Franko Bozac

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•2018

 July, Portland (USA), Oregon Festival Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion) TBC

August, Mahler “Das lied von der erde” TBC

April, of 25  to 28, member of the international jury the 43th International Competition of accordionists in Pula, Croatia

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2017.

• March, 6-8th member of the national jury Slovenia, National Competition of accordionists

April, 29th Smetana Hall, Praha, Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra

• July 11th  San Anton Palace –  for the  H. E.  President and prime minister of Malta , concert with DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

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2016.

March 18, member of the national jury in Zagreb, National Competition of accordionists

 • April. 15  Performance in Dalian Development Area Grand Theater, China

• April. 16  Performance in Dalian People’s Club Theater, China

• April. 20 Performance in Liuzhou Art Center, China

• April. 22  Performance in Jiangxi Art Center, China

• April. 24  Performance in Fujian Grand Theater, China

• May, 4 and 5  Conservatorio di musica “G. Tartini” di Trieste, Italy, master classes for accordion – Franko Bozac

• September, 12 and 13 „Erlacher Sommernacht“ 2016, Switzerland

• From 12 to 18 November, International Contemporary Music Festival “IŠ ARTI” in Kaunas, Lithuania.

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2015.

• January 1    Performance in Nanning Theater, Nanning, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

 • January 2    Performance in  Liuzhou Art Center , Liuzhou, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

•  January 3    Performance in  Liuzhou Art Center , Liuzhou, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

 • January 5    Performance in  Dalian Development Area Grand Hotel , Dalian,  tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

 • January 7.   Performance in  Shanghai Oriental Art Center , Shanghai, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• July  20. First Baptist Church,Portland (USA), Oregon Festival Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion)

• July  22. Oregon Music Festival, Portland (USA), Duo Mascagni Recital

• July 25. First Baptist Church (USA), Oregon Music Festival (USA), OMF Artistic Collegium Quintet

• July 1. Lincoln Performance Hall, Portland, Civic Orchestra (USA), Franko Bozac (accordion)

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2014.

• Tuesday, 11th February 2014, VENUE: Slavko Zlatic, Porec, CROATIA, DUO MASCAGNI Recital and master classes for accordion

•  14 -15. February, Slavko Zlatic, Porec, master classes for accordion – Franko Bozac

• 1st and 2end  of March, member of the jury at the 52th Croatian Regional Competition in Slavonski Brod, Croatia

• 3rd April, the House of Croatian defenders, – concert with – Camerata Austriaca, soloist Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• 4th April,Ljubljana – Slovenia, – concert with – Camerata Austriaca, soloist Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• 5th May, Academy of Music of the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia -master classes for accordion – Franko Bozac

• 27 April Live Radio 3 Transmission (at 22:45 hours), Beograd (Serbia)

• 21th to 24th July,  – recording for Naxos, with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, Mediterranean Conference Centre Valletta, Malta

• 28 November – Luca, Italy with Duo Mascagni

• December 12. concert with Orchestra of Gnessin Academy of Music in Moscow, International Festival “Bayan and Bayanists”, Russia. Soloists: soloist Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• December 20. Concert with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, Malta

• December 28  Performance in Suzhou People’s Meeting Hall, Suzhou, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

 • December 30  Performance in Hangzhou Theater , Hangzhou, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

 • December 31  Performance in Jiangxi Art Center , Nanchang, tour in China with Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

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2013.

• 20th January Settimane Musicali in Abruzzo, Sulmona, Italy, DUO MASCAGNI Recital, Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• 25 January Murska Sobota, Slovenia,  DUO MASCAGNI Recital, Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

• 24 – 27 January Murska Sobota, Slovenia -master classes for accordion – Franko Bozac

• 12th March, Pula, Croatia -master classes for accordion – Franko Bozac

• 11th  April, Concert with the Arad State Philharmonic Orchestra , Arad, Romania -soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)  conductor: Miran Vaupotic

• April, of 24 to 27, member of the international jury the 37th International Competition of accordionists in Pula, Croatia

•  23. May, concert with Ulyanovsk State Symphony Orchestra, Russia.  Lenin Memorial cultural-concert complex – big concert hall in Ulyanovsk,  soloist: Franko Bozac (accordion), conductor: Miran Vaupotich

•  3rd November, Linz, Austria, Concert with the Oesterreichischer Philharmonie, Landeskulturzentrum Ursulinenhof -soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), conductor Zvonimir Hacko

•  22nd November Pula, Croatia, House of Croatian Defenders, DUO MASCAGNI- Franko Bozac (accordion), Charlene Farrugia (piano)

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2012.

