The guitar god Vlatko Stefanovski - in Perth later in 2018
Dates: Dec 02, 2018
Venue / Address: Badlands Bar U1/3 Aberdeen St, perth
Produced By: www.feelbalkan.com
The Australian Tour 2018 will include the electric Trio band he has played with for the last 2 decades - promising an unforgettable show for all that appreciate great music.ast 40 years his unique chemistry of songwriting skills, improvisational prowess, and rock virtuosity elevated him to stardom as one of the most popular instrumentalists and songwriters but now with each new phase and project he keeps reminding that not many artists who have reached early success have managed to balance the presentation of their past achievements and exploring new territories so creatively.
The Australian Tour 2018 will include the electric Trio band he plays with for the last 2 decades - promising an unforgettable show for all that appreciate great music.
Tickets to the concerts are limited and expected to sell fast. Don't miss your chance to be part of this mind blowing experience!
Vlatko Stefanovski was born in 1957 in Prilep / Macedonia in a theatrical family. He started playing guitar at the age of 13. In his late teens he formed the group LEB I SOL which became one of the most important names in the music scene of former Yugoslavia. LEB I SOL had released 14 albums and had toured around the world.
Since the mid- nineties Stefanovski has developed a very successful solo career. He has recorded remarkable solo releases, like Cowboys & Indians, Sarajevo, Vlatko Stefanovski trio, Kula od karti, Thunder from the blue sky etc. The collaboration with Miroslav Tadic, on the albums Krushevo, Treta majka, Live in Belgrade, and Live in Zagreb put a new light on Vlatko’s acoustic guitar work, and his further exploration of the Macedonian traditional music.
In the last several years he has played and recorded all around the world with many top artists like Tommy Emmanuel, Stochelo Rosenberg, Gibonni, Jan Akkerman, Theodosii Spassov Stefan Milenkovic, Kudsi Erguner, Bojan Z., Manu Katche, Toni Levin, Big Band of the Slovenian Army, and many others. His recent work also includes music for films, theatre and ballet.
As a soloist Vlatko has performed and recorded with numerous orchestras and enesmbles, like London Simphony Orchestra, MDR Leipzig Simphony Orchestra, Monte Carlo Philcharmony Orchestra, Tonkunstler orchestra from Vienna, Simphonieta Orchestra from Sophia, Slovenian philharmony orchestra – Ljubljana, Student symphony orchestra from Skopje Macedonia, FoolCool Jazz big band, RTV Ljubljana Big Band, Croatian HTV big band, RTV Srbija Big band etc.
Stefanovski is well known for his unique guitar technique and tone. With his Vlatko Stefanovski Trio he has performed around the world. In 2007 Stefanovski was honoured a Doctorate honoris causa in the fields of art at the University St. Kiril and Metodij / Skopje. He lives in Skopje/Macedonia with his family and owns a well-equiped project studio named Esoteria Sound Studio.