2004
Belgrade 1981
New York 2004
2010
Boston 2008

March 2011 Toronto 5:27 PM Posted by Jazz

Biography

Dragan was born ( Dragan Petrovic) in Belgrade 1961. He is naturalized Canadian, who immigrated to Canada /Toronto/ in the early nineties, from his native Belgrade where he made living as a professional musician. His influences are great pianists such as Herbie Hancock, Chick Chorea, Bill Evans and Diana Krall. Playing Jazz and Commercial music in Belgrade and Europe, Dragan composed and arranged music for theater's and Radio and TV stations. 2001 he graduated from Berklee College in Boston. Always alluding, suggesting many influences from Continental American to Romany Europe, Dragan's playing and composing manages to capture the ear in both its good taste and subtle, understated sophistication offering jazz music lovers of all tastes a palette of elegant musical cuisine.

In the '80, back in Serbia, Dragan was member of 'Slomljena Stakla band" a successful Pop band from Belgrade. Released four albums and sold around 1 million copies. Being a studio musician in the '80 played big part in Dragan's music career, as well as helping other bands (PASTA ZZ, VATRENE KOCIJE, TUTI FRUTI BAND) making they own music sound in former Yugoslavia..

 

Today, Dragan spends a great deal of his time in studio, working with Toronto artrist, such as: Sharon Bieck, Lorne Mc Milan, Mark Rudy, Lionel Rodriques, Guy Stefan,Stacey Green - Struke, Mika Shave, RileyO'Connor, Paco Luviano, Geoff Hlibka, Pat Diamanti, Mike Nease... For more please see The Studio Page.

Discography

  1. JAZZ CAFE 2000 Jazz after dark, Rumenal records

  2. CAFE NERVOSA 2004 B.G. Music Academy records

  3. The Vibe 2011 B.G. Music Academy records

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Feb 2011 Toronto 7:40 PM Posted byJazz

Purchase cd "The Vibe" online

In order to buy Dragan's Cd online please follow this link. We accept VISA, MASTER CARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS

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