Dubravka Tomšič

Born 6 February 1940
Dubravka Tomšič
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1940-02-06
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Dubravka Tomšič

Dubravka Tomšič Biography (Wikipedia)

Dubravka Tomšič Srebotnjak (born 7 February 1940 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, Kingdom of Yugoslavia) is a Slovenian pianist and music teacher.

Tomsic received private lessons at a very young age and continued with education at the Music High School in Ljubljana and later at the Slovene Academy of Music under professor Zora Zarnik. Following the advice of concert pianist Claudio Arrau, she went to the United States at age 12 and in 1957 graduated from Juilliard School of Music in New York. Her teachers were Katharine Bacon and Alexander Uninsky. Arthur Rubinstein heard her New York Town Hall recital and invited her to study with him privately in the late 1950s. Tomšič became one of Rubinstein's most important protegées.

Tomsic has been teaching piano at the Slovene Academy of music in Ljubljana since 1967. She has had a wide ranging concert career and is often invited to judge piano competitions including Van Cliburn, Leeds, L. v. Beethoven, Clara Haskil, and others. Dubravka Tomšič is very much sought after as a performer, making recital and concerto appearances all over Europe, Asia, North America, Mexico, Australia and Africa. She is credited with more than 3,500 performances and more than 20 records and 70 CD releases. For her artistic and pedagogic endeavours she has received numerous awards: 3rd prize at the Ferruccio Busoni International Piano Competition (Bolzano, 1961), Prešeren Fund Award (1962), 1. award at Mozart's festival recital (Brussels, 1967), Župančič Award (1970), gold lyre SUMUJ Award (1974), Prešeren Award (1975), AVNOJ Award (1976), Golden Award of the University in Ljubljana for her pedagogic and artistic achievements (1989), etc. She is an honorary member of the Slovene Philharmonics since 1995.

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Camille Saint‐Saëns
Piano Concerto No.2 (Op.22) in G minor
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Piano Concerto No.2 (Op.22) in G minor
Frédéric Chopin
Fantaisie-impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op 66
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Fantaisie-impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op 66
Dubravka Tomšič
Romanza Larghetto
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Romanza Larghetto
Frédéric Chopin
Scherzo no.4 in E major
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Scherzo no.4 in E major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor (K.491)
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Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor (K.491)

Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor (K.491)

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Slovenian RTV Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra
Slovenian RTV Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No.26 in D major "Coronation" K.537
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Piano Concerto No.26 in D major "Coronation" K.537
Dubravka Tomšič
Chopin Piano Concerto
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Chopin Piano Concerto

Chopin Piano Concerto

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The Lubliana Symphony Orchestra
Dubravka Tomsic/Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra
Romanze Larghetto
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Romanze Larghetto

Romanze Larghetto

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Dubravka Tomsic/Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven
Concerto no. 3 in C minor Op.37 for piano and orchestra - Rondo
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Concerto no. 3 in C minor Op.37 for piano and orchestra - Rondo

Concerto no. 3 in C minor Op.37 for piano and orchestra - Rondo

Orchestra
Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Vladimir Kranjcevic
Dubravka Tomšič
ROMANZA ALLEGRETTO
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ROMANZA ALLEGRETTO
Dubravka Tomšič
Piano Concerto in G major
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Piano Concerto in G major
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