About Vesna Petkovic
VESNA PETKOVIĆ was born in Niš (Serbia) 1974. European singer, specializing in jazz, contemporary jazz and ethno music. After finishing a classical music education in her home town she studied jazz singing at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz and graduated with a Master Degree in 2003, obtaining first-class honors and the federal “Appreciation Award in recognition of outstanding cultural contribution” handed over by the Austrian minister for Culture.
Vesna Petković is well established as a versatile singer with astounding skills and impeccable taste, always energetic and innovative. In her own compositions and arrangements Vesna is connecting her traditional music with contemporary jazz, which can be heard on her debut album “A New One” (Zama recordings)....
She sings/sang as a front singer in “Sandy Lopičić Orkestar”, “Sandala Orkestar”, “Shantel & Bukovina Club Orkestar” and with her “Vesna Petković Band”.
Recordings: "Sandy Lopičić Orkestar ”(Border Confusion, Balkea /NetWork Records), Sandala Orkestrar( (Klezmer / Balkan music), Shantel and Bukovina Club Orkestar (Bukovina Club vol.1&2/Essay Records, Disko Partizani), “Fool Cool Jazz Orchestra” (The Fool Cool Vibes)“, Reinhard Ziegerhofer (Bass Diary), “Vesna Petković”(A New One).