Zoran Marković

Zoran Marković gained a master's degree at the University of Belgrade, continuing his studies in Venice, Cremona, Munich and Salzburg. While studying he was successful in many competitions both in Finland and abroad. He has performed as soloist with the Slovenian and Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestras and the Detmold Chamber Orchestra, and has worked with several European chamber music ensembles. From 1990 to 2004 he was leader of the double bass section in the Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra, and since 2006 he has been a regular guest of the Slovenian Radio Symphony Orchestra. He teaches at the Ljubljana Music Academy and gives many masterclasses all over the world. In recent years his skills have extended to conducting, with some success: he is the main guest conductor of Austria's Feldkirch Orchestra. Marković is also founder and Managing Director of ZMT Tailpiece, a company that specialises in tailpieces for stringed instruments.

Programme

10. Kontio School 18.15

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Lullaby and Doina for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and double bass (2001)

Tue
11.7.

14. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Igor Stravinsky (1882—1971):

The Soldier's Tale, concert suite for narrator and seven instruments

Wed
12.7.

24. Kuhmo Arts Centre 16.15

Edward Elgar (1857—1934):

Serenade, Op. 20 for strings (1888-1892)

Fri
14.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Julian Milone (1958):

Fantasy on Bizet's Carmen for four violins and double bass

Tue
18.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Manuel de Falla (1876—1946):

Danza Ritual del Fuego (Ritual Fire Dance) from El Amor brujo

Tue
18.7.

46. Kuhmo Church 11.00

Antonio Vivaldi (1678—1741):

Violin Concerto, Op. 8/1-4 "Four Seasons" (1725)

Wed
19.7.

67. Vuokatinhovi Restaurant 18.00

Astor Piazzolla (1921—1992):

The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

Wed
19.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

J.S. Bach (1685—1750):

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048 (1721, 2nd movement by Jukka Tiensuu)

Thu
20.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Osvaldo Golijov (1960):

Last Round for string nonet (1996)

Thu
20.7.

55. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.00

Astor Piazzolla (1921—1992):

The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

Thu
20.7.