As a Grammy nominated composer and arranger, Serouj Kradjian is regularly commissioned by organizations and artists both in North America and Europe. Versatile in his approach to both domains, his compositional output includes cantatas, symphonic works, chamber music, vocal and choral works; His arrangements and orchestrations range from chansons to folksongs from Eastern Europe and the Middle East, flamenco to tango, samba and bossa-nova.
The Prophet (2017) Commissioned by Elektra Women’s Choir
Mother of Light (2016) Commissioned by Delos Music. For Soprano soloist and Women’s Chorus
Ode to Isabel (2015) Commissioned and premiered by the Peterborough Singers. For Soprano and SATB Chorus.
Cantata for Living Martyrs (Premiered in April, 2015) for Soprano, SATB Chorus and Orchestra, commissioned by the Fresno Philharmonic Orchestra
Gomidas Songs (Performed by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra & Soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian in April 2015.)
Trobairitz Ysabella (2013) For Soprano, Chamber Orchestra & Percussion. Commissioned by the CBC and premiered by Isabel Bayrakdarian and the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra.
Emak Bakia (2013) For Clarinet, Violin, Cello & Piano, commissioned by Amici Chamber Ensemble , premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival
Sari Siroun Yar (2013) For Violin & Piano, commissioned and premiered by Lara St. John.
Four Songs by Sayat Nova (2012) commissioned by Manitoba Chamber Orchestra
Maurice Ravel: Greek Songs (2012) Arranged for voice & orchestra
Tango Melancolico (2011) Violin & Piano. Commissioned by Soundstreams.
Elegy For Restive Souls (2009). For violin, clarinet, cello and piano commissioned by the Amici Chamber Ensemble.
Songs of Nature (2009) for SATB choir , commissioned by Elmer Iseler Singers and “Stratford Summer Music”.
Wedding Songs (2009) for soprano and SATB choir, commissioned by Elmer Iseler Singers and Stratford Summer Music
Lullaby (2009) for soprano clarinet and four celli, for ATMA Classique
Armenian Folksongs by Gomidas (2008) for soprano and chamber orchestra, commissioned by AGBU, performances at Carnegie Hall (NYC), Jordan Hall (Boston), Roy Thomson Hall (Toronto), Orpheum Theatre (Vancouver)
Triumphant Resurrection (2006) For soprano, chamber orchestra and SATB choir. (commissioned by CBC Radio)
Tangos by Gardel,Piazzolla, Weill, Mononen, Babadjanian, Atrache (Arranger) (2007) for voice, guitar, violin, piano, clarinet, cello, double bass for CBC Records CD “Tango Notturno”
Elegy for Restive Souls (for clarinet, violin, cello & piano) premiered by the Amici Chamber Ensemble