Tuesday November 14th 2.00 pm
Alexander Pavlovic (piano)
Beethoven: Piano Sonata in A Op 101
Chopin: Polonaise Fantasie Op 61
Rachmaninov: Variations on a theme of Corelli Op 42
Admission free with retiring collection. No tickets issued beforehand
Aleksandar Pavlovic was born in Belgrade, Serbia. He has graduated from the Royal College of Music in London (2012-16) where he is now on the Master of Piano Performance programme in the class of Norma Fisher. Before his time in the UK, he studied in Belgrade. Pavlovic has performed at the Royal Albert Hall (Elgar Room), the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Victoria & Albert museum, Yamaha and Steinway Halls in London, Belgrade Philharmonic Hall, Belgrade City Hall, Kolarac Concert Hall, The Cultural Centre of Belgrade, Conservatoire Slave de Musique in Paris, Aula Magna dell'Universita la Sapienza in Rome, Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi in Gorizia. He has also appeared on Serbian National Television on several occasions over the last five years. Pavlovic had his debut with the Symphony Orchestra of the Radio-Television of Serbia in February 2016 performing R. Schumann's Piano concerto.
The awards that Pavlovic has won in national and international competitions include: The Republic Piano Competition in Serbia – first prize; Petar Konjovic piano competition in Serbia – first prize; Roma and Citta di Gorizia piano competitions in Italy – first prizes, Nikolai Rubinstein piano competition in France – first prize, Robert Schumann and Chapell Medal competitions at the Royal College of Music, London – second and third prizes. In 2010, Pavlovic received the Dositeja Award from the Serbian Ministry of Youth and Sports for his achievements.