Dragana Veličković

(Niś, 30th July, 1963), studied musicology and music theory in the Faculty of Music in Belgrade. She lives and works in Niś. Her compositions are principally inspired by Byzantine and ancient Serbian choral music and have been performed in many festivals in Bosnia, Macedonia, Greece, Russia and the Republic of Belarus and have also won many awards. Her list of compositions includes: Tebe pojem (1990), Verujem, for mixed choir (1997), Tropar Sv. Prokopiju, for choir (2001), Asocijacije, for mixed choir (1988), Meloritmije (2004) and Skalamerija, for four- hands piano (2001), Mains, for violin and piano (2005), Fantasia pro acephalo Balcanico, for orchestra (1990).