Pavle has been playing piano from the age of 6 and in 2007 got accepted into the highly competitive Sydney Conservatorium High School under the Russian teacher Natalia Sheludiakova. In 2012 he was accepted to continue his studies at the Sydney Conservatorium on a full scholarship and with the top audition mark where he also studied with Paul Rickard-Ford and Nikolai Evrov.
In 2012 Pavle was accepted into the prestigious Casalmaggiore International Music Festival in Italy, where he studied with renowned pianist Mikhail Voskresensky. In May 2014, he performed a solo recital in Auckland, New Zealand as the winner of the 2013 Theme and Variations Emerging Artists Series, and in 2014 he won their Foundation Scholarship to further his pianistic studies.
In 2014 and 2015 he was selected to attend the Conservatorium’s newly established Estivo Chamber Music Summer School in Verona, Italy where he toured with his piano trio, St Veaux Trio and studied with renowned pianists such as Acquiles Delle Vigne and Christian Mueller.
He is now a graduate of the Sydney Conservatorium with a Bachelor in Piano Performance, which also included study in Piano Pedagogy.
He is also a graduate of a ‘BodyMinded’ movement training course which combines principles of the Alexander Technique with anatomy to enhance coaching and performance through mindful practice and movement (Issued by Sydney Alexander Technique).
Pavle works with students of any age and adjusts his teaching style to each individual! He also offers accompaniment services for any style of music of any difficulty. His preference is to teach at home but can negotiate travel to your house.
Pavle’s other musical interests are classical music composition and arrangement and he has written numerous compositions for orchestra and chamber ensembles with recognitions awarded by the Sydney Metropolitan Orchestra and Fine Music 102.5 FM (the Young Composer Award). He has also arranged many orchestral pieces for solo piano and piano chamber ensemble which have been broadcast on radio.
Examples of his work can be found on his YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzN1OrTuy_A