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Aleksandar Pavlovic - Piano

Biography

Aleksandar Pavlovic was born in 1994 in Belgrade, Serbia. At the age of seventeen he won a scholarship to the Royal College of Music in London, after being spotted by the Head of Keyboard Prof. Vanessa Latarche. Graduating in the class of Norma Fisher, Pavlovic now continues his studies on the Master of Piano Performance programme as a Margaret Mount Scholar. During his time at the RCM, Aleksandar was generously supported by the Soirée d'Or committee, Delta Foundation Serbia and Henry Woodhouse Trust. Before coming to the UK, he studied in Belgrade (Dr Vojislav Vuckovic Music School) with Branka Ziravac and privately with Igor Lazko (Rus/Fr).

Pavlovic has performed at the Royal Albert Hall (Elgar Room), the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Victoria & Albert museum, St. James’ Piccadilly, Yamaha and Steinway Halls in London, Belgrade Philharmonic Hall, Belgrade City Hall, Kolarac Concert Hall, The Cultural Centre of Belgrade, Conservatoire Slave de Musique in Paris, Aula Magna dell’Universita la Sapienza in Rome, Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi in Gorizia. He has also appeared on Serbian National Television on several occasions over the last five years. Pavlovic had his debut with the Symphony Orchestra of the Radio-Television of Serbia in February 2016 performing R. Schumann’s Piano concerto.

The awards that Pavlovic has won in national and international competitions include: The Republic Piano Competition in Serbia – first prize; Petar Konjovic piano competition in Serbia – first prize; Roma and Citta di Gorizia piano competitions in Italy – first prizes, Nikolai Rubinstein piano competition in France – first prize, Robert Schumann and Chapell Medal competitions at the Royal College of Music, London – second and third prizes. In 2010, Pavlovic received the Dositeja Award from the Serbian Ministry of Youth and Sports for his achievements.

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submission February 2017