BIOGRAPHY

Gordan Trajkovic (1982, Pristina, Serbia) started his musical education at the Cuprija School for musically gifted children and graduated from the Belgrade Faculty of Music and Art with Prof. Ljubomir Mihailovic in 2003. 
Ever since he has played over 1000 concerts in more than 30 countries, working with artists such as Sir Colin Davis, Giuliano Carmignola, Gianandrea Noseda, Juanjo Mena, Per Giorgio Morandi, Andrew Manze, Julian Rachlin, David Takeno and Gordan Nikolic.
As a concertmaster he has recently played with the BBC Philharmonic, the City of BirminghamSymphony Orchestra, the Royal ScottishNational Orchestra and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra (UK). Since 2012 Gordan Trajkovic is concertmaster at the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra (Sweden).
Gordan has also worked as a principal with Mahler Chamber Orchestra (Germany), BandArt Orchestra (Spain), Orquestra Filarmonica de Minas Gerais (Brazil), Brussels Philharmonic (Belgium), Belgrade Philharmonic (Serbia) and Magogo Kamerorkest (Netherlands). 
He frequently participates at music festivals all over Europe (Proms, La Folle Journée de Nantes, Musica Strasbourg, Granada International Festival of Music and Dance, Belgrade Music Festival, Ohrid Summer) and dedicates most of his free time to playing chamber music. His newly founded Van der Pals Quartet is about to release its first CD this season.

 

“Gordan TrajkoviC  soars to heavenly heights” - the guardian