Personality profile

Photo: Dana Šašinová

Dana Šašinová

19 Jan 1964 Bratislava

classical music
piano, piano accompanying

Collaboration(s): Duo Šašina

Bio

Bio

1976 – 1978
extraordinary student of the Bratislava Conservatory
1978 – 1982
Bratislava Conservatory, piano (Juraj Mašinda)
1982 – 1987
Academy of Performing Arts, piano (Peter Toperczer, Eva Fischerová-Martvoňová)
1991 – 1996
Academy of Performing Arts, PhD. studies (Marián Lapšanský, Daniela Varínska)
participation in international performance master classes (e.g. Eugen Indjić, Klaus Hellwig)
member of Duo Šašina, with husband Radoslav Šašina – cb
since 1987
lecturer in piano at Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava (dozent)

Chamber cooperation: double-bass players – Miloslav Gajdoš (CZ), Paul Erhard (US), Irena Olkiewicz (PL), Klaus Trumpf (DE), Petya Bagovska (BG), vocalists – Martin Babjak, Nao Higano, violinists – Pavel Bogacz, Alexander Jablokov, Peter Michalica (SK). She has collaborated with various Slovak and international orchestras (Opole Chamber Orchestra, Katowice Chamber Orchestra, Zagrebačke Symfoničare).

 

"Dana Šašinová-Satury captivates her audience with sparkling and elegant musicianship, pastel shades, solid rhythm, a sense for the cantilene lead in the polyphonic structures of the baroque masters, and an efficient creation of tectonics."
(Vladimír Čížik: Dictionary of Slovak Concert Art vol. I, Hudobné centrum, Bratislava 2002, p. 133-135)

Bibliography

  • Lenner, Eduard: Silný zážitok, duchovná stopa
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 11, p. 17
  • Chalupka, Ľubomír: Úcta k tvorivosti
    2016 Hudobný život year 48, 2016, no. 11, p. 5
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Pestrá a rôznorodá dramaturgia v Mirbachovom paláci : Nedeľné matiné
    2013 Hudobný život 2013, no. 11, p. 8
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2012 Hudobný život 2012, no. 11, p. 3
  • Puťorová, Lillian: Recenzie : Dámsky komorný orchester
    2011 Hudobný život 2011, no. 3, p. 36
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2008 Hudobný život year 40, 2008, no. 3-4, p. 5
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2007 Hudobný život year 39, 2007, no. 10, p. 6
  • Fecsková, Silvia: Hudobný festival v jubilejnom šate...
    2004 Literárny dvojtýždenník 8.9. 2004, no. 28-29, p. 13
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: Z mirbachovských matiné (o. i. premiéra 7. sonáty Ilju Zeljenku)
    2002 Hudobný život 2002, no. 4, p. 17
  • Alexander, Juraj: Poznámky diskofila. Gramorecenzia nahrávok Bottesiniho: Rado Šašina plays Bottesini. Diskant DK 0065 2131
    2002 Hudobný život 2002, no. 1, p. 43
  • Čížik, Vladimír: Z Mirbachovských matiné. Príkladná súhra (rec. výkonu dua Šašina – Giovanni Petronius Bottesini, Franz Liszt)
    2002 Hudobný život 2002, no. 1, p. 12
  • Čížik, Vladimír: Dana Šašinová-Satury
    2002 Slovník slovenského koncertného umenia I, Music Centre Slovakia, Bratislava 2002, p. 133 – 135
    (ISBN 80-88884-39-X)
  • Horkay, Tomáš: Hudba na Hrade
    2000 Hudobný život 2000, no. 3, p. 23–24
  • Berger, Igor: Šašinovci – Škuta – polrecitály. BHS Komorné koncerty
    2000 Hudobný život 2000, no. 11, p. 21
  • Čížik, Vladimír: Z nedeľných matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    1999 Hudobný život 1999, no. 3, p. 26
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: Komorné nedele v Mirbachovom paláci. I na báze súhry
    1998 Hudobný život 1998, no. 5, p. 6
  • Palovčík, Michal: Excelentný recitál
    1998 Hudobný život 1998, no. 17, p. 7
  • Ursínyová, Terézia: Z kultúrneho leta. S vkusom a oduševnením
    1997 Hudobný život 1997, no. 16, p. 6
  • Berger, Igor: Šašinovci v Mirbachu
    1997 Hudobný život 1997, no. 15, p. 6
  • Litschauerová, Nina: Hudba vo dvojici (rozhovor)
    1996 Televízia a rozhlas 1996, no. 28, p. 19
    (ISSN 0862–9122)
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: Z realizačnej dielne OPUS. Gramorecenzia
    1994 Hudobný život 1994, no. 23–24, p. 8
  • Berger, Igor: Bachovský program
    1994 Hudobný život 1994, no. 16, p. 5
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia – Čížik, Vladimír: Mladosť v erbe. Z festivalovej Žiliny (III. stredoeurópsky festival koncertného umenia – apríl 1993)
    1993 Hudobný život 1993, no. 12, p. 4
  • Berger, Igor: IS SSR
    1989 Hudobný život 1989, no. 2, p. 3
  • Dohnalová, Lýdia: Medzinárodné úspechy mladých
    1988 Hudobný život 1988, no. 22, p. 4
  • Chalupková, Viera: Wir präsentieren
    1986 Slowakische Musik 1986, no. 4, p. 11 – 13
  • Biksadská, Iveta; Satury, Dana: Úspech mladej klaviristky
    1985 Hudobný život 25.11. 1985
  • Lenner, Eduard: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2017 Hudobný život 2017, no. 1 - 2, p. 8 – 9

