Luka Juhart

Posted on April 3, 2009

After graduating from the music high school in Maribor under Professor Andrej Lorber, Luka Juhart enrolled in the Trossingen School of Music in Germany, where he studied with Professor Hugo Noth. In 2005, he obtained his graduate degree in music education, and in 2006, his artistic degree. In 2008, he completed his post-graduate studies in Professor Stefan Hussong’s master class at the Würzburg University of Music.

He has won a number of prizes at international and national competitions, received the Dr Roman Klasinc Award for exceptional artistic achievements (2001), the DAAD Award for the best foreign Student at the Trossingen School of Music (2002), the Iris Marquardt Preis Prize (2003) as one of the best students at that school, the Golden Bird Award (2008) and many others.

He has studied with various artists, such as Tomaž Lorenz, Margit Kern, Ivan Koval, Christoph Bossert and others. He regularly records for various radio stations (RTV Maribor, RTV Ljubljana, RTV Zagreb, ÖRF, RAI Bozen, SR Saarbruecken, BR Klassik) and performs as a soloist or in chamber ensembles across Europe. His collaborations include Christophom Bossert, Julian Belli, Olivier Vivares, Tomaž Lorenz and Jerko Novak. Recently, he has been performing primarily with the clarinet player and composer Uroš Rojko. As a soloist or guest musician he has performed with the Windkraft Ensemble, the Avanture Ensemble, the Slovenian Philharmonic, the Reuttlingen Chamber Orchestra, the orchestra of the Academy of Music in Würzburg, the ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Munich Chamber Orchestra, the Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra, and others, under the baton of Kasper De Roo, Diego Masson, Christoph Poppen, Alexander Liebreich, Bertrand de Billy and others. He collaborates extensively with contemporary composers. His regular collaborators include Uroš Rojko, Vinko Globokar, Thomas Larcher, Klaus Huber, Eduard Demetz, Volker Heyn, Bojana Šaljić Podešva, Adrian Sieber, Stefan Beyer, Matej Bonin, Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf and others.


Luka Juhart: Dialog (Zavod Sploh/ L’Innomable, 2011)

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