"Ms. Razaz’s music was ravishing and engulfing throughout..."
Fanfare Magazine: "...the most successful of this group is Gity Razaz’s "Light", in which improvisatory treble figuration is supported by an undulating rotation of minor-ninth harmonies in atmospherically ear-catching passages."
New York Times: "The Metamorphosis of Narcissus,” by Gity Razaz, an Iranian composer, was a world apart: a narcotic mix of dreamy French horn and clarinet calls, limpid Impressionist timbres and electronically induced expanse. Ms. Razaz’s music was ravishing and engulfing throughout ..."
Concert premiere of a short scene from my first opera "A Year of Madness" (Libretto by Jason Kim). Presented as part of the Composers & The Voice fellowship, American Opera Projects. September 12 & 14.
(Photo: Francesca Woodman)
Watch video excerpt of the world premiere of my concert-length dramatic song cycle "The Call Across the Valley of Not-Knowing", commissioned by VisionIntoArt and Jerome Fundation. Video by FaremisVisuals