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

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...

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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...

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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...

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His Last Melody

(Written by Steve Sheppard) The new single from pianist Victor Birkan is upon us and entitled His Last Melody, Birkan is a fluent composer of classy solo piano pieces, but on His Last Melody we may well have seen the artist’s best work...

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Previous Life

(Written by Steve Sheppard) Victor Birkan has a new single on offer for all to enjoy and this mysterious new single is a felt piano creation that has a wonderfully artistic energy to its creation. This is also a clever composition, one that manifests an upbeat...

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