March 2016

This March:
02.03 Papandopulo Quartet will play a recital featuring great Croatian harpsichord player Linda Mravunac Fabijanic in D Minor Harpsichord Concerto by Bach and Abdelasser Suite by Purcell. We ll premiere our own arrangement of Six Bagatelles by Ligeti and continue presenting our second album with music by Petit and Papandopluo
03.03 Duo Mia Grubisic and Jaroslav Sadovy will premiere my new duet for clarinet and cello ”Gris, gris, l amour et gris”. The concert will be broadcasted live on Croatian National Radio 3.
08.- 10.03 I will be a jury member at TEMSIG competition in Slovenia
17.03 Split will host annual Porin Award. My new solo album is nominated in 4 categories.
18.03 Papandopulo Quartet will give a recital in Sarajevo, our debut performance there!
21. - 24.03 9th Spring Saxophone Masterclass in Jaska will take place.
22.03 Trio GIG and Papandopulo Quartet concerts in Jastrebarsko
Stay tuned for more!


Soloist with Croatian RadioTelevision Orchestra

Excited that 14 years after its premiere I ll be performing again as a soloist in Acrobat in Love by Ivana Kiš for saxophone and orchestra. It was my debut concert as a soloist in Lisinski Hall in 2002., the orchestra stays the same like and the conductor is Ivan Josip Skender. Concert starts at 20h, and the date is 25.02.2016!


Post Nubila Phoebus - New Solo CD is OUT!

Last thing I had to do in 2015 is done. New Solo CD produced by Krešimir Seletković and released by Cantus is out. On it You can find music by Mirela Ivičević, Ana Horvat, Viktorija Čop, Petar Bergamo, Pavle Dešpalj & Matthias Kranebitter. Featuring Ivan Batoš, Goran Jurković , Trio GIG, Pavle Dešpalj with Croatian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Marko Mihajlovic. Cover art by Josip Tirić, photo by Bruna Kazinoti. Enjoy!


The Metamorphosis in Prague

The Croatian National Theatre (HNK) Split's most popular play, Kafka's "The Metamorphosis" directed by Ivan Plazibat (and music done by me) is going to another tour. This time in Prague! 
The venue is Činoherní klub and the date is December the 10th.


New Album by Papandopulo Quartet

Croatia Records just informed us that Papandopulo Quartet's 2nd Album is here!! It's called "PER QUATTRO" and its flled with music by Gershwin, Rossini, Petit, Ferek Petric, Monti and von Nordenskjold! We hope our 2nd album will come close to the success of our debut CD which became Croatia's No1 best selling Classical Album with more then 2000 copies sold. iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/id1052177330