The string quintet of the Zagreb Philharmonic tonight in front of the audience of “Ohrid Summer”
Aleksandar Ivanov, the youngest winner of the Virtuoso Award in the category Young Music Artist for 2015 was born in one of the oldest music families in S. Macedonia. He is currently a student at the prestigious Juilliard School of Music in New York, USA in the class of Prof. Lori Smackler.
Paskal Krapovski was born in Skopje, in a family with a 150-year musical tradition. He made his first musical steps with his father, the cellist Risto Krapovski, and graduated and obtained his master’s degree at the State Music Academy “Pancho Vladigerov” in Sofia, R. Bulgaria, in the class of prof. Anatoli Krstev. He attended master courses in cello with professors Mineo Hayashi, Anatoli Krstev, Milos Mlejnik, Alban Gerhardt.