Tamara Basarić

(Sremska Mitrovica, 23rd May, 1977), studied composition and conducting at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad with Slavko Šuklar and later with Milan Mihajlović, with whom she graduated in 2004 with her orchestral work, Forms of Fantasy. Since 2005 she has been working in the same institution as an assistant professor for counterpoint, harmony and instrumentation. She followed master classes in 2007 at the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano with Nadir Vassen and master courses in electronic music at the Scuole Civiche-IRMUS in Milan. She also followed courses with Johannes Schollhorn, Zoltan Jeney, Aleksandra Vrebalov, Helmut Lachenmann, Jonathan Harvey and Sylvano Bussotti, including those at the Bartok festival (2006 and 2007) and IRCAM conference XI (2005) in Skopje. Her works include: Trio, for 2 trumpets and piano, Predeli - Vodena i Ognjena zemlja, Traffic, for wind quintet, Variations, for string orchestra, Nevolucija, sextet for flute, clarinet, horn, viola, cello and piano, Landscape, for large “tamburica” orchestra, Forms of Fantasy, for symphony orchestra; music for the theatre: Plavi Jezik, Peter Pan and Kapetan Dzon Piplfoks.