Vesna Dačić

(Kruševac, 25th August, 1972), studied music pedagogy in the Faculty of Arts in Zvečan and composition with Vojna Olivera Nešić. She works as a professor of music theory and conductor of the children’s choir in the Elementary school in Aleksandrovać and is a member of the Women in Music Association in Kragujevać. Her pupils have won prizes with their own compositions (2005 and 2007) in the International Composers Competition Donne in Musica Kragujevać. She has written many works inspired by traditional Serbian music including: Iz Banju ide , for mixed choir, Oj, Moravo, for female choir, Song of Lazarica, for children’s choir, Shadows of midnight, for flute and piano, Elegia, for piano, Value of white river, for string quartet.