Concert of the fifth season of the cycle presenting the best students of the Faculty of Music, Belgrade
“FACULTY OF MUSIC and GUARNERIUS REWARDING”
MILENA DAMNJANOVIĆ, soprano
VLADIMIR GLIGORIĆ, piano
Guest at the concert – EVGENIJA JEREMIĆ, soprano
Program: Duparc, Messiaen, Szymanowski, Brahms, Handel, Sibelius, Puccini, Jovičin Damjan, Krstić Rade
Cycle is held under the patronage of the City of Belgrade and Company NELT,
and is organized by the Faculty of Music and Guarnerius.
Milena Damnjanović, soprano, born in Kruševac on 1994. She is student of the third year at the Faculty of Music, University of Belgrade in the class of prof. Violeta Pančetović Radakovic. She finished a primary and elementary music school, the department of piano, and then she enrolled the section for solo singing at the Secondary Music School “Stevan Hristić” in Kruševac, which she completed as the best student of the year 2013. During her schooling, she has received several Republic awards for solo singing, piano, harmony and solfeggio.
During her studies at the Faculty of Music she achieved numerous successes:
- First place at the 17. International competition for solo singers “Nikola Cvejić ” in Ruma in 2014,
- First Place and Laureate at the same competition in 2015;
- First place and laureate at the competition “Serbian solo song” in Mladenovac, held in 2015,
- Second place at the competition “Lazar Jovanović” in 2014, first place in the same competition in 2015.
- Second place and a special prize for best performance of a composition from composer invitation competition at the “Horizon on the Tisa”, held in Novi Bečej
- First place at the International Student Complementary Piano Competition in Niš in 2015.
As a soloist, she has performed at many events.
Evgenija Jeremić, soprano was born in Kragujevac in 1991 and is a student in the class of prof. Violeta Pančetović-Radakovic.
Among numerous awards include the first prize, the audience award and the award from Plovdiv Opera on the 2nd International Competition for young opera singers Elena Nikolai, Bulgaria (2014), first prize at the 43rd Jeunesses Musicales Competition in Belgrade (2013), first prize at the International Competition Petar Konjović (2012), and others.
2011 Evgenija was admitted to the opera studio Borislav Popović at the National Theatre in Belgrade, which was led by prima donna Radmila Bakočević then debuted at the National Theatre. She is awarded from the fund “Danica Mastilović” for the best and most promising student of study program for solo singing of 2014/2015.
Vladimir Gligorić, piano (Belgrade, 1979), primary and secondary music education gained in the music school Mokranjac. He graduated from the Faculty of Music in Belgrade in 2002. Postgraduate studies began at the Conservatoire de musique de Geneve (Switzerland), and received an MA at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade in the class of prof. A. Serdar.
He has held numerous solo concerts in Belgrade and across Serbia and beyond the borders of our country (Paris, Geneva, Rome, Barcelona, Hvar).
He has performed at many festivals in the country and abroad. He is winner of many domestic and International awards. Performed with many Orchestras.
He is higher artistic associate at the Department of solo singing at the Music Academy in Belgrade.