Concert Violinist, Lubo Velickovic specializing in all styles: Classic, Baroque, Contemporary, Pops, Tango, Chardas, Celtic, Jazz, Swing, Sound Track.
Concertmaster and member with several symphonies and founder of the Divertimento Chamber Music Ensemble (strings & other instruments). Conductor, Arranger, Music Contractor, Master Class Instructor.
I'm a musician & music contractor. I hired Lubo Velickovic of "Divertimento" to play the violin for 2 memorial services. He is extremely professional and an accomplished musician of the highest caliber. One service called for violin & harp duo, during which Lubo was required to play solo for half the time. His playing was exquisite. His choice of musical selections and manner of playing was so sensitive, intuitive, and respectful of the occasion and situation. As a chamber musician, he is an extremely versatile player of all styles and can improvise on the spot if necessary. The other service called for a chamber ensemble. But the challenge was that the client had a very usual request and we had only one day (on the Thanksgiving Holiday) to fulfill getting the instruments and create an arrangement for the next morning. Lubo worked with me, above and beyond the call of duty, on a holiday to make sure we had what we needed! We couldn't have done it without Lubo! Thank you Lubo!!!
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
Languages: English, French
What to Expect
Formal and friendly appearance, dress,instruments,music with (link hidden)ands and chairs.
Passionate players ,professional performance up to the client expectations, in advance negotiated and well prepared program , price and timetable .Ready for overtime play for extra pay.
Arrival min 30' prior to the performance.
Payment : advanced deposit (percentage depends of the booking time : short or long term notice)
Contract or pick up the check.
DMA violin at UT Austin TX. class (link hidden)gene Gratovich
Lubo is renowned violinist with considerable international experience.He performed a Master class for Max Rostal, (link hidden)zuki, Dorothy Delay and Issac Stern.He had performed as a soloist and chamber music groups, in Yugoslavia,France,Germany,Italy, Belgium,Ireland,Canada,South Africa and Japan.
He performed in the Broadway-bound production of La Boheme in San Fracisco and in functions for Gregory Peck,Laybird Johnson, and Walter Cronkite in Austin,Texas.He was a violinist for Smoky Robinson and Ann Murray in California and violist for Luciano Pavaroti in Sacramento Arco arena and for Mannheim Steamroller.He recorded for Willie Nelson Studios and George Lucas Skywalker Studios.He is founder of "Divertimento"chamber music group and Baroque chamber orchestra.
Additional Booking Notes
We would like to now the space,staging,amount of light and sound which will be involved besides our own(speakers, microphones etc. if needed) at performance place.We also prefer the tent for outside secure site of the performance.
Past Booked Events
|December 03, 2017 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm||Anniversary Party|
Pachelbel's Canon and Gigue in D,
Mozart's "Eine Kleine Nacht Musik"
My arrangement of Gershwin's "Summer Time"
My arrangement of Grapelli's swing
My arrangement of "Besame mucho"
Fiddle on the roof
Influences & Inspiration
When asked when to arrive to the performance , Pavarotti said : 1 hour before!
When asked how to perform Forte dynamics, Pavarotti said : not too heavy.
2-4 chairs, a tent above the instruments if performed outside.Mics and amps for the larger audience.
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