Concert of a trombone virtuoso - Branimir Slokar and friends

2 September 2016 at 8:00 p.m., Grand hotel Union, Ljubljana

Performers:

 

Branimir Slokar, trombone

Mayumi Shimizu, trombone

György Gyivicsan, trombone

Edy Manyak, trombone

 

  

Branimir Slokar – Exceptional world-class musician

Branimir Slokar is a world class musician, trombone virtuoso, excellent soloist and at the same time a devoted pedagogue. With artistic enthusiasm, technical perfection and musical innovation based on hard work, he has enabled the trombone to arise to prominence as an equal soloist’s instrument to all others. He has been playing with the greatest conductors and orchestras in the world. He has appeared as a soloist on the most important musical stages, including: Musikverein Wien, Berliner Philharmonie, Carnegie Hall, Herkulessaal München, Concertgebow Amsterdam, Tonhalle Zürich, Théâtre des Champs-Elysée Paris, Suntory Hall Tokyo, Chicago Orchestra Hall.

Due to his numerous CD-recordings, his radio and TV-programmes, he – the exceptional representative and supporter of trombone playing – receives acknowledgement all over the world and gets invitations to juries of international competitions (Munich, Geneva). Currently he is engaged in pedagogical activities in Freiburg (Germany) and Berne (Switzerland). 

 

Slokar friends