Josip Dragnić is Croatian guitarist, professor and event organizer. He was born in Split in 1980 and has more than twenty years experience as a musician. He has played numerous concerts in Croatia, Italy, Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, France, Spain, Bulgaria, Czech Republic and Bosnia&Herzegovina as a soloist and as a member of chamber music formations and orchestras. He received his musical education in the music school „Josip Hatze“ in Split, at the Academy of Arts in Split (prof. Maroje Brčić) and at the Hochschule für Musik in Nuernberg (prof. Franz Halasz) where he finished postgraduate studies in guitar. He graduated at Split Faculty of Science and became a professor of mathematics and informatics science. He has attended mastrerclasses and had individual lessons with world's most famous guitarists: Costas Cotsiolis, Aniello Desiderio, Marcin Dylla, Zoran Dukić, Ricardo Gallen, Hubert Kappel, Carlo Marchione, David Russell, Pavel Steidl, Scott Tennant and Fabio Zanon. Josip has won numerous prizes at national and international music competitions as a soloist and as a member of chamber music formations. He has performed on Croatian National Television, Croatian Radio Split, Croatian Radio First and Third channel. He has peformed as a soloist with the Chamber orchestra of the Association MAG (Croatia), Chamber orchestra Cercle culturel (Luxembourg) and the String Quartet HIP4tet (Spain). Josip is founder of Association MAG, director of the Chamber music festival and Classical Guitar Days in Split and member of prizewinning Split Guitar Quartet wich he founded. Since 2003 he has been working as a guitar professor in several Music schools in Croatia, Germany and Luxembourg and during that period his students have won highest prizes at national as well as international competitions in Croatia, Italy, Germany, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Josip has held numerous workshops and master classes across Europe. Since October 2013 Josip lives in Luxembourg where he maintains a very intensive concert and teaching activity.

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