Sanel Redzic, age 24

Sanel Redzic

He started to play guitar at age of 8 in elementary music school in Tuzla under the tutelage of Muhidin Durmanović and Nedim Tinjić and went on with his musical education with prof. Predrag Stanković with whom he finished secondary music school in 2007 with the highest marks. After that he pursued his studies at the Hochschule für Musik "Franz Liszt" in Weimar with professor Thomas Müller - Pering.

Moreover, his first guitar concert was in Tuzla when he was 14 and played more than 100 concerts in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Austria, Poland, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Greece, Chile and USA where all concerts were highly received by the audience and the music critics.
In the period of 2005 - 2010 Sanel won twenty international prizes at international guitar competitions like "Forum Gitarre Wien", Markneukirchen, "Anna Amalia" Weimar, "Andres Segovia" Velbert, Kutna Hora, World guitar competition Novi Sad, Calcutta - India, "Guitarmania" Lisbon, "Guitar Art Festival" Belgrade.

During his secondary school he participated in masterclasses held by Costas Cotsiolis, Judicael Perroy, Aniello Desiderio, Ricardo Gallen, Denis Azabagić, Petr Saidl, Jorgos Panetsos, Thomas Offerman, Jozef Zsapka, Darko Petrinjak, Zoran Kraišnik, Saša Dejanović and many others.

Sanel recorded CDs for “Gramofon” from Sarajevo and MDR from Leipzig.

Sanel plays Otto Vowinkel 2004, 2010 guitars.

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