Dmytro Morykit is a British composer and pianist. Dmytro Morykit started playing the piano at five.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Dmytro Morykit was born on 3 December 1956. His birth name is Dmytro George Morykit. He was born in Northampton to a Ukrainian father and an Italian mother. They were both displaced from their respective countries after World War II. He is 64 years old and his birth sign is Sagittarius.
He started playing the piano under the tuition of Christina Griffin and later, Graham Mayo. Moreover, he won the prize for best original composition at the National Student Drama Festival in 1977 when Sebastion Graham Jones first recommended the prize.
After visiting Richard Demarco in Edinburgh, Morykit made his home there in 1988. He worked on compositions for numerous collaborations with dance and theatre companies. Morykit accompanied Demarco and other artists on a cultural expedition to communist Poland in 1989.
Similarly, Morykit was commissioned by Angus Calder and Amnesty International (Scotland) in 1996 for a performance of 12 poems with music for the Commonwealth Head of States visit to Edinburgh, at the Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh.
Moreover, in 2007, he was commissioned by the Scottish Consul General of Ukraine to write a piece to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Holodomor. Therefore, the resulting collaboration with choreographer, Steinvor Palsson, was a dance film, Portrait of Evil.
He has composed work for a number of short films. And, in 2010 with Brian May’s permission, arranged the complete Bohemian Rhapsody music on the piano to accompany the protest video, Donald Trump does Bohemian Rhapsody.
Morykit created and performed a two-hour score to accompany the classic science fiction silent Metropolis, in 2014. And, the score combines newly composed pieces with a number of Morykit’s existing compositions. Moreover, performance and composition received favorable reviews.
Further, the piece was first performed in Perthshire, and later Morykit toured the UK, including a concert in London. In 2015, Morykit created and performed a new concert/score to accompany the classic silent film Nosferatu (1922) by F. W. Murnau. It was premiered for Halloween at the 14th C Leicester Guildhall before being toured. Further, his partner is the poet Hazel Cameron.
Personal Life and Body Measurements
He has successfully maintained his private life, as he likes to stay away from the spotlight. There is no information if he is single or married or he has any kids. But, there is no information regarding his personal life, love life, and dating history. He has never shared information regarding his personal and private matters.
Dmytro has a healthy and fit body status as of now. He has not given any information related to his height, weight, and other body measurements. However, his hair has turned grey and he has a pair of brown eyes.
Social Media and Net Worth
Talking about his social media presence, he is active on some social media sites. His ‘@DmytroMorykit’ Twitter account has earned over 912 followers. Moreover, he has gathered over 201 followers on his ‘@dmytro.morykit’ Instagram account. Similarly, his YouTube channel has gained over 248 subscribers. And, his Facebook page has amassed over 372 followers.
This amazing pianist might earn a great amount of money. Therefore, his career might have made him earn a huge amount of money till now. However, he has not revealed his earnings and net worth to the public yet.