Djordje Marković

composer, improviser

Djordje Marković is composer and performer from Novi Sad (Serbia). He studied at the Academy of Arts at the University of Novi Sad with Zoran Mulić where he obtained his B.A. and M.A. degrees in composition. He also studied Philosophy at the same university, graduated in Aesthetics and Philosophy of Music, and completed Postgraduate studies in Composition at Kunstuniversität Graz with Beat Furrer. 


He attended lessons, master classes and courses with composers who helped him to find a personal way of thinking, among them: Alberto Posadas, Wolfgang Heiniger, Franck Bedrossian, Raphaël Cendo, Mark Andre, Tristan Murail, Clemens Gadenstätter, Isabel Mundry, Dmitri Kourliandski, Klaus Lang, Pierluigi Billone, Dieter Ammann, Dimitri Papageorgiou, Yuri Kasparov, etc.


His works have been performed at Afest in Novi Sad, KoMA and International Review of Composers in Belgrade, Showroom of Contemporary Sound in Zagreb, Kings Place Festival in London, Dimitria fest in Thessaloniki, Southsite in Hong Kong, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts in Green Bay, Wisconsin (USA), International New Music Festival Crossroads in Salzburg, Rainy Days Festival in Luxembourg, festival of contemporary music Contrasti in Trento (Italy), Impuls Academy in Graz, festival MIXTUR in Barcelona, Kresge Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA), New Music Week in Larissa (Greece), International New Music Festival reMusik in Sankt Petersburg (Russia), then in Paris, Banja Luka, Ljubljana, Trieste and numerous local concerts throughout Serbia. 


His music has been performed by London Sinfonietta, Ensemble Nikel, Ensemble DissonArt, Ensemble United Instruments of Lucilin, Contemporary Music Ensemble Synaesthesis, Klangforum Wien and PPCM, Ensemble of New Music Studio 6, Ensemble Construction, St. George's Strings, ensemble MotoContrario, Aleph Gitarrenquartett, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble, etc. 


His pieces have been chosen in numerous international Call for Scores, and he is laureate of Rudolf Brucci National Competition of Composition


He is also active in the field of improvised and experimental music.


His works are published by BabelScores and can be heard on his soundcloud page.