EUNIC Concert Series proudly presents DRUMARTICA, the Slovenian percussion - Duo. In cooperation with the Embassy of Slovenia.
Drumartica is one of the most active percussion ensembles in Europe today. After great successes at prestigious competitions in Luxembourg (IPCL) and Bulgaria (PENDIM) the duo has played in the USA, Russia and around Europe in the most well-known venues, such as Hermitage Theater in St. Petersburg, Carnegie Hall in New York, Auditorio de Tenerife and Berlin Philharmonie.
Simon Klavžar and Jože Bogolin studied at the Munich Music University with percussion legend Prof. Dr. Peter Sadlo, one of the best percussionists in the world today, and in Frankfurt, with the members of Ensemble Modern. Since 2006, the duo has performed in the USA, Spain, Russia, Luxembourg, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and all around Slovenia.
Related links: http://drumartica.com
The EUNIC Concert Series gives young emerging artists from Europe a platform to perform in Washington DC. EUNIC Washington D.C. is a coalition of the following EU National Institutes of Culture: Alliance Française, Austrian Cultural Forum, British Council, Goethe-Institut, Hellenic Foundation for Culture, Instituto Camoes, Italian Cultural Institute, Romanian Cultural Institute, and the Embassies of Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden.
The concert will be followed by a wine reception given by EUNIC Washington D.C.