Mihailo Zlatković (1994-2020)

Mihailo Zlatković was born in 1994 in Belgrade, Serbia. He finished Elementary Music School Petar Ilić in Aranđelovac in a class of professors Mladen Žic and Miloš Mijailović and then The Josip Slavenski School of Music in Belgrade in guitar class of professor Nenad Kondić.

He won many national and international awards. He performed in Belgrade, Novi Sad, Aranđelovac, Lucerne (Swwitzerland), Moscow (Russia), Milan and Naples (Italy), Podgorica and Bar (Montenegro). He performed at literary promotions and other cultural events in Belgrade and all around Serbia. He had performances on TV – in TV shows on the RTS, Studio B, RTV Šumadija, RTV Sunce.

He attended master classes from the most important guitar pedagogues – Hubert Kappel, Xuefei Yang, Edin Karamazov, Roberto Fabbri, Darko Karajić, Srđan Tošić, Aleksandar Hadži-Đorđević. He graduated from the Department of Classical Guitar at the Faculty of Music, University of Arts in Belgrade in the class of professor Vera Ogrizović.

He gained pedagogical experience as a guitar teacher in the music schools: Music school Petar Ilić in Aranđelovac, Music school Josif Marinković, Artisticum and Piccolo Music Centre in Belgrade. His students achieved notable successes and won many awards at domestic and international competitions.

Mihailo Zlatković tragically passed away in 2020 in Belgrade. We remember him for his sincere collegiality, exceptional approach to work with students, for his talent and great guitar skills, for his wonderful performances which he prepared for us and above all for modesty, nobility and cheerful spirit.