The Power of Improvising


Victor Birkan

Victor Birkan resides in Beer-Sheva, Israel. He obtained classical music education in St. Petersburg, Russia, but started to record and publish his music only in 2018. Preferred genre – improvised piano miniatures and arrangements, with very minor computer editing, no effects – just absolutely spontaneous, really “handmade” music.

If you want to support Victor Birkan, you may do it on his bandcamp page

Burning Bush

(Written by Steve Sheppard) There can be no one more prolific in suspenseful solo piano music around today, other than the amazing Victor Birkan. The good news is he has a new single out called Burning Bush, and this delicious composition seems to take us all on a...

read more

Magic Bird

(Written by Steve Sheppard) The fluency of pianist Victor Birkan is something to be treasured and admired, and here on his latest single he continues that artistic theme with his latest release Magic Bird. Utilising the felt piano to draw a mysterious...

read more

Between Night and Day

(Written by Steve Sheppard) Victor Birkan is a prolific composer of intelligent and colourful solo piano compositions; Between Night and Day is his latest single, and a mysterious new arrangement drifts before us like a late November fog, so what lays...

read more

Fly With Me

(Written by Steve Sheppard) There is something about a Victor Birkan performance that is so graphic, so pleasing to the senses; he plays with a passion and a tale to tell, and does so with such a dramatic flourish, especially on this latest single...

read more

Empty Windows

(Written by Steve Sheppard) Pianist Victor Birkan has been in fine form lately and his muse is working overtime to bring us some of the most passionate and colourful solo piano around, and now the artist has a new single called Empty Windows for us...

read more

Skip to content