In the period from April 2-5, within the cooperation of two Festivals, harpists from Belgrade Ljiljana Nestorovska, Ivana Pavlovic and Milena Stanisic performed at two concerts of the “Northern Lyra” Festival in Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. The program of the opening of the Festival featured compositions: Jazzy by Bernard Andres, The Carnojevic Nocturne by Svetislav Bozic, and the world premiere of the composition Stories from my Forest by Dragana S. Jovanovic.
At the Festival closing concert Nestorovska, Pavlovic and Stanisic performed as soloists with the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre – with maestro Christian Knapp. Another world premiere was on the program – the composition Mirages by the Russian composer Eduard Kiprski.
Ljiljana Nestorovska and Milena Stanisic also held masterclasses for harp students.