Roksana Smirnova and Misha Kalinin are Ukrainian composers and music producers with more than 20 years of experience. They specialise in a range of genres, from classical and orchestral to electronic and experimental. They are creating soundtracks for a variety of projects, including films, television series, video games, commercials etc.
Music has the power to evoke emotions, set the tone, and create a sense of atmosphere like no other art form. This is especially true in the world of films and visual media, where the right soundtrack can transform a scene or an entire project. This is where the art of composing comes in.
For Misha Kalinin and Roksana Smirnova composing is a collaborative process that involves a deep understanding of the visual media and the emotions it aims to evoke. Their collaborations with different performers, such as strings ensembles, singers, and a various ethnic instrument players, are creating truly immersive, unique and unforgettable soundscapes. The passion for music is evident in every project they take on. The music they create enhances the emotion and storytelling of films and visual media.
Creating the soundtrack is the process that involves working closely with directors, producers, and other creative professionals to create a unique and memorable musical experience that complements the visuals whether it's a film that requires a sweeping orchestral score to add an emotional depth to the story, a television series that needs a dynamic soundtrack that evolves with each episode, a video game that immerses players in a rich and vibrant world, or a commercial that needs a catchy jingle that sticks in your head.
The art of creating unique and unforgettable soundtracks is an essential part of the visual media industry.
Soundtracks can become iconic, synonymous with the projects they accompany, and enhancing their overall impact.
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The Full Story
Roksana and Misha came together from different musical backgrounds, and their scope of experience is easily heard in their artistry. Misha Kalinin takes the guitar out of its traditional place. Brimming over with ideas, he creates something remarkably unexpected. Pianist Roksana Smirnova combines spontaneity of improvisation with a sense of form influenced by her
The music brings together strongly contrasting elements: spacious impressionistic sound, improvisational interaction, dynamic
rhythmic structures and sounds dissolving in silence...
Channeling the flow of inspiration, the duo actively paints pictures in the mind...
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