Microfest 2020 announcement

4th international festival of microtonal music   This year was very specific in many ways considering the Covid-Richter scenario but despite all restrictions, and cancellations, it is my pleasure to welcome you at 4th international festival of microtonal music in Zagreb on 5th of December in Culture centar Prečko 2A! These years edition is one day happening featuring […]

World premiere of “Slavonian dance No.2”

“Slavic Rhapsody” Croatian Radio Television Symphony Orchestra Pascal Rophé, conductor Aleksej Volodin, piano Program:  Zoran Šćekić: Slavonian dance No. 2 (world premiere) Sergej Rahmanjinov: Rhapsody on Paganini’s theme, op. 43 Igor Stravinski: Petrushka (1946.) Video excerpts and photos of the concert accessible on: https://glazba.hrt.hr/558928/simfonijski-orkestar/slavenska-dusa-s-francuskim-temperamentom?fbclid=IwAR047vkUXZxDx2Wn5qVEli92fimEOhXze3KDtCTXmrDnZbU3OqQSo76BhG4 Audio recording of the Croatin radio 3 live transmission of the […]

“Harmony of dissonance” CD album released

Navona Records released CD album “Harmony of dissonance” with the Jazz Orchestra of the Academy of Music in Zagreb, and Harmonija Disonance ensemble. More info @ https://parmarecordings-news.com/october-11-2019-new-releases-from-navona-and-ravello-records

International Ekmelic Music Society releases in 2019

Zoran Scekic’s article “Introduction to the five limit intervals harmony” was published in the book “Mikrotone: Small is Beautiful” and his compostion “Hybrid states” is included on the CD album  “Vom Leben das Beste”. The book and the CD is published by University Mozarteum Salzburg and International Ekmelic Music Society More info @ http://www.ekmelic-music.org/en/disk/vom-leben-das-beste.htm?fbclid=IwAR17d75hBZ_8WY-uw_TdS1UGHTtBtOqXXDDAb62H96D2C5fa6HUwr-Lh9-M https://www.mackingerverlag.at/shop/item/29-mikrotoene-small-is-beautiful-i.html

World premiere of Zoran Scekic’s new composition on Music Biennale Zagreb

This year Music Biennale Zagreb celebrates its 30th anniversary. Composition “Construction 5.1” has been ordered by 30th Music Biennale Zagreb especially for Zagreb Saxophone Quartet featuring American saxophone icon Jon Irabagon on Mezzo Soprano and Soprillo saxophone. Synthesis of written and improvised music, which makes the main subject of this composition, has been approached through […]

3rd international festival of microtonal music

miCROfest 2018 27 October 2018 @ CeKaTe Park Stara Trešnjevka 1, 10000 Zagreb Program of the festival consist of lectures and concert introducing worldwide microtonal experts offering insights about microtonal composition, theory, instruments, traditional and contemporary microtonal systems, microtonal art and interpretation. Follow the LINK to a detailed program. Entrance to all festival events is […]

The harmony of dissonance – The trace of traditional singing’s

Concert The harmony of dissonance was born as a result of artistic research and new study programs and programs at the Music Academy. Unlike the concert repertoire that the ensembles of the Musical Academy represented during the cycle of Lisinski Sabbath, Harmony of Dissonance is a program step forward in the neglected and unexplored sphere […]

miCROfest 2017 program

miCROfest is an international festival of microtonal music aiming to create an opportunity for the public to encounter microtonal music, microtonal instruments and theories of microtonal music. This year, as one of the few events across Europe, miCROfest is part of the EUROMicroFest. Festival mission is to present program ranging from lectures held by ethno/musicologists […]

Hybrid Harp Tuning @ MIKROTÖNE ~ SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL symposium

International symposium MIKROTÖNE ~ MICROTONES SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL is a biennial event of the International Ekmelic Music Society organized in co-operation with the Mozarteum University Salzburg and in partnership with ConTempOhr and with EUROMicroFest 2017. Symposium included Paper Presentations, Workshops, and Concerts focusing on Microtonal Music. Zoran Scekic has held a lecture “Hybrid harp tuning” where […]

Zoran Scekic @ XIII Moscow International Slavic Musical Festival

Famous Moscow International Slavic Musical Festival was organized for the 13 year by the famous School of Arts named after M.A. Balakirev, between 18 and 21 of May 2017. Festival program included contest of young musicians, concerts, exhibitions, cultural programs for participants and guests, meetings in the cultural centers of Slavic countries, round table meetings […]