Milica Zulus, violin
Marija Radovanović, violin

5th Concert of the International Music Cycle

13. December 2018
19.30
Knight's Hall, Križanke
Free entrance

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Križanke Summer Theatre

The roof of the Križanke Summer Theatre was damaged by late snowfall in 2016. As a result, seating in the venue is currently exposed to the elements. Seats in rows 9A, 14 and 15, seats in the balconies and seats located by statues and towers have a restricted view of the stage.

 Free tickets for the Young Virtuosi concert are available at the Križanke Box Office and online at www.ljubljanafestival.si

5th Concert of the International Music Cycle

MILICA ZULUS, violin
UKI OVASKAINEN, piano

MARIJA RADOVANOVIĆ, violin
UKI OVASKAINEN, piano

Programme

L. van Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 5 in F major, Op. 24
F. Kreisler: Recitativo und Scherzo-Caprice, Op. 6
F. Kreisler: Zigeuner-Capriccio
F. Waxman: Carmen Fantasie

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A. Schnittke: Suite in Old Style for Violin and Piano, Op. 80
J. Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108
C. Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A Minor, Op. 2

Milica Zulus was born in 1999 in Vienna. She started playing the violin at the age of 4 and attended the class of Prof. M. Sorokowa at the University of Music in Vienna. Since 2015 she is a regular bachelor-student in Konzertfach Violine, in the class of Prof. G. Schulz, at the University of Music in Vienna. Before winning the European Violin Competition Alfredo e Vanda Marcosig in Gorizia/Italy (1. Prize; 2008), Milica Zulus won several national competitions in Austria. She has been playing numerous concerts in the Wiener Konzerthaus (Mozartsaal, Schubertsaal) and in the main hall of the Kolarčeva Zadužbina/Belgrade, among them also accompanied by orchestra. She played, among other, in the Sava Centar (Belgrade), in the Srpska akademija nauka i umetnosti (Belgrade), in the Glazbeni zavod (Zagreb), in the Primacialny palac (Bratislava) in the Teatro Malibran (Venice), in the Stanislavski Theatre at the festival of the Spivakov-Foundation (Moscow), at the Chopin Festival/Gaming (Austria) and numerous concerts at the Art Link Festival (Belgrade). In february 2018 she played the violin concerto by P. I. Tchaikovsky with the RTS Symphony Orchestra in Belgrade, in cooperation with conductor Bojan Suđić. Besides solistical activity, she plays intensively chamber music as well.

Marija Radovanović was born in 2001 in Belgrade, Serbia. She has played violin since the age of 7 in Music school „Petar Konjovic“ in the prof. D. Mladenovic. Since september 2015. she has been student of Music school „Vatroslav Lisinski“ in Belgrade. Since june 2016 she has been a regular student in the class for higly gifted children of prof. E. Percan at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz, Austria. She has won many awards at various competitions. The most important are first prize at „Ohrid pearls“ EMCY competition in Ohrid, Macedonia (2016) and second prizes at Kocian Violin C Competition  Usti nad Orlici  – Czech Republic (2017) and International Festival of Musical Creativity „Earth is our common home“ – Ekaterinburg, Russia (2017) She has also won first prizes at Serbian National Competition (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018), and third prizes at Kocian Violin Competition  Usti nad Orlici  – Czech Republic (2015) and International competition of young musicians „Petar Konjovic“ EMCY  Belgrade – Serbia (2013). She made her debut with orchestra at the age of nine in Serbia and played with Graz University Orchestra in june 2017 and „Camerata Musica“ in june 2018. Marija is a concertmaster and soloist of „Artlink Virtuosi“ chamber orchestra.

Uki Ovaskainen was born in Espoo in Finland in 1975. He studied at the famous Sibelius Academy in Helsinki and at the Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen, graduating from the latter with distinction. He completed postgraduate studies at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hanover. He is active as a soloist and chamber musician and has performed concerts throughout Scandinavia and in Germany, Austria, Israel, Spain, Russia, Serbia and Croatia. He has won a number of international prizes. Since 2001 he has worked as a répétiteur for strings at the Belgrade Faculty of Music.

Important information

General

Audience members are politely reminded that mobile phones, watches and other technical devices emitting acoustic signals must be switched off during performances.

Audio and video recording and photography are prohibited at all Ljubljana Festival events.

Once purchased, tickets will not be refunded.

Tickets will not be refunded if an event is interrupted by a power failure or (in the case of outdoor events) adverse weather, or disrupted by noise or any other external factor.

If an event is cancelled you may exchange your tickets for tickets to any other Ljubljana Festival event or request a refund, which must be collected within one month.

The Ljubljana Festival reserves the right to change the programme, performers, venues and scheduled start times.

Ljubljana Festival tickets are exempt from VAT (Point 13 of Article 42 of the Value Added Tax Act in conjunction with Article 69 of the Rules on implementation of the Value Added Tax Act).

Križanke Summer Theatre

The roof of the Križanke Summer Theatre was damaged by late snowfall in 2016. As a result, seating in the venue is currently exposed to the elements. Seats in rows 9A, 14 and 15, seats in the balconies and seats located by statues and towers have a restricted view of the stage.