Biography

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2018 Member of the “NS Big Band” at the concerts “Rock Opera” held at the Serbian National Theater in Novi Sad.

2017 Member of the Zdravko Čolić band on Australian and New Zealand tour: Auckland, Melbourne, Sidney, Brisbane. Participates in the recording of Kiki Lesendric and Pilots album on a retrospective CD album. The author of the music for the film “Eyes Wide Open”, directed by Marko Novakovic, premiered at the 23rd Auteur Film Festival in Belgrade. Releases the album of instrumental music “My Family Songs”.

2016 New album “Enformel” published by Multimedia Music. Member of the Zdravko Čolić band on USA tour: Phoenix, San Jose, Chicago, New York.

2015 Participant in the filming of the movie and the soundtrack “We will be the world champions”. (Director, Darko Bajić). Author of a fan song called “Our tennis players” for the Serbian Tennis Federation. Three hundredth concert with Zdravko Colic.

2014 Publishing the new instrumental CD, “Bohemian Rhapsodies” (WMAS Records). Promo concert held in Belgrade at Theatre 5. Began teaching guitar students in rock and pop music school “Master Blaster” in Belgrade.

2013 The member of the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra (extended composition) at „Igudesman and Joo“ concert in the concert hall Kolarac. Also the member of the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra (extended composition) at the New Year’s concert dedicated to disco music of the seventies. On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the release of the first Beatles LP, takes part as a member of Kiki Lesendric band – “Pilots“ on concert dedicated to the celebration, production Guitar Art Festival.

2012 Performer on Kiki Lesendric CD “FOREVER AND ACCIDENTALLY” (“ZAUVEK I SLUCAJNO”). Publishing the new instrumental CD, “JAZZiJA” (Dallas Records). Promotional concert held at “Akademija 28” jazz club. At the invitation of the organizers held a Master Class at the Guitar Art Festival in Belgrade. Performer on concert with “KIKI & PILOTS” in popular Belgrade BEER FEST, in front of 100.000 spectators. Performer at BELEF and NISVILLE festival.By the World Music Association of Serbia has been included in the “Serbian World Music All Stars Orchestra”. Member of the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra (extended composition) at New Year’s concert in the concert hall Kolarac.

2011 Performer on European part of ZDRAVKO COLIC’S tour “WHEN YOU LOOK AT ME OVER YOUR SHOULDER” (Frankfurth, Stutgart, Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Luxembourg). Concert of instrumental music with new founded band “SPIRITUS MOVENS”, in Concert hall of music school “MIODRAG VASILJEVIC” in hometown Bor, in the Eastern Serbia,on may the 4th, based on music from the Eastern Serbia, and other composed CD-s last 10 years. Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S concert in Belgrade, Usce, on june the 25th infront of 100.000 spectators. 250th jubilar concert with ZDRAVKO COLIC’S in Prilep, on Beer festival infront of 100.000 spectators. Performer on concert with “KIKI & PILOTS” in popular Belgrade BEER FEST, in front of 100.000 spectators. With “SPIRITUS MOVENS BAND” played a concert with his music on 45. “ZAJECAR GUITAR FESTIVAL”, one of the most popular festivals of rock music in former Yugoslavia and also at 27. JAZZ FEST VALJEVO – festival with long tradition in Serbia.

2010 Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S tour in Canada (Vancouver, Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto). Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S concert in SARAJEVO, on “KOSEVO STADIUM” infront of 60.000 spectators, for the tour “WHEN YOU LOOK AT ME OVER THE SHOULDER” (original title KAD POGLEDAŠ ME PREKO RAMENA), and also the first part of European tour (Stockholm, Goteburg, Munchen, Zurich, Wienna, Skopje). Performer with “KIKI LESENDRIC & PILOTS” in famous “BELGRADE ARENA”, on 2. october infront of 20.000 visitors.

2009 Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S tour in Australia (Pert, Sidney, Melbourne). Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S concert held in famous “OLYMPIA”, Paris, 2/May/2009 Performer on KIKI LESENDRIC & PILOTS” tour, mostly in Serbia.

2008 Performer on Kiki Lesendrić CD, “MOON ON THE DOOR” (“MESEC NA VRATIMA”). Performer on EXIT festival in KIKI LESENDRIC’S band, which held the same name from the eighties “PILOTI”. Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC tour “HOMELAND” (“ZAVICAJ”) in Canada (Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver) and USA (Chicago, St. Louis, Salt Lake City, New York). Two hundred concerts as a guitar player in ZDRAVKO COLIC band. Concert was played in Skopje on may the 17th. Publishing the new instrumental CD, “ROOT AND TREE PARTITURES” (“PARTITURE ZA KOREN I STABLO”).

2007 Listed at new editon of ex-Yu “ROCK ENCYCLOPEDIA” as composer and guitarist. As a representative of RTS (Serbian national media service) took part at “BRAND FAIR 3) held in Belgrade. Special DVD editon “GUITART TRILOGY” published for 10 YEARS ANNIVERSARY. In Belgrade, perfomer on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S concert at “MARAKANA STADIUM” in BELGRADE in front of 80.000 spectators on the first journey concert, for the “HOMELAND” (“ZAVICAJ”) tour.

2006 Special TV show “THE DIARY OF A LONG SAIL” broadcasted in prime time on national TV channel, selected on International TV Festival ROSE D’OR 2006. Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC tour in USA (Boston, Clivlend, St. Louis, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Los Angeles). Solo concert named “GUITART TRILOGY” held in BITEF THEATRE in Belgrade with “ALHEMIA” band.

