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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Šipuš, Berislav - M - Croatia 

 
 

 

Biography

Berislav Šipuš (Zagreb, 1958), composer and conductor, studied art history and composition. He graduated in composition from the Music Academy, under Stanko Horvat, in 1987 and continued further training under Gilbert Bosco in Udine, as well as under François Bernard Mâche and Iannis Xenakis at the UPIC in Paris. He attended conducting courses held by Vladimir Kranjčević, Željko Brkanović and Krešimir Šipuš in Zagreb, as well as Milan Horvat at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst in Graz. He worked as an assistant-pianist at the Croatian National Theatre Ballet in Zagreb, and the Bermuda Civic Ballet. He taught theory at the Elly Bašić Music School in Zagreb, and held the posts of a producer at the Vatroslav Lisinski concert hall, and managing director of the Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra (2001-2005). Šipuš was a producer of the Music Biennale Zagreb (1987 and 1989), and he has been its artistic director since 1997. He lived in Milan since 1989, working at the Teatro alla Scala as a rehearsal coach, then orchestra conductor, for ballet productions, and pianist, rehearsal coach and conducting assistant in the opera. He is a full professor at the Zagreb Academy of Music. Šipuš is the founder and artistic director of the Cantus Ensemble. His conducting has led him through Croatia, Bulgaria, Albania, Germany and Italy. He received a number of prizes for his works: the University of Zagreb’s Rector’s Award in 1985, the “Seven Secretaries of SKOJ” award, the Udine International Contemporary Music Festival Prize, the “Josip Štolcer Slavenski” Award. In 2004 he was decorated Knight of the Order of
Arts and Letters by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of France. In December of 2011 he was appointed Deputy Minister of Culture of Croatia and from 2014 until 2015 he served as the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Croatia.

 

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