Voices of Silicon Valley conductor is selected Grammys member
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After the Orpheus Classical label release of Stockhausen's Stimmung, Dr Cyril Deaconoff is invited as voting member of The Recording Academy (Grammys)

SAN JOSE, Calif. - eMusicWire -- The Recording Academy (Grammys) has recently invited Dr Cyril Deaconoff, Artistic Director of the Voices of Silicon Valley to become a voting member. This follows the commercial recording by Voices of Silicon Valley of Stockhausen masterpiece's Stimmung, released on Orpheus Classical label, a first for an American group. Also included in that recording were pieces composed by Dr Deaconoff.
To follow this path breaking trajectory, this October 2021 Voices of Silicon Valley (VOSV) will present an online show: Together at Last. The program includes a rarely performed masterpiece by Luciano Berio, Cries of London, originally written for King's Singers. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Cyril Deaconoff, VOSV will present a semi-staged version of this work and an optional 3D version for virtual reality (VR) headsets

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Cyril Deaconoff is a conductor, composer of concert and media music, audio engineer, educator and organist.

An active vocal and orchestral conductor, Cyril Deaconoff was one of only sixteen conductors chosen by Chorus America to participate in the Beethoven Conducting Master Class with the Philadelphia Singers and their Music Director David Hayes, and Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra, Christoff Eschenbach. Several of Cyril Deaconoff's works have been published by E.C.Schirmer. His opera The Last Tycoon after F. Scott Fitzgerald with a libretto by David Yezzi was performed by West Bay Opera and West Edge Opera.

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