Composer, arranger, orchestrator

ABOUT

Daria Novo is a Russian composer, arranger, and orchestrator working mainly in scoring for films and animation, as well as music for theater. A graduate of St. Petersburg Conservatory of Music, Novo has arranged or orchestrated for the St. Petersburg Concert Choir, the St. Petersburg Theater of Musical Comedy, and has orchestrated alongside several Russian film composers. 

Her original arrangements for a cappella choir hold a special place in her work. In 2013 she was named the laureate of the Youth Prize of St. Petersburg in the field of Art. Novo is currently a professor of music composition at Technology and Applied Composition in SF Conservatory of Music, and is writing music for mobile games, television, and theaters in the US and Russia.  In 2018 Novo was commissioned to write music for highly anticipated world premiere of SF Ballet’s Choreographer in Residence Yuri Possokhov.