IVAN BOŽIČEVIĆ

composer • organist • pianist • arranger • jazz musician

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  • Ivan's Spring Passes (version for 8-part mixed choir and piano 4-hands) has been chosen as one of the three winning compositions at the Prague Philharmonic Choir Composition Competition, among more than 150 entries. The premiere is scheduled for February 6th, 2014 in Prague.

  • LP piano duo has issued a new CD entitled "New Belgrade Classics". 1000 pines, one Moon and Spring passes are on this CD. Spring passes was also performed by this duo at concerts in Belgrade, Copenhagen, Chicago, Cincinnati and New York.

  • Ivan's Yuku haru ya for 8-part mixed choir has won "Honorable mention" at the IFCM International Composition Competition, among over 600 entries from all over the world! 

  • Nimbus-Alliance's 3-CD box-set called A European Odyssey includes Ivan's Marittimo (version for trumpet, piano and strings). The set contains a selection of compositions from the Invitation to Composers  project by the London Schubert Players. It can also be obtained as an mp3 download.

  • Sonja Lončar and Andrija Pavlović - also known as LP piano duo - premiered the two-piano version of Ivan's 1000 pines, one Moon at their concert in Kongresshaus, Zurich. They are will also perform this piece in Kopenhagen and Amsterdam.

  • Ivan's Kyrie eleison for mixed choir and organ has won the 2014 AGO/ECS Publishing Award in Choral Composition. The competition received 35 entries from 9 countries. Ivan's winning piece will be premiered by the St. Paul's Choir during the 2014 AGO National Convention in Boston and ECS will publish the composition.