Dušan Bogdanović

Dušan Bogdanović

Written on 02/19/2020
Cristiano Porqueddu


Described as a composer of masterful craft with a genuine clarity and purity of vision (Guitar Review), Dušan Bogdanović has developed a personal synthesis of contemporary classical, jazz and ethnic music. His work numbers over one hundred published compositions, including a variety of commissions for solo guitar, chamber ensembles, orchestra and multimedia, as well as numerous CD recordings.

Dusan’s theoretical work includes “Polyrhythmic and Polymetric Studies”, “Counterpoint for Guitar” published by the Berben Editions, a collection of essays for composers and improvisers “Ex Ovo”, as well as “Tradition and Synthesis” which are in print by Doberman/Production d’Oz. After having taught at the Belgrade Academy and San Francisco Conservatory, he is presently teaching at the Haute école de musique de Genève, Switzerland.