13th International Saxophone Meeting in Slovenia

Nova Gorica, 27th June to 5th July 2009

The International Saxophone Meeting that the Nova Gorica Arts Centre organises together with the music school Glasbena šola Nova Gorica will be enriched with a fresh and attractive programme. The 13th Meeting featuring an international school of saxophone, 5th International Saxophone Competition and a varied festival. Due to top teachers and superb concerts, the summer saxophone events have become a firmly established fixture both in Slovenia and abroad. A treat for the audiences, concerts at a week-long festival enliven summer evenings in the region of Goriška.

Organised by:
Arts Centre Nova Gorica
Music School Nova Gorica

Bevkov trg 4
SI – 5000 Nova Gorica

Project leader:
Pavla Jarc

Artistic director:
Matjaž Drevenšek

Project coordinator and contact person:
Metka Sulič
T +386 5 33 540 13
F +386 5 33 540 19
E pr@kulturnidom-ng.si

Co-organisers Representative:
Patricija Valič Rutar, Acting Headmaster of the Music School Nova Gorica


  • Municipality of Nova Gorica
  • Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia
  • Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • Pro Helvetia, Swiss Art Council
  • Embassy of the United States of America
  • Municipality of Brda
  • Local Community of Nova Gorica
  • Klinec Tourist Farm, Medana
  • Saksofonija Music Society


  • Nova Ljubljanska banka, Podružnica Nova Gorica
  • Hartman d.o.o., Maribor
  • Vi-Vin Saksida, Zalošče
  • Caffe dom, Nova Gorica

    Donators of prizes:

  • Henri Selmer Paris, France & Sound Tech, Radeče, Slovenia
  • Lastra Company, Paganini shop, Mengeš, Slovenia
  • Roberto Buttus, S. Giovanni al Nat. (UD), Italy
  • Saksofonija Music Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Yamaha Music Central Europe GmbH, Branch CEE
  • Symphony international, Kranj, Slovenia
  • Rico, D'Addario and Company, Inc. New York, USA
  • Eugene Rousseau Music Products, USA
  • Vandoren Paris, France
  • BG France
  • Society of Slovene Composers, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Sloway Music Editions, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Media sponsors:

  • Radio Robin
  • Radio Nova
  • TV Primorka
  • TV Vitel

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