Palace Music Concert Series: 2018/2019 Season´s Opening Concert

PALACE MUSIC CONCERT SERIES: 2018/2019 SEASON´S OPENING CONCERT

Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 6 pm
Kadriorg Palace, Tallinn

2018/2019 SEASON´S OPENING CONCERT

MARIANNA BUSSLEHNER - flute
ALISA BESEVIC-BUSSLEHNER - piano

Program:
Pierre Sancan - Sonatina
Cesar Franck - Sonata in A major
Roman Kariolou - Appalachia
Claude-Paul Taffanel - Fantasy on "Der Freischütz" by Carl Maria von Weber

In cooperation with Austrian Embassy in Tallinn

Marianna Busslechner was born in 1999 in Linz, in a family of musicians. At the age of four, she began learning piano with her mother, and then she became acquainted with the instrument that truly spoke to her heart, the flute.
Since 2010 she has studied flute.  She began at the Anton Bruckner Private University Linz, Academy for Gifted Students. Her first flute professor was Prof. Helmut Trawöger who shaped and developed her love for the instrument.
She has also studied with Prof. Bernhard Krabatsch (solo flutist from the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg) and Raimund Weichenberger (solo flutist from the RSO Vienna). Since October 2016 she has studied flute at the KU Graz, institute Oberschützen in the studio of Professor Erwin Klambauer (solo flutist of the Wiener Symphoniker) and also studied Piccolo private lessons with Anneliese Fuchsluger (solo flutist of the Volksoper Wien).
Marianna is currently in the 8th grade at the Adalbert Stifter Musikgymnasium Linz.
She has performed in Masterclasses with Francesca Canali, Karl-Heinz Schütz (solo flutist of the Vienna Philharmonic), Michael Martin Kofler and Martin Belic (both Munich Philharmonic), Erwin Klambauer, and Mathieu Dufour (solo flutist of the Berliner Philharmoniker). 
In April 2015 she made her debut at Konzerthaus Vienna, Schubertsaal.
Competitions: Over 20 first prizes at Austrian national competitions "Prima la Musica".
In June 2015 she received the 3rd prize at the International Music Competition for the Youth in Oldenburg, Germany.
In April 2016 she was in the Eurovision YM competition, Austria preliminary decision - among the first 3.
Marianna received a scholarship in 2009 from Josef Ratzenböck and the Province of Upper Austria.  In 2014, she won a prize as a soloist from the Rotary Club Braunau Music Award and the Kiwanis Art Award Gmunden.  In 2017, she won a scholarship with the Eva Lind Music Academy Tyrol, during the masterclass Mathieu Dufour (solo flutists of the Berliner Philharmoniker).
She has performed Matinees, award-winning concerts and gala concerts in the Brucknerhaus Linz, Vipiteno's Municipal Theater, Kolarceva Zaduzbina Belgrade, Festival Hall of the Belgrade Parliament, Vienna Concert House, and Oldenburger Promenade.
Marianna has made TV recordings for RTV Serbia. Broadcasting broadcasts in Austria 1, broadcast "Intrada" and "Intrada - Best of Musica Juventutis"

Alisa Besevic-Busslechner was born in Belgrade (Serbia). From the beginning she had training with internationally known piano teachers and pianists. She began studying piano with Prof. Arbo Valdma, she then studied at the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Art in the class of Prof. Konstantin Bogino.  She later received her degree at the University of Mozarteum, Salzburg, in the class of Prof. Karl-Heinz Kämmerling.
She has participated in numerous masterclasses throughout Italy, Austria and Germany with Konstantin Bogino, Bruno Rigutto, Jean-Louis Hagenauer and Karl-Heinz Kämmerling.
1995 - 2012 teaching as a piano teacher and accompanist in the Upper Austrian Music School. Since 2001 she regularly accompanies the trombone studio of Professor Josef Kürner (Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität).
Since 2008 she has worked as accompanist at the Institute of Brass and Percussion at the Anton Bruckner Private University Linz, where she works with Prof. Josef Kürner and Prof. Wilfried Brandstötter.
Her busy concert activities (piano recitals, concerts with orchestra, as well as chamber musician) took her to Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia, Macedonia, as well as to Germany, Italy, France, Austria and Dominican Republic.
She has made numerous TV and radio recordings for RTV Belgrade, Zagreb and "Telle-Antillas". Since 2012 she regularly gives piano duo concerts with Waltraud Wulz. She especially enjoys accompanying her daughter Marianna.

Kadriorg Palace is one the most well known and beautiful historic concert halls in Estonia offering memorable music experiences already for many decades. The tradition of performing music in the baroque palace goes back to 18th century when court music accompanied the daily life. The palace has had the pleasure to welcome many international artists and ensembles for outstanding performances.
The artistic director of the Palace Music Concert Series is Aare Tammesalu.

Supporters:
Estonian Ministry of Culture
The Cultural Endowment of Estonia
Estonian Public Broadcasting
In cooperation with
Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra

Ticketing info
Tickets costing € 12/8 are on sale at the Kadriorg Art Museum and Piletilevi outlets. The concert tickets are also valid for museum visits on the day of the concert.

Times and prices
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