Elena Papari was born in Athens, Greece in 1964, she studied French literature and classical guitar.

She completed her studies in harmony, counterpoint, fugue and composition with Michail Travlos.

Her works have been performed in many Concert Halls, 

such as the Thessaloniki Concert Hall, the Goethe Institute of Athens, 

the historical salle “Parnassos, Onassis Cultural Center and other.

She is member of the Greek Composer’s Union.

 



Works

2007 : wandering to Asia (English horn, cello, piano ).

2009 : 3 pieces for solo piano

2010: cello concert

           Chronopolis for orchestra

           piano variations

           nocturne for flute and piano

 2011: Antarctica , quintet, performed in Thessaloniki Concert Hall

                  by Dissonart (young composers workshop) .

           Ile lointaine   for English horn, bass clarinet,guitar,piano.

 2012: five  aquatic moments (πέντε υδάτινες στιγμές) , string trio

 2013: unforeseen solo piano

            Breeze , flute trio

            Nuit,  for solo classical guitar

            on the rails (στις ράγες ), for flute ,oboe, clarinet, horn, 

            xylophone, double bass and piano. 

            le jardin de Monet, for flute,clarinet, marimba , percussion,

            piano.

 2014: luna,  for flute, clarinet, French horn,   marimba,  violin, cello

 2015: promenade avec Maurice, for flute, harp, and double bass.

            Mirrors for solo flute

           Zephyros for orchestra

              river’s sound for flute, bass clarinet, violin, cello, piano.

              forget me not  , for flute ,violin ,and guitar.

2016:  Colors,  Onassis scholars acossiation’s,  commission for     

             oboe, bassoon and piano

             tango illusion ,a miniature for  flute and harp.

             Olympus ,  for flute, oboe and bass clarinet

             northern star , a miniature for alto flute

             Athens ( πέντε σκίτσα της Αθήνας), for flute,  english horn,         

             french horn ,vibraphone , violin, cello, piano.

            stars in the dark-lights in the city for clarinet and piano

            pas de deux , piano à quatre mains

Discography

Her “Mirrors “, variations for solo flute,  performed by Iwona Glinka , to whom it  is dedicated,  is included in the CD BETH released by Sarton, in 2016

Her“northern star”, for alto flute, performed  by Iwona Glinka, to whom it is dedicated,  is included in the CD  ONE MINUTE , released by Sarton in 2017.