Ukraine's Origen was founded in 1995 by composer, producer, and sound engineer Alexsey Zakharenko. Ever since the albums "New Age Opera" and "Ave Maria" were released, Origen has become one of the most respected and beloved artists of the New Age/Progressive Electronic/Classical Crossover genre. Blending atmospheric New Age elements with real instrumentation and the incredible voice of Opera soprano Tanya Lubimenko, their "Lacrimosa" was certified by The International Association of Independent Recording Artists as an international "Top 40" chart release.
Origen's track "Lacrimosa (Requiem by Mozart)" is the winner of our Editor's Choice Award for March, 2012. This track, stunning and spiritual, glorious and sensational, resides at the pinnacle of music composition and production capability, capturing the essence of a requiem in its fullest form.
Origen (Alexsey Zakharenko) has released 10 albums and produced more then 30 albums by other Ukrainian and foreign artists. His music is widely used for Film and Radio productions, and was recently featured in the US Universal/TriStar trailer for "Spider Man-3."
Originally written for castrato voice, this sorrowful romantic aria full of regret and pity got new radiance in Origen's rendition. "Let me weep over my cruel fate and that I long for freedom!". This is one of the best example of classical crossover. Female Vocals, Classical, Opera, George Frideric Handel
Plaintive piano of baroque & melancholy tone & ambiance, like a candle flickering in the dead of night. Dreamy, peaceful, elegant & unobtrusive melody for any kind of films, TV and radio shows, Instrumental, Classical, Classical Piano
Schubert never composed the song Ave Maria. Originally it was "Ellens dritter Gesang" (Ellen's third song) with lyrics from Walter Scott's poem The Lady of the Lake. The first part of the song is traditional Ave Maria and the second part is original Schubert song "Ellens dritter Gesang" on German, Female Vocals, Classical, Romantic, Franz Schubert
Extraordinary arrangement for strings ensemble, oboe, Moon wind and thunder of famous Beethoven’s sonata #14. It's like a magnet attract listener's attention and put them into meditative mood. Instrumental, Classical, Classical Electronic, Ludwig van Beethoven
Beautiful new age rendition of famous wedding canon in D by Johan Pachelbel. At the beginning you can hear the original clock chimes of Great Belfry of Kiev Pechersck (caves) monastery. This well-known canon is very elegant and majestic and it was widely used during weddings ceremonies. Instrumental, Classical, Baroque
One of the best and earliest versions of Ave Maria by Gulio Caccini, Italian composer, teacher, singer, instrumentalist and one of the founders of the genre of opera. Sounds of the ocean surf, ethereal female vocals and beautiful melody make this song suitable for romantic, dramatic passion scenes, Female Vocals, Classical, Baroque
In 1853 Charles Gounod made variation for violin and piano on the 1st prelude of Johan Sebastian Bach's "Well-tempered Clavier". Six years later the words to Ave Maria song were added and this made version of Ave Maria so popular. This is unusual New Age rendition made by Origen. Female Vocals, Classical, Baroque, Johann Sebastian Bach
Unexpected rendition of Mozart's aria "Et incarnatus est" from famous "Great Mass in C minor". This track is waiting for gifted video producer who has has the same fantasy as the arranger of this track. Suitable for romantic, dramatic, comedy films, TV and radio programs, advertising. Try it. Instrumental, Classical, Classical Electronic