinová (vc), David Šarkezi (cb), Ludmila Hodulíková (ac), Ivana Chrapková (pf), Lenka Novosedlíková (bat), Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Peter Duchnický: Dvojkoncert
    for accordion, harpsichord and chamber ensemble
    9 Jun
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Ludmila Hodulíková (ac), Ivana Chrapková (cmb), Ansámbel Asynchrónie, Peter Javorka (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Psalm 134
    for tenor and guitar
    20 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Psalms by Slovak Composers, Concert Hall Klarisky, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Martin Gyimesi (t), Martin Krajčo (gui)
  • Peter Javorka: Metamorphoses
    for cello and orchestra
    11 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Composition Laboratory – Orchestra, Concert Hall Klarisky, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Andrej Gál (vc), ZOE Chamber Orchestra, Student of the Academy of Performing Arts, Marián Lejava (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Symfonietta
    5 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Fatra House of Arts, Žilina, SK
    PERFORMERS: Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina, Vladimir Kiradjiev (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Siluety
    for trumpet and piano
    4 Jun
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Filip Brodňan (tr), Jelena Horváthová (pf)
  • Peter Javorka: Four Pages
    for oboe solo
    25 Oct
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Orfeus Festival, Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Paulína Rónaiová (ob)
  • Ľuboš Bernáth: Sonata quasi una fantasia BACH
    3 Jul
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    BachTribute Festival, St. Catherine Of Alexandria Church, Banská Štiavnica, SK
    PERFORMERS: EnsembleSpectrum, Eva Belicová (fl), Peter Javorka (pf), Andrej Turčin (vn), Ján Kružliak, jr. (vn), Peter Dvorský (vl), Branislav Bielik (vc), Matej Sloboda (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Two Pieces Op. 349
    11 Jun
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Mucha Quartet
  • Peter Machajdík: The Immanent Velvet
    for piano
    20 May
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    University of Žilina, Concert hall, Žilina, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Javorka (pf)
  • Jevgenij Iršai: Loansounds
    for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano
    21 Feb
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall of the Conservatory, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: EnsembleSpectrum, Eva Belicová (fl), Juraj Kalma (cl), Štěpánka Davidová (vn), Branislav Bielik (vc), Peter Javorka (pf), Matej Sloboda (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Flashes
    for 12 string instruments
    15 Dec
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    Ľudovít Fulla Gallery, Ružomberok, SK
    PERFORMERS: Bohdan Warchal Slovak Chamber Orchestra, Ewald Danel (dir.)
  • Peter Javorka: Images
    for clarinet and piano
    26 Oct
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    Orfeus Festival, Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Martina Kamenská (cl), Peter Javorka (pf)
  • Peter Javorka: Memento...
    for solo violin
    3 May
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Daniel Herich (vn)
  • Matej Sloboda: Rage I
    17 Apr
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Javorka (pf)
  • Peter Javorka: Sonatina
    for flute and piano
    24 Jan
    2011
    First performances in Slovakia
    New concert hall of the Žilina Conservatory, Žilina, SK
    PERFORMERS: Veronika Moravčíková (fl), Peter Javorka (pf)
  • First performances abroad
  • Peter Javorka: Quintetto
    1 Dec
    2019
    First performances abroad
    Goerlitz, DE
    PERFORMERS: Matej Sloboda (dir.), EnsembleSpectrum
  • Peter Javorka: Siluety
    for trumpet and piano
    3 Jun
    2014
    First performances abroad
    Slovak Institute, Vienna, AT
    PERFORMERS: Filip Brodňan (tr), Jelena Horváthová (pf)
  • Peter Javorka: Images
    for clarinet and piano
    29 Aug
    2013
    First performances abroad
    Ostrava Days, House of Culture, Ostrava, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Péter Szűcs (cl), Joseph Kubera (pf)


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