• February, of 27 February to 8th March, member of the jury at the 50th Croatian Regional Competition in Krizevci, Croatia

• April, of 24  to 29, member of the international jury the 37th International Competition of accordionists in Pula, Croatia

• 14th November,  San Anton Palace –  for the  H. E.  President of Malta George AbelaMalta, concert with DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

• 8th December, concert with Kaliningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Russia. Soloist: Franko Bozac ( acordion) and Charlene Farrugia (piano), conductor:Alexander Andreev

 

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2011.
• 9th March Croatia-Rovinj, concert with DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

• 8th April: DUO MASCAGNI Recital: Verdala Castle during the Malta Press Awards

• 17th April – Alcamo, Sicily, Italy Duo Mascagni Recital

• 10th June: Duo Mascagni in concert at the Sagrestia Vaults, Valletta

• 16th June: Lugansk, Ukraine, Philharmonic Orchestra of Luhansk, soloist Franko Bozac conductor Miran Vaupotic

• 1st July – Piran, Summer music festival ( Slovenia), Concert with the Croatian Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac ( accordion) and Klasja Modrusan ( soprano) conductor: Mladen Tarbuk

• 2end July – Pazin, Concert with the Croatian Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac ( accordion) and Klasja Modrusan ( soprano)

• Thursday, July 21 at 7:30 pm Performance as part of Wintergreen at Monticello II,( USA )

• Friday, July 22 at 7:30 pm (Evans Center)Performance as part of Chamber Music II ,( USA )

• Sunday, July 24 at 11:00 am (Evans Center) Performance as part of Coffee Concert II ( USA )

• July 23, 2011 at 6:00 pm (Evans Center in Wintergreen, VA), Classics III , Performances with the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra ,( USA )- soloist: Franko Bozac – conductor: Josep Caballe Domenech

• July 24, 2011 at 3:00 pm (Evans Center in Wintergreen, VA), Classics III, Performances with the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra ,( USA )- soloist: Franko Bozac _ conductor: Josep Caballe Domenech

• 1st – 6th August, Zadar ( Croatia) – Concert with the Croatian Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists: Franko Bozac ( accordion) and Mak Grgic ( guitar), conductor: Mladen Tarbuk

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2010.
• 8th March master classes for accordion, Academy of Music in Sarajevo

• 19th – 26th September, NOTTE BIANCA, ROYAL OPERA HOUSE Malta – Valletta, concert with the DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

• 19th October, Croatia -Varazdin, concert with the Varazdin Chamber Orchestra, soloist Franko Božac (accordion), conductor: Denis Modrusan

• 14th, December, Malta- Valleta, LE MERIDIEN, concert with DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

• 17th, December, Malta- Valleta, St. Jeames Hall, concert with DUO MASCAGNI, Charlene Farrugia (piano) and Franko Bozac (accordion)

• 20th, December, Croatia, Pula: Croatian society of musical artists

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2009.
• 22nd February, The University Symphony Orchestra “ Juraj Dobrila” Pula, Concert Hall home of Croatian defenders, soloists: Franko Božac (accordion), Vladimir Tonha (cello), Friedrich Lips (accordion), Vojko Vešlogaj (guitar), Borut Zagoranski (accordion), conductor: Slavko Magdic and Denis Modrušan.

• 22nd February: Duo Mascagni Concert, Tone Perushko, Academy of Music, Pula, Croatia

• 14th and 15th April 2009. State Symposium for teachers and master classes for accordion, held in Opatija. Lecture by Mr.art. Franko Božac, doc.

• 15th August: Duo Mascagni Concert, Kringa, Croatia.

• Further performance dates for 2009 will be updated soon.

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2008.
• 4th February – Guy sand St Thomas Free Lunchtime Concerts

• 5th February – Nottingham Playhouse (Notthingam)

• 7th February – Royal Academy of Music

• 11th February – Nottingham Playhouse (Notthingam)

• 12th February – Nottingham Playhouse (Notthingam)

• 13th February – Nottingham Playhouse ( Notthingam)

• 20th February – Bloomsbury International Recital Series, London

• 28th February – Royal College of Music, London

• 23rd February – Chats Palace Arts Centre, London

• 1st March – Mailings Arts Theatre, St. Albans

• 8th March – The Capitol, Horsham

• 9th March -Royal Academy of Music 19.00 pm

• 15th March – Vera Fletcher Hall, Loudon

• 22nd March – The Egg Theatre, Bath

• 23rd March – Institute Corris Powys-Wales

• 29th March – Burton Taylor, Oxford

• 5th April – The Further UpStix Festivai, Ainwich – Northumberland

• 11th April – Salisbury Playhouse, Salisbury – Wilts

• 7th April – West End Centre, Aldershot – Hants

• 25th April – Helmdon School, Northans

• 5th May – Recital Room, Bracknell- Berkshire

• 9th May – Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham – Gloucester

• 24th May – Mill Studio, Millbrook – Guildford

• 28th May – The Riverfront Theatre, Newport – Wales

• 31st May – The Drin Hall, Lincoln

• 6th June – Royal academy of Musi, DJ Hall-London (final exam)

