J.S. Bach: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue
L.V. Beethoven: Sonata Op.109
– Vivace, ma non troppo
– Gesangvoll, mit innigster Empfindung, Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo
F. Chopin: Nocturne op. posthume, C-sharp Minor
Nocturne Op.27, No. 2, D-flat Major
Nocturne Op.48, No. 1, C- Minor
F. Chopin: Ballade No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 47
Jana Pavlovska, born in Skopje, Macedonia in 1983, completed her education in Macedonia as class’ valedictorian at The National Music Academy then moved to the United States to pursue Masters’ level studies in Piano Performance with Dr. Winston Choi at Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts (CCPA). She recently completed her studies of Artist Diploma in Piano Performance with Dr. Ludmila Lazar at Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.
Jana has performed as a soloist throughout Macedonia and internationally in Bulgaria, Italy, France, United Kingdom, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Germany and the US. She’s performed throughout the Chicago area at Roosevelt University’s Gunz Hall, The Chopin Theatre, Nichols Concert Hall, 19th Century Club, Millennium Park, and Chicago Symphony Center’s Armour Stage.
Jana has been awarded 15 First and Second Prizes in solo and chamber sections, Special Prizes and study-staying-concerting grants internationally; and a three time winner of the CCPA Piano Showcase, 2012 Gilmore Festival fellowship winner, annual CCPA Rudolph Ganz Award for best academic student achievement, and in 2014, the annual CCPA Rudolph Ganz & Felix Ganz Award for best academic student achievement.
Besides her teachers, she has worked with Briggite Engerer, Tomaz Petrac, Jerome Lowenthal, Emanuel Ax, and Boris Slutsky.