Personality profile

Photo: Andrej Baran

Andrej Baran

1983

www.slavonicduo.com

classical music
violin

Collaboration(s): Mucha Quartet, Slavonic Duo

Bio

Bio

1997 – 2001
Conservatory of Ján Levoslav Bella in Banská Bystrica (Peter Strenáčik)
2001
Conservatory in Prague (violin – Jindřich Pazdera)
2004
Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
2005
scholar at Toho Academy Gakuen Campus in Toyama, Japan (Hamao Fujivara)
2005, 2007
scholarship at summer academy ISA Prague-Wien-Budapest in Semmering, Austria (Hagai Shahamo, Eszter Haffner)
2008
Royal Music Academy in Copenhagen (Sergej Azazian)
2014
member of Mucha Quartet

Andrej Baran teaches at Conservatory of Ján Levoslav Bella in Banská Bystrica. He plays in Slavonic Duo together with guitarist Adam Marec.

Bibliography

  • Kolář, Robert: Konvergencie 2018 : Zjasnená noc
    2018 Hudobný život year 50, 2018, no. 10, p. 5-6
  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • Šišková, Ingeborg: Nedeľné matiné v Mirbachovom paláci
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 7-8, p. 13

Discography

  • Photo: Béla Bartók: Slovak Songs BÉLA BARTÓK: SLOVAK SONGS
    2016 CD – Pavian Records PM0099-2
    1. Vladimír Godár: Béla Bartók: Slovak Songs
      Iva Bittová (v), Mucha Quartet, Juraj Tomka (vn), Andrej Baran (vn), Veronika Kubešová (vl), Pavol Mucha (vc)
  • Photo:
    2016 CD – Music Fund
    1. Hana Šebestová: Rainbow
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb)
    2. Gibbons – Dyremforth: A Garden in the Rain
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (cb), Marián Ševčík (bat), Jan Marciš (fc), Pavol Ruček (sx), Barbora Kolářová (fl)
    3. Hana Šebestová: Tancovačka
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Matúš Jakabčic (gui), Tomáš Baroš (cb), Marián Ševčík (bat), Peter Raitl (dr), Milan Osadský (ac), Barbora Kolářová (fl)
    4. Hana Šebestová: Záhradník
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Matúš Jakabčic (gui), Tomáš Baroš (cb), Marián Ševčík (dr), Peter Raitl (bat), Barbora Kolářová (fl), Mucha Quartet, Juraj Tomka (vn), Andrej Baran (vn), Veronika Kubešová (vl), Pavol Mucha (vc)
    5. Hana Šebestová: S drakom
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (bgui), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    6. Hana Šebestová: Časopriestor
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Tomáš Baroš (cb), Matúš Jakabčic (gui), Robert Holota (ob), Mucha Quartet
    7. Hana Šebestová: Utajená
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (cb), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    8. Hana Šebestová: Kruh
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (cb), Marián Ševčík (dr), Barbora Kolářová (fl)
    9. Hana Šebestová: Breza
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Matúš Jakabčic (gui), Tomáš Baroš (cb), Marián Ševčík (dr), Barbora Kolářová (fl), Nikolaj Nikitin (sx), Mucha Quartet
    10. Hana Šebestová: Metronón
      Hana Šebestová (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (bgui), Marián Ševčík (dr)
    11. Šebestová – Hays: Like a Bird
      Hana Šebestová (v), Kevin Hays (v), Luboš Šrámek (keyb), Juraj Griglák (bgui), Marián Ševčík (dr)
  • Photo: Musica Sacra MUSICA SACRA
    2015 CD – Discant DK 0161-2231
    1. César Franck: Gloria from Mass in A major, Op. 12. FWV 61
      Katarína Juhásová-Štúrová (s), Tomáš Juhás (t), Martin Malachovský (b), Lúčnica Choir, Ján Slávik (vc), Robert Vizvári (cb), Katarína Turnerová (ar), Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    2. Joseph Haydn: Tenebrae factae sunt, MH162
      Lúčnica Choir, Elena Matušová (dir.)
    3. Joseph Haydn: Insanae et vanae curae
      Lúčnica Choir, Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    4. Johann Sebastian Bach / Charles Gounod: Ave Maria
      Zuzana Weiserová (s), Lúčnica Choir, Elena Matušová (dir.)
    5. Franz Liszt: Inno a Maria Vergine, S.39
      Lúčnica Choir, Katarína Turnerová (ar), Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    6. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ave verum corpus, KV 618
      Lúčnica Choir, Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    7. César Franck: Panis angelicus from Mass in A major, Op. 12. FWV 61
      Tomáš Juhás (t), Lúčnica Choir, Ján Slávik (vc), Robert Vizvári (cb), Katarína Turnerová (ar), Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    8. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Alma Dei Creatoris, KV 277
      Zuzana Weiserová (s), Lúčnica Choir, Juraj Tomka (vn), Andrej Baran (vn), Pavol Mucha (vc), Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    9. Giacomo Puccini: Requiem, SC 76
      Lúčnica Choir, Martin Ruman (vl), Peter Mikula (org), Elena Matušová (dir.)
    10. Andrew Lloyd Webber: Hosanna from Requem
      Miroslav Dvorský (t), Ľubica Vargicová (s), Peter Mikula (org), Lúčnica Choir, Elena Matušová (zbm.), Slovak National Symphony Orchestra, Jaroslav Kyzlink (dir.)
    11. Andrew Lloyd Webber: Pie Jesu from Requiem
      Ľubica Vargicová (s), Tomáš Turner (s), Lúčnica Choir, Elena Matušová (zbm.), Slovak National Symphony Orchestra, Jaroslav Kyzlink (dir.)
    12. Giuseppe Verdi: Libera me from Messa da Requiem
      Ľubica Vargicová (s), Lúčnica Choir, Elena Matušová (zbm.), Bratislava City Choir, Ladislav Holásek (zbm.), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Walter Attanasi (dir.)

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Peter Machajdík: Abandonned Gates
    for piano quintet
    20 Apr
    2016
    First performances in Slovakia
    Small concert studio of the Slovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Zuzana Biščáková (pf), Mucha Quartet, Juraj Tomka (vn), Andrej Baran (vn), Veronika Kubešová (vl), Pavol Mucha (vc)
  • Vojtech Didi: Musica rurale
    Composizioni per pianoforte e archi
    3 Oct
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Central Slovakia Museum, Thurzo's House, Banská Bystrica, SK
    PERFORMERS: Collegium Wartberg, Eva Varhaníková (pf), Dalibor Karvay (vn), Andrej Baran (vn), Zuzana Bouřová (vl), Jozef Podhoranský (vc), Ján Krigovský (cb)
  • First performances abroad
  • Vojtech Didi: Musica rurale
    Composizioni per pianoforte e archi
    5 May
    2013
    First performances abroad
    The European Festival of the Music Academies, Warsaw, PL
    PERFORMERS: Eva Varhaníková (pf), Andrej Baran (vn), Daniela Formanová (vn), Andrej Krajčovič (vl), Branislav Bielik (vc), Romana Uhlíková (cb)

Gallery

  • Photo: Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava 2017-04-02 Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava
    Mucha Quartet (Slovakia), Davide Giovanni Tomasi – guitar (Italy)

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
    Author: Dušan Godár
  • Photo: Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava 2017-04-02 Matinee at the Mirbach Palace, Bratislava

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
    Author: Dušan Godár


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