2005 Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC tour in USA and Canada (New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Toronto, Vancouver) Guitarist, composer and arranger on solo project KRISTINA, CD “ISLAND OF DREAMS”. Composer, arranger and performer of instrumental music CD “THE DIARY OF A LONG SAIL”. As a member of “BALKAN AVELANGE BAND”, a band founded by drummer DRAGOLJUB DJURICIC, performer on Novi Sad “EXIT” Music Festival.
Becomes a member of “SERBIAN COMPOSERS ASSOCIATION” (UKS).

2004 Special TV show “AT THE EAST OF THE WEST” broadcasted in prime time on national TV channel, selected on the International TV Festival “ROSE D’OR” 2004 and International Media Festival in ALBENA. GRAND PRIX of the Festival in ALBENA, BULGARIA. Member of supporting band for the TV show “IDOL”. Performance with Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra with opera singer DAVID D’OR – Belgrade concert, in SAVA CENTAR. Author of music and arrangement for the song performed at International Music Festival “SUNFLOWER” held in Zrenjanin. Gloria, performer of the song won the Award as the best female interpretator of the Festival. Obtain status “artist” by Serbian jazz and pop musicians association. Composer, arranger and performer of soundtrack for film “LUCK FOR LUCKY” in EBU – RTS production.

2003 Composer, arranger and performer of an instrumental ethno-music CD “AT THE EAST OF THE WEST”. (Publisher PGP RTS). Special Diploma handed in by Serbian jazz and pop musicians association for the contribution in development of musical creativity in Serbia. Perfomer on INTERNATIONAL “GUITAR ART FESTIVAL”, held in Belgrade. Cooperation on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S CD “JUGGLE” (original title “CAROLIJA”). Performer at the national TV channel in Special TV show “AT THE EAST OF THE WEST” broadcasted in prime time on national TV channel at New Year’s Evening.

2002 After succes of CD “ON THE WAY TO THE SUN”, founds ALHEMIA BAND. Concert promotion held in Belgrade’s famous theater ATELJE 212. Perfomer on various “live” TV concerts as an author of instrumental music. Performer on ZDRAVKO COLIC tour in USA and Canada (Toronto, New York, Las Vegas, Chicago). Studio guitars played for composition composed by Rade Radivojevic, performed on EUROVISION SONG COMPETITION 2002.

2001 Special TV show dedicated to CD “ON THE WAY TO THE SUN” broadcasted in prime time on national TV channel. In Belgrade, perfomer on ” MARAKANA STADIUM” in front of 100.000 spectators on the final journey concert, on ZDRAVKO COLIC’S tour “OKANO”. Composer and arranger on CD “KRISTINA”, published by PGP RTS.

2000 Composer, arranger and performer of instrumental music CD “ON THE WAY TO THE SUN”, published by MTS. Video clips produced for compositions “MARS” and “URANUS”.

1999 Journey of ZDRAVKO COLIC took place at Former Yugoslav republics. Played over 50 concerts.

1998 Becomes a member of Serbia and Montenegro (SCG) instrumental-music composers association “INSTRUMENTAL FORCES”. Composer, arranger and performer of popular instrumental composition “MARS” published on CD “OCEAN” – compilation of instrumental music composed and performed by most famous authors from SCG. Instrumental composition ” MARS” becomes a radio cover music on SPORT NEWS Radio Belgrade 1. Performer on “OCEAN”, promotional concert held in Belgrade’s famous theater ATELJE 212. Becomes a guitarist in ZDRAVKO COLIC Band. Band was founded for the journey of the greatest Former Yugoslav pop star.

1997 Cooperation with the greatest SCG music stars on various studio projects: Kornell Kovac, Rade Radivojevic, Saša Vasic, Tanja Banjanin, Bisera Velentanlic, Željko Joksimovic… Also, composer for the TV commercials: RTS Satelite programme, Delta Holding…

1996 Guitarist in Kornell Kovach Band. Performer in one year TV show broadcasted in prime time on national TV. TV show was dedicated to the greatest SCG pop music artists and work of composer Kovach.

1995 Composer, arranger and performer for “THE SPIES” first album named “CIRCUS PLANET”. (Edition ITMM).

1994 At “ZAJECAR GUITAR FESTIVAL”, “THE SPIES” wins the Special Jury Award for high art impression demonstrated on the prerformance.

1993 With remake of composition “I LOVE YOU BABY”, “THE SPIES” wins Top 10 List of famous “DISCOMER” Radio Studio B.

1992 After returnig to Belgrade founds the band “THE SPIES”. Performer in the most popular Belgrade rock clubs: “MAGNUM”, “DUNAV FEST”, ” BITEF THEATRE”, “UNDERGROUND”, “HARD ROCK CAFFE”, “THE SPOT” …

1991 Spends a year in USA.

1990 Starts to play in famous Belgrade music clubs.

1989 With the band “CIVILIANS” takes part at the greatest Yugoslav festivals: “ZAJECAR GUITAR FESTIVAL”, ” SUBOTICA FESTIVAL”.

1988 With the “LEAP YEAR BAND”, as a composer and arranger, takes part in BELGRADE ROCK LEAGUE edition. Becomes a member of Serbian jazz and pop musicians association.

1978 The winner on Young Serbian Pianists Competition, held in Leskovac.

1968 Born in Bor, city in the Eastern Serbia.