Organ fest
Activity 01ConcertActivity 09Festival

Organ non stop

Date and time

25 July 2019, Thursday 19:00

Edmund Borić-Andler has graduated from Music Academy in Zagreb, the piano in the class of professor Ida Gamulin, the organ in the class of professor Ljerka Očić and got his masters degree in organ in the class of professor Mario Penzar.
He has upgraded the organ interpretation in the master classes of Jaroslav Tuma, Pieter van Dijk and Daniel Roth.
In 1999 he was the absolute winner of the 2nd Croatian organ-player competition Franjo Dugan. He is prominent for his performances of virtuoso pieces of music from Romanticism as well as contemporary music. Being especially active as a concert player, he is the most prominent young organ player with several hundred concerts held around Europe, South Africa, the USA, Israel, Syria, Belarus, Ukraine etc.
In 2010 he won the Franjo Dugan award for special contribution to preservation and promotion of Croatian organ heritage.
Besides being the guest performer on numerous festivals, he is the initiator of similar events in Croatia: he is director of festival Organ of the Zagreb Cathedral. He was  initiator and eleven years the director of the international organ festival Ars organi Sisciae in Sisak and Organs of the island of Vis and ZRIN festival. As a solo organ player he cooperates with the HRT symphony orchestra and the conductors Nikša Bareza and Pavle Dešpalj.
The record company Croatia Records published his first solo CD in 2009 and it won the Croatian record award Porin in 2010. In 2013 Croatia Records published his second solo CD. In 2013 Croatia Records published his second organ CD “ Sisak Organ Heritage”. In 2015 Croatia Records published his third CD “Organ of the Sisak Diocese-Sela”. In 2015 he got Croatian prize Milka Trnina by Croatian Association of Music Artists for the best organ project in Croatia.

Edmund Borić-Andler - organ (Croatia)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Praeludium und  Fuge Es Dur BWV 552
Andrija Motovunjanin (cca 1480-cca1539): Frottola
Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto  a-Moll BWV 593  nach Antonio Vivaldi
Julije Bajamonti (1744-1800): Sonata F-Dur
Franjo Lučić (1889-1972): Toccata F-Dur
Bogdan Kotyuk: Way to Heaven
Bogdan Kotyuk: Lauda nostra
Petr Eben (1929-2007): Moto ostinato aus Zyklus Sonntagsmusik
Philip Glass ( 1937): Satyagraha za orgulje
Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937): 1st Movement Allegro from Symphony Nr 6
Ajvars Kalejs (1951): Toccata on the Theme of Choral „Allein Gott in der Hoeh sei Ehr“

Photo and video

Thumb boric andlerThumb edmund bori  andler