Bratislava Music Agency
841 06 Bratislava 4
Flauto Armonico has about 25 members and it found its current setting in 2014. Its art director, Ms Jana Kropackova and Ms Sarka Bilanova created a very unique ensemble. Do you know of any other ensemble where there are only flutes (bass and alto flute as well) and beside them 3 harps and percussions? The ensemble often performs at various events like Church Night or European Heritage Days. They also performed in Prague in Advent and organised a charity concert for Little Noe foundation to help little Lukas to get hearing aid device. The ensemble has also won 1st prize at the regional level of the Competition of wind bands in Zabreh na Morave. Internationally they participated in Bydgoskie Impresje Muzyczne in Poland.
Ms Jana Kropackova was born in Olomouc into a Czech-Greek family. She graduated from the P.J.Vejvanovsky Conservatory in Kromeriz, direction flute. After her studies she attended masterclasses led by prof. Frantisek Malotin and several European professors. She was the soloist of Prerov Chamber Orchestra and a member of Olomouc Wind Orchestra with which she toured the whole Europe. She has been working as a teacher for 32 years, first at the Music school in Prerov and currently at Music School „Zerotin“ in Olomouc. Within the teaching process she managed to participate in youth meetings with her students in several countries, e.g. in Germany, Serbia, Finland, etc. A few years ago she founded Flauto Armonico orchestra together with a colleague Ms Sarka Bilanova (a harpist) with which they represent the music school in concerts, festivals, competitions, charity events in their home country and abroad.Back to the list of ensembles