Vesna Surculija Radic

Vesna Surculija Radic was born in Belgrade where she completed “Kosta Manojlovic“ Music School with the highest grades. In 2001 she started bachelor studies in Piano Performance and in 2006 she started master studies in Piano Performance, which she successfully completed with the highest grade under professor Dorian Leljak at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad.  

            At the same Academy Vesna was working as a teaching fellow from 2005 to 2007. She has been improving herself by enrolling various master courses in piano studies, such as: professor Ian Jones, Royal Conservatory in London; professor Aleksandar Madzar, Royal Flemish Conservatory in Brussels; professor Kemal Gekic, International University in Florida etc  From 2006 to this day she has been working as a piano teacher. During her dedicated pedagogical work she has aspired to get the most out of each child and to pass on the love she feels for music. Her students have participated in local and international competitions and won more than 30 awards.
            From 2004 onwards she has been the president of EPTA (European Piano Teachers Association) of young people in Vojvodina and a member of UKLAPEV association. She has been an accredited ABRSM educator for Southeast Europe since January 2007.

   She cooperated with composers Zeljko Joksimovic and Kornelije Kovac in TV shows produced by “Kosutnjak Film“.

            In 2012 Vesna transcended her field of artistic expression as her first novel “Foliranja“ got published by the publishing house “Prosveta“. In spring 2016 she founded International Centre for Musical Arts EVA with a colleague Ana Rancic.