Sundance 2020 Composer Spotlight: Dmitry Evgrafov
Film: Leave of Absence
Dmitry Evgrafov is a Moscow-based pianist/composer/multi-instrumentalist. Having studied Sound Design in Moscow, Dmitry's music blends intimate piano parts with string arrangements and rich electronics. Completely self-taught, Dmitry began to play music from the age of fourteen, starting out on guitar before quickly moving onto piano. Between 2011-2013, he released an EP and two albums, the first of these arriving at the age of just seventeen. Also working as a sound designer and composer, writing bespoke music for a number of videos, film, commercials, audiovisual installations and scores, Dmitry is now a co-founder of Endel, a company that specializes in creating technology with personalized generative sound environments. Currently signed to Fatcat Records where he has released two studio albums and participated in compilation releases from 1631 Recordings and Deutsche Grammophon.