Stanislava Gajić

(Sremska Mitrovica, 1980), studied composition at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad with Miroslav Statkić and Zoran Mulić. She attended many workshops and composition seminars including those in Sombor, New York, Toronto, Bayreuth and Chicago and is now studying for her M.A in composition at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade with Isidora Zebeljan. She has already won many scholarships: the Privrednik Fund for talents, 2005, Embassy Kingdom of Norway, 2004, the Goethe scholarship, 2003, Foundation for Talented Students, University of Novi Sad, 2003. In March 2007 she received the Stevan Mokranjać award as the best student at the University of Music in Belgrade. She has written: the Ballet Grieving Family (performed in Novi Sad), String Quartet No.1 (performed in Belgrade, Sombor, Zrenjanin and Novi Sad), SPIN, a virtual picture for symphony orchestra, premiered 2007 in Italy (Bari, Bitonto and Castellana Grota), Celebration song, 2008.