Djordje Marković

composer, improviser

Djordje Marković is composer and performer from Novi Sad (Serbia). He finished study of Philosophy at University of Novi Sad, graduated on area of Aesthetics and Philosophy of Music. He also completed Bachelor and Master studies in composition at the Academy of Arts at the same university. Currently studying at Kunstuniversität Graz with Beat Furrer. He is also active in local Serbian scene of improvised and experimental music, and his works have been performed at Afest, KoMA festival, International Review of Composers in Belgrade, Showroom of Contemporary Sound in Zagreb, Kings Place Festival in London, 48th Dimitria fest in Thessaloniki, Southsite in Hong Kong, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts in Green Bay, Wisconsin (USA), and at numerous local concerts. As a performer he has performed in major cities at home as well as abroad. In 2013, his piece “Ambiente” was selected as one of three winning submissions in the London Sinfonietta’s R.S.V.P. Call for Works, and was premièred alongside Tenney’s “Postal Pieces” at the Kings Place Festival; he also won the first prize at the Rudolf Brucci national competition of composition.