LUCIA PAPANETZOVÁ (1978, Lučenec) studied organ and choir conducting at J. L. Bella Music Conservatory in Banská Bystrica. The first contact with composition acquired when she studied sacral music with St. Petersburg’s composer and pianist Yevgeni Irshai. Continued at Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Bratislave with Vladimír Bokes. Her compositions were introduced on festivals New Slovak Music and Orpheus 2000. Moment musical for guitar and string orchestra and Meditation Thanks to Bach for string orchestra were premiered by Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina with conductors Leoš Svárovský and Karol Kevický.
Works (selection): Meditation Thanks to Bach for string orchestra (2001), Imagination for piano (2002), Passacaglia for piano and orchestra (2003), Piano Trio (2003), Songs of Distance for alts a basses on poetry of Daniel Pastirčák´s Tehilim (2004), Teleportation for accordion and string orchestra (2004), Apeiron for saxophone quartet (2004), Three sketches for cello solo (2004), Threesome for baritonsaxophone, guitar and three bongas (2004), Shadows – Sonata for violin and piano (2005).