Tartini junior - Mojca Jerman, violin & Peter Kaiser, cello
Wednesday 1. 9. 2021 19:00
Programme: Giuseppe Tartini, Francesco Bonporti, Johann Sebastian Bach
Mojca Jerman is a baroque and classical violinist. She recently completed her postgraduate studies in baroque violin in the class of professor Enrico Gatti at the Bologna Conservatory of Music.
Prior to that, she studied at the Academy of Music of the University of Ljubljana with professor Vasilij Meljnikov. During her studies, she spent a year studying at the University of Music and Fine Arts in Graz with professor Priya Mitchell. She received the Prešeren Student Award for her artistic achievements during her studies.
She performs mainly as a chamber and orchestral musician. She is a permanent member of two chamber ensembles; the baroque trio Ensemble Tacet with flautist Katarina Nagode and harpsichordist Martina Okoliš and the piano trio Rêverie with pianist Tanja Činč and cellist Katarina Leskovar. In addition, she collaborates with the Antiphonus Ensemble from Zagreb, the Harmonia Concertans ensemble under the artistic direction of Domno Marinčič, and is an occasional member of the Insula Orchestra, which operates in Paris. She also performs in various Slovenian orchestras.
She is constantly upgrading and consolidating her knowledge at additional seminars and academies. In the past, she has attended several different orchestral academies, such as the Cuban-European Youth Academy, the Haydn Accademia, and the Dartington International Summer School Orchestra. She is the recipient of the Italian award Il Premio Nazionale dell Arti 2021 in the category of Early Music.
Peter Kaiser is a regular guest on concert stages in his homeland Slovenia after successfully finishing his studies. in 2020 he completed his master's degree in the class of prof. Igor Škerjanc in Ljubljana. He often collaborates with Egon Mihajlović at concerts of Early Music, in the symphony orchestra of Slovenian national radio and television, and the orchestra of the Slovenian Philharmonic. Under the direction of conductor Andreja Šolar, he performed a double concert by D. Maslanka for cello and flute with the orchestra of the Slovenian Army.
He is undertaking master classes with domestic and foreign mentors, such as Alban Gerhardt, Philipe Muller, Denis Shapovalov, Torleif Thedéen, Johannes Moser, Reinhard Latzko, etc. He performed as part of a cycle of solo recitals organized by the Academy of Music of the University of Ljubljana, at Ljubljana Festival, Lent Festival, Bled Festival, and at the Nei Suoni Dei Luoghi Festival in Italy.
He is the winner of several domestic and international competitions, both solo and with various chamber ensembles.