Ioana Selaru is a Romanian composer and violinist who began her musical career at an early age. Fueled by her curiosity and hunger for knowledge, Ioana has continuously expanded her musical boundaries by exploring multiple artistic fields. She has experimented with many musical genres, ranging from classical to experimental music. Her works often contain unusual combinations of instruments and sounds with the purpose of creating a greater emotional impact and a more lasting impression on the audience.
A piece of film or TV music that I really love is…
“The first soundtrack that got my attention was Thomas Newman’s work for the American Beauty movie. The simplicity of melodic lines combined with a light orchestration made me realise how important original music can be for a picture. It doesn’t matter how complex it is, but how pure and simplistic music can affect your emotions.”