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AWARDS & ENCOMIUM

Silver Medal Winner
Oustanding Achievement
Soundtrack for film and television
2019

LATEST AWARDS

Film industry awards

2019

- Silver Medal – Outstanding Achievement – “Soundtrack for Film and Television” at the GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS, California, (U.S.A.) for the short film "Getting Home".

2018

- Silver Medal – Outstanding Achievement – “Soundtrack for Film and Television” at the GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS, California, (U.S.A.) for the feature film "Two - Eleven".


- Best soundtrack, shared with Anurag Saikia, for the feature film “III Smoking Barrels” at the PRAG CINE AWARDS Film Festival. Guwahati, India.


2017
- Silver Medal – Outstanding Achievement – “Soundtrack for Film and Television” at the GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS, California, (U.S.A.) for the feature film "Fairytale".


- Third Prize HONORABLE MENTION for film composing at the 1th Edition of the “Film Composer’s Challenge Award” International Competition for the feature film "Fairytale".

Music awards

2018
- Silver Medal at the 25th National Choral Competition “Nasa Pesem”, Maribor, Slovenia.


2017
- Golden band at the Slovenian Regional Choral Competition. Postojna, Slovenia.


2016
- Slovakia Cantat 2016 International Choral Competition
• Golden Band Adult Choirs - Mixed.
• Golden Band Contemporary Music.
• Special Award for the Best Interpretation.


2015
- Winner of the “TROPHY of COMPOSITION” at the 54th International Competition of Choral Composition Seghizzi, Italy.


2014
- Finalist of the 12th International Competition of Choral Composition Seghizzi, Italy.


2013
- Third prize at the 40th International Composition Contest “Guido d’Arezzo”, Italy.


2010
- Plaque by the mayor of Jesenice Municipality (Plaketa Zupana Obcina Jesenice) for cultural and artistic merit obtained during the years of choral conducting in Slovenia.

2009
- 9th. Internationaler Chorwettbwerb 2009; Bad Ischl, Osterreich.
Gold Diploma.


III. International Festival of Advent and Christmas Music (Bratislava, Slovakia)
• Golden Band winner of category.
• Winner of Grand Prix Slovakia Cantat.
• Special award for best conductor.


- Silver Jacobus Gallus’s badge and Diploma by the JSKD (National Slovenian Association for cultural activity) for the successes obtained in international competitions.


2008
Grand prix, 4th place and the award of the 9. International Choral Competition Maribor 2008. Maribor (Slovenia).


• Special award to the conductor for the best performance of a contemporary Slovenian composition.


2007
- Gold diploma and absolute winner of the sacred and folk category at the 7th International Competition “In..canto sul Garda”, Riva del Garda, Italy.


- Gold medal and third classified at the national choral contest "Nasa Pesem 2007", Maribor, Slovenia.
Special awards:
• best performance of a Slovenian traditional song
• best performance of a Slovenian contemporary composition
• best debutant choir
• awards from the “Glasbena Matica” musical association.


- Bronze Jacobus Gallus’s badge and Diploma by the JSKD (National Slovenian Association for cultural activity) for the five years of choral conducting in Slovenia.


- Special Diploma of Encomium and Medal from the Mayor of the City of
Jesenice, Slovenia, for the results obtained in at the regional and national competitions.

2006
First price with excellence at the Slovenian Regional Choral Competition "Skofja loka 2006", Skofja loka, Slovenia.


Special awards:
• best selected program
• best performance of a Slovenian traditional song
• best performance of a Slovenian contemporary composition
• best mixed choir.


2004
Finalist of the first International Competition of Choral Composition "C.A. Seghizzi", Gorizia; Italy.