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GALYA

“It is unable to resist the flow of emotions, which awakens in us a special musical world, created by Galya. Magical threads entangle our hearts causing it to experience the most wonderful moments of our life again and again…”

The uniqueness of Galya’s music directly linked to the fate of this extraordinary composer and pianist. Galya was born in Ukraine in the family where she was surrounded by the music. At 6 years old she had a chance to touch the piano for the first time. Since this unforgettable moment, this beautiful Ukrainian girl discovers this universe - rigorous, demanding, but also emotional and free. And soon music becomes her life.

At the age of 12 Galya received an offer to publish her works from the largest Ukrainian sheet music publisher. The young composer writes different works for various instruments, songs and her symphonic poem for orchestra was a great success. But the first place in her heart has always been taken by the piano.

Best student of the conservatory and first prize winner of international competitions, Galya surprised by her style filled with grace and perfection. From the works of Ravel, Debussy, Tchaikovsky, but also of new composers and pianists such as Keiko Matsui, David Lanz, Yanni, Joe Hisaishi, Galya has taken the best to create her own musical universe marked by polyphony of sounds and a perfect mastery of the piano.

In 2002, there was an amazing change in her life - Galya comes to live in France. In a country that has always attracted creative people from all over the world. An unusual, rich musical atmosphere served as a powerful source of inspiration to Galya. She finally finds his unique romantic style and musical language, which helps to transmit the most subtle emotions and moods. And of course the piano is a heart of this music world.

In December 2009 she released her first album of romantic music «If Only». The album includes 11 original works for piano solo and was featured in Kathy Parson’s «Top 25 of 2010» list. “If Only” have been well-received by audiences and critics alike. Robert J. Wierzbicki, music critic, described the album as being “… is one of the most interesting new age piano CDs that I have listened to in the past few years! “. Kathy Parson says: « What an incredible album! I believe Galya is poised to become an international piano phenomenon…”

Galya makes a number of solo concerts in France for the album promotion. Very soon, the music from «If Only» broadcasted on the radios, both in France and abroad. Many of her pieces have served as soundtracks to documentaries, films and ballets. In 2010 becomes available songbook «If Only».

At the end of 2010 Galya has released EP "Winter Love" and the songbook includes three beautiful Christmas songs for piano solo. It was a Christmas gift for all Galya‘s fans. «… A écouter au coin du feu, en attendant le Père Noël… » (…to listen, while sitting by the fireplace and waiting for Santa…)

In April 2011 by the numerous requests of fans Galya released songbook "Easy Romantic Piano Album". This songbook includes six songs that were composed in the Romantic piano style specifically for the piano beginners.

Galya continue to work with different musicians and singers, travels a lot and all these gives to Galya more and more inspirations. So finally November, 24, 2011 she releases her third CD “Key of Dreams”.

Early 2012 Galya signed a new license agreement with Jingo Records.

Jingo Records is one of the biggest and oldest record companies in Taiwan, with over 30 years of producing, licensing and distributing Classical, Jazz and New Age music on the Asia markets.

CD “If Only…” released in May 2012 reached the 4th place in the TOP 100 Classical albums on KKBOX Music Billboard charts! Along with such famous musicians as Yundi Li, Yo Yo Ma, Sarah Brightman and Hayley Westenra.

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