• 26th and 27th June – Kings Cross, Londo

• 1st and 2nd August – Kings Cross, Londn

• 8th and 9th August – Kings Cross, London

• 16th and 17th August – Kings Cross, London

• 25th September – Royal Academy of Music, Dukes Hall, London – Concerto for Symphony orchestra and solo accordion

• 14th October – Queen Elisabeth Hall- London Sinfonietta, London – Recording: BBC Radio 3

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2007
• 16th March The University of Manchester Symphonic Orchestra – Cosmo Rodelwald Concert Hall

• 19th March Presentation in Performance, David Josefowitz Hall

• 3rd May Francesco Teopini Terzetti Casagrande (guitar) and Franko Bozac (accordion) Concert Room, Royal Academy of Music

• 15th May Recording music for the film “Delicatessen”

• 21st June St Kilda Hirot A EUROPEAN OPERA, Studio Alba –Stornoway

• 22nd June St Kilda Hirot A EUROPEAN OPERA, Studio Alba -Stornoway, BBC Scotland

• 23rd June St Kilda Hirot a EUROPEAN OPERA, Studio Alba –Stornoway

• 27th June Lunchtime concert, London International Tango Quintet, Duke’s Hall Royal Academy of Music

• 4th December London Virtuoso Festival

• 10th December to 5th January The New End Theatre: The Rage of Jacques Brell with; Franko Bozac, Antony Cable and Steward Barr

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2006.
• 12th March Accordion Showcase: Franko Bozac, Zivorad Nikolic and Milos Milivojevic, David Josefowitz Hall

• 5th October Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra -The Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

• 8th October Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra -The Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

• 10th October Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra -The Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

• 21st November RLPO Ensemble 10/ 10 Sonic Splendour- The Great Hall

• 22nd November Ensemble 10/10 – Liverpool Hope Cornerstone, BBC Radio 3

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2005.
• 26th June Solo Concert – Church Of St Martina, Vrsar

• 30th June Croatian Society of music artists Istria, Pula – St. Francis Church in Pula

• 29th July Solo concert – Labin Art republic, parish Church, Labin

• 20th August Concert – Festival Histria, Tengo Tango Quintet Brijuni

• 22nd September Concert In Kotor (Montenegro), “Magic flutes and
Bayan) PARISH CRI (V A.)

• 23rd September Concert in Tivat (Montenegro), “Magic flutes and
Bayan)

• 24th September Concert In Budva (Montenegro), “Magic flutes and
Bayan)

• 07th November – Town Library, Pula

• 20th November: Concert: “Flute, Sax & Friends”

• 26th November: Concert: Istria Multimuzikana, INK-PULA

• 16th December: Croatian Society of music artists, ISTRIA, – Pula INK

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2004.
• 28th April. Concert; Shehu, Brajkovic., University hall, Pula

• 26th June Solo concert – Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Bale.

• 30th June Croatian Society Concert Music Artists
Istria, Pula – St.. Francis in Pula

• 7th July Solo Concert – St. Martin, Vrsar

• 7th July. Solo concert – Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, Umag

• 16th August. Solo concert – St. Andrew Rabac

• 18th July. Solo concert – St. Martin, Tar

• 20th August: Solo concert – Histria Festival
Medulin Summer Concert, St. Nicholas, Medulin

• 26th August. Solo concert – Labin Art Republic, the parish
Church ,Labin

• 4th October. – Croatian Society of music artists, Istria , Maritime and Historical Museum Croatian, Rijeka

• 12th November. Concert: “Flute, Sax & Friends”

• 16th November. Croatian Society of music artists, Istria, Pazin

• 4th December. Exhibitions – Slovenian Cultural Gallery, Istria

• 27th December. Craotian Musical Union Pula

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2003
• 14th May. Solo concert – Hotel Meridional – Lovran

• 14th May. Solo concert – Hotel Meridional – Lovran

• 6th July. Solo concert – Church POHODENJA BMD (LAPIDARIJ) – BALE

• 9th July. Solo concert – Histria Festival

• 13th July. Postgraduate Solo concert – Hotel Meridional, Lovran

• 22nd July. Solo concert – Histria Festival
Medulin Summer Concert, CHURCH, Mother of God, Banjole

• 29th July. Solo concert – ST, MOTOVUN

• 1st August. Solo concert – Histria Festival, Medulin Summer Concert, CHURCH, ST. LAWRENCE, PREMANTURA

• 1st August. Solo concert – Histria Festival
Medulin Summer Concert, ST. NICHOLAS

• 7th August. Solo concert – HOTEL “SIPAR” UMAG

• 15th August. Solo concert – Histria Festival
Medulin Summer Concert, CHURCH: ST. LAWRENCE, PREMANTURA

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