Defined by a distinctive use of strings and vocals, Natalia Tsupryk‘s music draws from her classical background to combine elements of folk, electronic, and classical. One of her most recent solo works Elegy for Spring is a part of Piano Day Vol.1 Compilation released with Nils Frahm‘s label LEITER.
Natalia has scored award-winning films across fiction, documentary, and animation that have screened internationally at festivals such as Palm Springs, Indy Shorts, PÖFF, and were short-listed for BAFTAs. Since 2017 Natalia has been collaborating with the Kyiv National Academic Molodyy Theatre scoring several plays, including The Master Builder and Ostriv Lyubovi. In 2023, Natalia scored the Audible Original adaptation of Charles Dickens‘ The Signalman, narrated by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes. She also scored the BBC documentary Scandalous: Phone Hacking on Trial, featuring interviews from the likes of Hugh Grant, Sienna Miller and others.
As a violinist, Natalia performed all around the world, both as a soloist and a member of chamber groups and orchestras at such venues as Wiener Musikverein, Wiener Konzerthaus, ORF RadioKulturhaus, Synchron Stage Vienna, and the National Philharmonic of Ukraine. She has also worked as a session violinist and violist with composers Lorne Balfe, Oli Julian, Jessica Jones, Alex Baranowski, and many others, including projects like The Wheel of Time (2021-), Dopesick (2021-), The Tinder Swindler (2022).
After graduating from Lysenko Music School in Kyiv, she was classically trained at The Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna. She then went on to graduate with an MA in Composing for Film and Television from the National Film and Television School where she was mentored by Dario Marianelli.
As a recording artist, Natalia released her debut LP Choven in 2020 and an EP Vaara in 2021. She has also collaborated with Angus MacRae on two EPs; Silent Fall (2021) and II (2022). She contributed a composition to the vocal collective SANSARA, released on Platoon. She released When We Return to the Sun EP, recorded at LEITER‘s Berlin studio and released via the label’s imprint. A new EP from Natalia is due for release this October entitled do nestyamy.