Discography

  • Photo: The Rite of Spring THE RITE OF SPRING
    2015 CD – Discant DK 0154-2131
    1. Carl Czerny: Grand Sonata in F minor Op. 178
      Dana Šašinová (pf4m), Stanislav Zamborský (pf4m)
    2. Francis Poulenc: Sonata
      Dana Šašinová (pf4m), Stanislav Zamborský (pf4m)
    3. Ilja Zeljenka: Musica Slovaca
      Dana Šašinová (pf4m), Stanislav Zamborský (pf4m)
    4. Igor Stravinskij: The Rite of Spring
      Dana Šašinová (pf4m), Stanislav Zamborský (pf4m)
  • Photo:
    2014 CD – Academy of Music and Drama KG161300203
    1. Ľuboš Bernáth: Sonata for double bass, string quartet and piano
      Duo Šašina, Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf), Moyzes Quartet, Stanislav Mucha (vn), František Török (vn), Alexander Lakatoš (vl), Ján Slávik (vc)
    2. Ilja Zeljenka: Concertino
      Radoslav Šašina (cb), Moyzes Quartet, Stanislav Mucha (vn), František Török (vn), Alexander Lakatoš (vl), Ján Slávik (vc)
    3. Ladislav Kupkovič: Concertino
      Duo Šašina, Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf), Moyzes Quartet, Stanislav Mucha (vn), František Török (vn), Alexander Lakatoš (vl), Ján Slávik (vc)
    4. Jevgenij Iršai: Bassnuts Sextet
      Duo Šašina, Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf), Moyzes Quartet, Stanislav Mucha (vn), František Török (vn), Alexander Lakatoš (vl), Ján Slávik (vc)
  • Photo: Ladies Chamber Orchestra LADIES CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
    2011 CD – Discant DK 0134-2131
    1. Baldassare Galuppi: Concerto a quattro No. 2 in G major
      Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
    2. Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia No. 2 in G major
      Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
    3. Johann Sebastian Bach: Air from the Suite in D major BWV 1068
      Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
    4. Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for piano (harpischord) and orchestra in D minor BWV 1052
      Dana Šašinová (pf), Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
    5. Ivan Hrušovský: Noble Dances of Levoča
      Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
    6. Ilja Zeljenka: Musica slovaca
      Peter Šaray (vn), Ladie's Chamber Orchestra, Elena Šarayová (dir.)
  • Photo: Slovak Music for Double Bass and Piano SLOVAK MUSIC FOR DOUBLE BASS AND PIANO
    2008 CD – Discant DK 0116-2131
    1. Ilja Zeljenka: Sonata
      Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
    2. Ladislav Kupkovič: Sonata – Mourning Music (Sonata funebre)
      Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
    3. Juraj Hatrík: "Liebe, Sinn und Not..." ("Where by love, sense, distress...")
      Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
    4. Vladimír Bokes: Ostinato, op. 69
      Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Photo: Roman Berger: Exodus, Adagio I, Adagio II ROMAN BERGER: EXODUS, ADAGIO I, ADAGIO II
    2003 CD – Acte Préalable AP0091-92
    1. Roman Berger: Exodus
      Ján Vladimír Michalko (org)
    2. Roman Berger: Adagio for Jan Branny
      Pavel Bogacz (vn), Daniela Varínska (pf)
    3. Roman Berger: Adagio No. 2 „Repentance“
      Pavel Bogacz (vn), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Photo: Ladislav Kupkovič – Chamber Music LADISLAV KUPKOVIČ – CHAMBER MUSIC
    2000 CD – Discant DK-0057-2131
    1. Ladislav Kupkovič: 24 Preludes
      Dana Šašinová (pf)
    2. Ladislav Kupkovič: Theme and Five Variations
      Duo Šašina, Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
    3. Ladislav Kupkovič: Six Songs
      Nao Higano (s), Duo Šašina, Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Photo: From the Homeland FROM THE HOMELAND
    1998 CD – Slovart Records SR 0024
    1. Bedřich Smetana:
      Dana Šašinová (pf), Pavel Bogacz (vn)
    2. Antonín Dvořák:
      Dana Šašinová (pf), Pavel Bogacz (vn)
    3. Josef Suk:
      Dana Šašinová (pf), Pavel Bogacz (vn)
    4. Leoš Janáček:
      Dana Šašinová (pf), Pavel Bogacz (vn)

