Marija Kandic – accordion


Born in Užice/Serbia • Musical education in Užice and Belgrad • Diploma after studying in the class of Prof. Ivan Koval at the Hochschule für Musik FRANZ LISZT Weimar • Master class degree at the university of music in Würzburg in the class of Prof. Stefan Hussong • Master classes with Hugo Noth, Matti Rantanen, Geir Draugsvoll, Margit Kern • 2. prices at the international accordeon competition ”Stefano Bizzarri“ 1997 in Morro d’Oro/Italy and in the competition of the ”Musikalische Akademie Würzburg“ 2010 • Accordion duo with Terhi Sjöblom • 1. price at the 47. international accordeon competition in Klingenthal 2010 • Scholarship awarded by the ”Musikalische Akademie Würzburg“ and ”Yehudi Menuhin – LiveMusicNow“ • Soloist with the ”Junge Philharmonie Würzburg“ 2011 • Guest engagements: Staatskapelle Weimar, Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, Neue Philharmonie Frankfurt, Thüringer Symphoniker Saalfeld-Rudolstadt • Concerts in Germany, Southeasteurope and Canada • Member of the Ensemble Marges since 2007 and of the Polychrome Orchestra • Since 2006 educational work