Any suggestions for Modern Classical composers?

I'm looking for composers like Ludovico Einaudi. I'd MUCH prefer it if it's piano-based, although occasional influences/additions of other strings/whatever instruments are great as well. Also, I'm looking for something depressing, or uplifting in a depressing way (lol if you get what I mean:p, just... show more I'm looking for composers like Ludovico Einaudi. I'd MUCH prefer it if it's piano-based, although occasional influences/additions of other strings/whatever instruments are great as well. Also, I'm looking for something depressing, or uplifting in a depressing way (lol if you get what I mean:p, just check out the links below :D) not over-complicated like trve classical music but not too minimalist either.

Here are some songs by Ludovico Einaudi that I adore:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qvglWAHD...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iV8zjceBt...

No Yiruma plz.

Thanks heaps classicalheads!
Update: oh look at the amount of elitists on this section. You're worse than teenage metalheads!
Update 2: Del_icio: note tht I say modern classical. I'm really not into your boring type of classical whose pretentiousness just bores me to tears. If you don't have any suggestions, feel free to gtfo.


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