Awards

  • Performance Competition of the Slovak Socialist Republic
    1988 - 3rd prize
  • J. S. Bach Competition, Leipzig (DE)
    1988 - laureate, 6th prize
  • International Piano Competition “Bach-Händel-Scarlatti”, Varaždín (HR)
    1985 - 2nd prize
  • International Music Competition Beethoven's Hradec (CZ)
    1980 - 3rd prize
  • International Smetana Piano Competition, Hradec Králové (CZ)
    1978 - honourable mention

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Ballad in F minor
    for piano
    8 Dec
    2015
    First performances in Slovakia
    Jozef Rosinský School of Arts, Nitra, SK
    PERFORMERS: Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Jevgenij Iršai: Bassnuts Sextet
    for double bass and piano quintet
    27 Nov
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Polish Institute, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Moyzes Quartet, Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Sonata No. 3 in G major
    for piano
    27 Nov
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Polish Institute, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ľuboš Bernáth: Sonata for double bass, string quartet and piano
    27 Nov
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Polish Institute, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Moyzes Quartet, Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Marián Lejava: Chant d'Amour
    for two violas, two cellos and piano Op. 3
    13 Nov
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Small Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Alexander Lakatoš (vl), Július Šoška (vl), Ján Slávik (vc), Eugen Prochác (vc), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Concertino
    for double bass, piano and string instruments
    13 Nov
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf), Bratislava Chamber Soloists
  • Ilja Zeljenka: Sonata
    for double bass and piano
    8 Dec
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Sonata – Mourning Music (Sonata funebre)
    for double bass and piano
    10 Mar
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ilja Zeljenka: Sonata No. 7
    for piano
    10 Mar
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Miloslav Linha: Sonáta-fantázia
    for double bass and piano
    10 Mar
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Theme and Five Variations
    2001 First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Juraj Hatrík: "Liebe, Sinn und Not..." ("Where by love, sense, distress...")
    Sonata per contrabasso e pianoforte in memoriam R. M. Rilke anche E. Meister
    5 Oct
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Music Festival, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ilja Zeljenka: American Capriccio
    four double bass and piano
    14 Feb
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Marek Piaček: Spring Has Come...
    14 Feb
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Vladimír Bokes: Ostinato, op. 69
    for double bass and piano
    14 Feb
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Six Songs
    for soprano, double bass (cello) and piano
    14 Feb
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Nao Higano (s), Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Peter Martinček van Grob: Dichtung und Wahrheit
    2nd sonata for violin and piano
    19 Nov
    1998
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Michalica (vn), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Concerto in D Major
    for Double Bass and Piano
    25 Jan
    1998
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ilja Zeljenka: Sonatina for Piano
    9 Nov
    1997
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Mirror Hall of the Primate's Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Moderato
    for violin and piano (from the cantata The Star is Shining)
    1996 First performances in Slovakia
    Kežmarok Musical Spring, Kežmarok, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Michalica (vn), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Roman Berger: Adagio No. 2 „Repentance“
    29 Sep
    1990
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Pavel Bogacz (vn), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Jozef Gahér: Sonata
    for double bass and piano
    18 Feb
    1989
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • First performances abroad
  • Ilja Zeljenka: American Capriccio
    four double bass and piano
    28 Oct
    1998
    First performances abroad
    Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, US
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Vladimír Bokes: Ostinato, op. 69
    for double bass and piano
    25 Oct
    1998
    First performances abroad
    Chicago, US
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)
  • Ladislav Kupkovič: Sonatina in A Major
    1995 First performances abroad
    Laatzen (Hannover), DE
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb), Dana Šašinová (pf)

Audio

  • Zeljenka, Ilja: Sonata for piano No. 7 (3rd movement – Con brio)

    2002

    Dana Šašinová-Satury (pf)

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia


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