Papandopulo Quartet in Slavonski Brod

Papandopulo Quartet is playing a concert in Slavonski Brod, on the January 23st at 1930, at the Kazalisno-Koncertna Dvorana Ivane Brlic Mazuranic concert season. On the repertoar there will be some pieces from our latest album "Papandopulo", and some from our next album that we are recording as we speak. See You there!!!!


Piece Breve/Kratka Skladba for cello & piano

Great recording of my Piece Breve/Kratka Skladba for cello and piano performed by Dora Kuzmin Makovic and Petra Gilming in Croatian Music Institute (HGZ) in October of 2013!!!


2013 vs 2014

2013 is almost over. And it was a crazy one:
- more then 40 concerts (solo, quartet, trio, with electronics, solo with orchestra...)
- music for 4 theatre productions
- teaching 24 students in 2 Universities and one Music School (they won 7 international awards)
- premieres of 12Pylon Avenue in Bordeaux, Stribor Says in Zagreb and Stavak for flute quartet in Zagreb...

So far in 2014:
- Soloist in Pavle Dešpalj's Saxophone Concerto on concerts with Maestro Dešpalj as conductor
- Premiere of my first String Quartet (Quartet Sebastian at KDVLisinski)
- Composing music for theatre ( SMG Ljubljana and HNK Split)
- Jury member at first edition of Nochta Saxophone Competition (with Claude Delangle, Arno Bornkamp,  Eugene Rousseau, Pavle Dešpalj, Dragan Sremec and Matjaž Drevenšek)
- Concert tour with Papandopulo Quartet
- Concert tour with sax & electronics
- CD recording: Duo with Ivan Batoš (Cantus Records), Trio GIG  and Papandopulo Quartet (Croatia Records)
and so much more..
Stay Tuned!!!



These last 10 days were crazy: amazing Papandopulo Quartet concerts in Wien & Split, Dani Nove Glazbe Split Festival, a solo recital with electronics in Novi Sad and a premiere of my new piece for 12 saxophones 12Pylon Avenue performed by great Ensemble de Saxophones de Strasbourg! Finally I am home preparing for my residency that takes place from 13/12 - 18/12 in Teatar &TD/Zagreb as well as for Papandopulo Quartet's CD presentation on 15th of December in the same venue!
See You there!!!


Papandopulo Quartet in Wien & new piece for Sax Choir "12 Pylon Avenue" on concerts in France

Papandopulo Quartet again in Wien!! On Novemeber the 19th we will play a mix of Croatian and French music for saxophone quartet at ÖBV Atrium. The concert starts at 18h
After an amazing premiere of Pylon Avenue last year at Ljubljana Festival by amazing group of musicians (P.Geiss, JD Michat, N.Prost, M.Drevensek & 4saxes) Philippe Geiss commissioned a new version of the same piece for 12 saxophones.

The premiere of 12 Pylon Avenue is in Strasbourg, France on November 23rd as a part of a festival "Les Rencontres du Saxophone". Next performance is in Bordeaux on December 1st as a part of "2èmes Rencontres SaxophoneS de l'A.SAX"



Papandopulo Quartet's new release - "Papandopulo"

Papandopulo Quartet released new album "Papandopulo" for Croatia Records featuring music by Mirela Ivičević, Tena Ivana Borić, Matthias Kranebitter, Dubravko Palanović, my own Several Miniatures for saxophone quartet and ofcourse, Papandopulo's Six Croquis. Krešimir Pustički recorded and produced the CD and cover design is done by Karlo Kazinoti. You can get it download it on iTunes and buy the actual CD here.