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Bojana Šaljić Podešva

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Composer Bojana Šaljić Podešva continues to expand the boundaries of her creative work. After a series of electroacoustic pieces, Podešva has delved into live electronics, exploring its incorporation into stage performance. She has established artistic partnerships with various instrumentalists, including improvisers, and adopted conceptual and experimental approaches to sound, focusing on how it is felt, perceived, understood.

Bombyx Lori

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Duet Bombyx Lori comes from a classical music milieux. The academically trained musicians and composers Alenja Pivko Kneževič and Simon Penšek create their own brand of art pop music.

Borghesia

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Formed in Ljubljana in 1982 by former members of the alternative theatre group Theatre FV-112/15, Borghesia is a Slovenian electronic and rock music group. Until the late 1980s Borghesia pursued the path of a multimedia concept collective, founded on the idea of giving prominence to video as a medium equal to sound. The collective disbanded around 1995 and was reanimated in 2009 with a compilation CD comprising tracks from their previous albums. The album And Man Created God, released in 2014 by the American label Metropolis Records, marked the resurrection of Borghesia as a septet with a new, rock-infused sound. Proti kapitulaciji, an album featuring musical settings of poems by modernist poet Srečko Kosovel, came out in 2018.

Borut Kržišnik

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One of Slovenia’s most audacious and innovative new music composers and artists, Borut Kržišnik's style has been influenced by his experiences in the experimental jazz band Data Direct and collaborations with the groups Laibach and Borghesia. Adopting a unique way of composing based on an array of sound processing software, Kržišnik has made a number of solo albums, and wrote music for film, theatre and dance performances, art videos and other projects.

Borut Mori

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After graduating from the Secondary Music and Ballet School in Maribor, Mori studied the accordion at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz. During this period, he won several prizes at various music competitions. After obtaining his bachelor’s degree, Mori started to compose his own music, which he played at various festivals in Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Italy and Slovakia. The duo “Igmar Jenner & Borut Mori” won the “2010 Austrian World Music Award”. His musical works have been recorded by several radio stations. Borut Mori is an accordion teacher at the Maribor Conservatory of Music and Ballet.

Borut Savski

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Borut Savski is a Slovenian artist and composer engaged in intermedia art and experimental computer music. He is a co-founder and active member of two cultural-artistic collectives: KUD Trivia and Cirkulacija 2. Throughout his career, Savski has established diverse creative partnerships, working in a broad and divergent spectrum of art forms: music, contemporary dance, performance art, Techno-Art, technological invention of new performative devices, dynamic sculptures/structures, etc., primarily adopting the concept of horizontal and interdisciplinary collaborative art.

Bossa de Novo

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Slovenian band Bossa de Novo was founded in 2003 and though loyal to Brazilian bossa nova standards, their repertoire features songs in Portuguese, French, Slovene and Serbo-Croatian languages.

Boštjan Gombač

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Gombač is one of the most sought-after Slovenian clarinet players. Proficient in playing numerous instruments, such as different flutes and percussion instruments, he collaborates with many different bands. He performed with the Irish group The Dubliners and with Jani Kovačič, Zoran Predin, Josipa Lisac, Siddharta, and the Mar Django ensemble, Fake Orchestra, Altaria, Terra Mystica, Terrafolk, Olivija, Brina, Vlado Batista as well as the Slovenian Military Orchestra and the Slovenia RTV Big Band… He is a member of the Katalena band and Sounds of Slovenia. He writes music for film and theatre and works sporadically as a studio musician.

Boštjan Narat

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Founder and leader of the acclaimed ethno-rock band Katalena, Boštjan Narat has lately also made a name for himself as a singer-songwriter. He received an award at the KantFest International Festival.

Boštjan Perovšek

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Boštjan Perovšek is a freelance artist, musician and composer working mostly in the areas of electroacoustic and experimental music. He is accredited with the invention of a new music genre – bioacoustical music. Perovšek is member of the experimental band SAETA, writes film music and creates soundscapes for museums and galleries. He has scored music for theatre, performances and multimedia installations, and also works as a sound engineer for film and video.