Relief songs for Japan



Mihai Sorohan Bio

Born in 08 November 1975, lucky enough to have a piano teacher as a mom and a father who used to listen to Louis Armstrong and Nino Rossi. Their influence was so great that resulted in winning a painting contest (in kindergarten) ^_^


1982-1986 Music School, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
1986-1993 Sigismund Toduta Music High School, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
1993-1998 Gheorghe Dima Music Academy (trumpet), Cluj-Napoca, Romania
1995-1997 Bach Academy Master-classes (Baroque music), Cluj-Napoca, Romania
1996-1998 Summer Orchestra and Chamber Music classes, Nirbator, Hungary

Work experience

1997-2003 State Philharmonic Orchestra, Tirgu-Mures, Romania
2003-2006 Romanian National Opera, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2007-2008 State Philharmonic Orchestra, Tirgu-Mures, Romania
2009-2010 NOA Opera Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania

Solo album

2009 - Mihai Sorohan - Anachronic (trumpet, keyboards, guitar)
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Recordings (as guest musician)
Official releases:

2011 - Audio Draft Compilation - Relief Songs For Japan
All incomes from the album sales are donated to the Japan Aid of Finnish Red Cross.
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2011 - Josiah Heflin - Psalms 1 to 10 Revisited
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All Music produced and composed by Josiah Heflin except Psalm 7 and Psalm 10 which were composed and produced by Josiah Heflin and Duncan Parsons and the trumpet interlude on Psalm 9 was composed and arranged by Mihai Sorohan.

2010 - Timohi - CD Viktor Tsoy Tribute Lietuva
More info and free download

2009 - Noa triple CD recorded as part of Music Laboratory Network "The Process"
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Project supervised by Moritz Bergfeld and Gediminas Zujus.

2009 - Opera Skyle DVD
Composed by Ruta Vitkauskaite
Libreto by Gabriele Labanauskaite
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2009 - Yesterdays - The Spaghetti Epic III - The Great Silence (Musea Compilation)
More info (unfortunately sold out)
Yesterdays on My Space

2008 - Teodora Iacob - Efecte speciale (trumpet)
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Teodora Iacob on My Space

2008 - Kaska - Liber si nesilit de nimeni (trumpet)
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Kaska on My Space

2007 - Shukar Collective - Rromatek (trumpet)
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Shukar Collective on My Space

2004 - Nightlosers - Rhythm & Bulz (trumpet)
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Nightlosers on My Space

Other recordings:

2003 - Balkan Winds - live at Deutche Welle (trumpet)
2006 - One - official demo (trumpet)
2006 - Glidq - live at Delta RFI (trumpet)
2008 - Bossa Nova Project - demo (trumpet, keyboards, guitar)
2010 - Eden - Eurovision single "Nirvana" (guitar)
2010 - Timohi - official demo (trumpet, keyboards, guitar)

Upcoming projects:
Alexandr Belkin - Beatles 'n' Jazz

Music composing

2003 - Fahrenheit 451 - theatric adaptation of Ray Bradbury, directed by Liviu Pancu
2004 - Hamlet - written by William Shakespeare, directed by Liviu Pancu
2004 - Priveste inapoi cu manie (Look Back with Anger) - written by John Osborne, directed by Liviu Pancu
2005 - Cocoselul Neascultator (Naughty Rooster) - written by Ion Lucian, directed by Liviu Pancu
2005 - Farsa jupanului Pathleine - directed by Liviu Pancu
2005 - Si fluturii sunt liberi (And the Butterflies are Free) - directed by Liviu Pancu
2006 - Zoo Story - directed by Liviu Pancu
2006 - Eu (Me) - theatric adaptation of History of Religion by Mircea Eliade, directed by Liviu Pancu
2007 - Zamolxe - written by Lucian Blaga, directed by Liviu Pancu

2003 - Shoah (Victims of Holocaust Memorial) - written and directed by Marcel Tintar (Romania)
2006 - Blow my Mind - written and directed by Citrina (Lithuania)
2007 - Fishermen - written and directed by Citrina (Lithuania)

Computer games & software
2008 - Shift 3 produced by Armor Games
2008 - Modern Tactics 2 produced by TTP
2009 - The Insanity - produced by Evil Kris
2010 - demo songs for Mu.Lab 3 official release

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