Snježana Pavićević

Snježana Pavićević was born in Sisak (Croatia) . She graduated from the Faculty of Music, Academy of
Arts in Belgrade (Serbia) in the class of Professor Miodrag Azanjac in 1994. She received Magister of
Arts Degree with the same professor. After completing studies in the class of Professor Nicola Mazzanti
in Milan, she received Master of Arts Degree in piccolo flute.
Her professional career started in 1994 when she was appointed for the position of piccolo solo at the
Belgrade Opera Orchestra. In 2002 Snježana became a solo piccolo flutist at the Belgrade
Philharmonic Orchestra.
As a student she won several national and international competitions, as a soloist and also with some
chamber ensembles.
She collaborated with many orchestras and conductors such as Zubin Mehta, Muhai Tang, Mihail
Jurowsky, Kiril Petrenko, Krzysztof Penderecki, Howard Griffiths, Andres Orozco Estrada, Tomas
Sanderling, Gabriel Feltz, Leif Segerstam, Daniel Raiskin, En Shao, Howard Griffits....
Besides her orchestral engagements, she also plays with various chamber ensembles and
performs various recitals with flute, piccolo and alto flute – solo and with piano accompaniment.
She collaborates permanently with “Ensemble Studio 6” for contemporary music and they
performed premierly many contemporary works in Serbia. With“Murska percussion” ensemble
(Slovenia) she performs works for flute and piccolo with percussion ensemble originaly written or
arranged for this ensemble.

Snježana took part as a piccolo flute mentor in the project of Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra called
Filhademija (Philharmonic Orchestral Academy) for students and young professionals, and she is also
one of the piccolo teachers at “Play with a Pro” online platform.
She is the founder and the artistic director of “Belgrade Piccolo Weekend” – festival dedicated to
piccolo flute with master classes, concerts, workshops and exhibitions of musical instruments.
Snježana also founded her “Piccolo studio”, workshop in 2 levels (basic and advanced) for all the
flutists who want to upgrade her piccolo playing skills.
She holds piccolo masterclasses and she is jury member at many flute and piccolo competitions.
She made several recordings for Belgrade Radio and Television: Prokofiev – Sonata, Francaix – Suite
forslute solo, Cimarosa – Concerto for 2 flutes and Dejan Despić – Concertino op 28 for 2 flutes with
Serbian Radio Symphony orchestra.
She also recorded music by Australian composerAlan Holley for Hammerings Records from Sydney,
Australia and by American composer David Loeb for Centaur records from Louisiana USA.
As very active piccolo flute recording artist, she recorded 2 solo Cd albums. Her first CD album
“Piccolo solo Globe tour” with works for piccolo solo was released in October 2020.published by
Croatian publisher “Nota bene”. Her second Cd album “PersPICCtives” was published in July 2021. by
Serbian publisher “Metropolis music”. This album represents works for piccolo by contemporary
Serbian composers. Entire piccolo opus by Serbian composers is committed by and dedicated to her.
Snježana is one of the “Burkart” artists, which is one of the best flute and piccolo brands today.
Since 2020. she is the president of Serbian flute association “Miodrag Azanjac”