Flamenco Fusion (indian,jazz,brazilia) VITO MARENCE GROUP & ANA PANDUR (FLAMENCO) Resume

       BIOGRAPHY VITO MARENCE born 1982 - Ljubljana Slovenia

1. EDUCATION (Slovenia, the Netherlands)

Primary Music School "Franc Šturm"in Ljubljana, Slovenia
- 9 years (ending 24.6.2003):
- Classical Guitar
- Music theory
- Chamber music
- 10th.year (ended 24/06/2004) Classical Guitar

High School for Music and Ballet in Ljubljana, Slovenia
- 3 years (25/06/2001 till 24/06/2004) Jazz, entertainment and Pop music - guitar (Prof.Ales Strajnar)

Rotterdam Conservatory (CODARTS), Holland

- 5 ½ years (from 2004 up to 1.2. 2010) diploma with a title Bachelor of Music
- Flamenco guitar, tecknique, dance accompaniment Prof. Paco Pena, Ricardo Mandeville, Alexander Preuss
- Jazz and Brazilian music: Prof. Maurice Rugebregt
- Teaching Education: Prof. Ruuts Peter (practical, teaching methodology, pedagogy, education and transmission)

Music Workhops (summer for young talented musicians)

- Classical workshops (Musical July) in 1999 and 2000, 14 days/per year (Koper, Slovenia)
- Jazzinity 2001-2004, 10 days/per year (Novo Mesto, Slovenia)
- Juan Gomez Chico, Miguel Angel Cortes, Paco Serrano per 3 days workshops 2007-2009
- School Carmen de las Cuevas 2005, 7 days (Granada, Spain)


- 1997: own promotional CD, own songs, solo 10 instruments
- 1999: 1st place gold award-regional competition, Gold Medal-1st place National Championship
- 2000: 1st place gold award-regional competition, Bronze Medal-3rd National Championship
- 2001: Silver Award, 2nd place "Concorso International Music Competition" Geneve (Italy)
- 2002: gold medal - 1st place classical guitar competition of music schools in Slovenia
- 2003-2004: Recording at the RTV Slovenia and TV Monte Negro-flamenco guitar concerts, Sitar
- 1999-2004 at least 50 appearances in the halls, festivals, events with the Flamenco ensemble with a dancer
and with the other ensembles, solo guitarist, composer, arranger, organizer: (Flamenco, Classical, Jazz, Pop,
Ethno) in Slovenia
- 2004-2011 at least 50 appearances on international events: North Sea Jazz, De Doelen, Melkweg, WMDC,
Dutch Queen's Day(Apeldoorn), Dunya Fetival, International Classical Festival Den Hag, Festival of Lucena
(Cordoba), charity appearance, (Haiti earthquake)
- Some videos on YouTube interntet side under the names: Meriendacena, Stephanie Lehmann, Billys Private Parking
Neon (sitar)

Recommending myself with a appreciation!

Vito Marence Amsterdam, 18.2. 2011

Updated:  May 14, 2012

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