Urbaan Reiter

Urbaan Reiter was born on the 30th of June 2003 in Slovenj Gradec in Slovenia.

URBAAN REITER

Urbaan Reiter was born on the 30th of June 2003 in Slovenj Gradec in Slovenia.

He started playing the guitar at the age of seven at the Music school Ravne na Koroškem.

After ending six years of elementary music school, in September 2016, he continued his music education at the Music school ( secondary education ) in Velenje. His professor was Xhevdet Sahatxhija.

During regular schooling, Urbaan constantly improved his knowledge by attending master classes.

In July 2017, he was accepted to University of Music and Performing Arts Graz ( Course for Highly Gifted Students ) and now his professor is prof. Paolo Pegoraro.

Here is the list of all master classes, summer schools and competitions Urbaan attended;

Master classes:

  • Vojislav Ivanović (Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia, 2013)
  • Vojko Vešligaj (Krško, Slovenia, 2013)
  • Xhevdet Sahatxhija (Zagreb, Croatia, 2014)
  • Marco Tamayo (Klagenfurt, Austria, 2015 in Gorizia, Italy, 2016)
  • Petrit Ceku (Peja,Kosovo, 2016)
  • Giampaolo Bandini (Kosovo 2016, Wien 2018)
  • Gabriel Bianco (Kosovo, 2016)
  • Lukasz Kuropaczewski (Zagreb, Croatia, 2016)
  • Dale Kavanagh (Belgrade, Serbia, 2016)
  • Rovshan Mamedkuliev (Belgrade, Serbia, 2016)
  • Rafaela Smits (Belgrade, Serbia, 2016)
  • Paolo Pegoraro (Postojna, Slovenia, 2015,2016, 2017 and Zagreb, Croatia, 2016, 2017)
  • Anders Miolin (Postojna, Slovenia, 2016)
  • Costas Cotsiolis (Belgrade, Serbia, 2017)
  • Thomas Offermann (Belgrade, Serbia, 2017
  • Roberto Aussel (Belgrade, Serbia, 2017)
  • Pepe Romero (Zagreb, Croatia, 2017)
  • Carlo Marchione (Zagreb, Croatia 2017, Vienna 2018 )
  • Judicaël Perroy (Postojna, Slovenia, 2017)
  • Anders Miolin(Postojna,2016)
  • Christian Zielinski (Postojna, Slovenia, 2017)
  • Nejc Kuhar(Postojna, Slovenia 2017)
  • Thomas Kirchhoff (Vienna 2018)
  • Manuel Barrueco( Graz 2019)
  • Oscar Ghiglia( Siena 2021)

Schools:

  • Summer school, prof. Anders Miolon / Zurich; Brač-Croatia, 2013, 2014;
  • Summer school, prof. Xhevdet Sahatxhija /Croatia; Poreč- Croatia, 2014;
  • Summer school, prof. Janez Gregorič / Austria; Klagenfurt- Austria, 2014.
  • Summer school, Guitar week Postojna, Slovenia,2015(prof. Paolo Pegoraro)
  • Summer school, prof. Xhevdet Sahatxhija / Croatia: Poreč- Croatia, 2015;
  • Summer school, Guitar week Postojna, Slovenia, 2016 (prof. Paolo Pegoraro and prof. Anders Miolin)
  • Summer school prof. Xhevdet Sahatxhija / Hrvaška; Poreč- Croatia 2016;
  • Summer school, Guitar week Postojna, Slovenia, 2017 (prof. Paolo Pegoraro, prof. Judicaël Perroy, prof. Christian Zielinski, prof. Nejc Kuhar)
  • Summer school, Guitar week Postojna, Slovenia, 2018 (prof. Istvan Römer, prof. Anders MiolinOman Kaminsky, Margarita Escarpa)
  • Summer school, Guitar week Postojna, Slovenia, 2019 (prof. Brian Head, Andrea De Vitis, Đani Šehu, prof. Istvan Römer)
  • Accademia Musicale Chigiana (Maestro Oscar Ghiglia), 2021 – Diploma di Merito

Competitions:

Competitions 2013- solo:

  • Days of Guitar Krško 2013: 1stprize, 1stplace
  • Omiš guitar festival 2013: 1stprize, 1stplace,
  • special prize: International Summer music school, Anders Miolon / Zurich.

Competitions 2014- solo:

  • International music competition SVIREL: Gold medal 99/100 points,
  • special prize, Summer music school,prof. Xhevdet Sahatxhija / Croatia;
  • Days of Guitar Krško 2014: 1stprize, 1s place, gold medal
  • Omiš guitar festival 2014: 1stprize, 2ndplace
  • Concorso Europeo di Chitarra Classica “Enrico Mercatali”: 1stprize, 3rdplace

Competitions 2014 chamber music:

  • International music competition SVIREL: Gold medal
  • Days of Guitar Krško 2014 Guitar trio: 1stprize, 1stplace

Competitions 2015 solo:

  • TEMSIG 44.National competition for young musicians of Republic Slovenia, March, 2015: 1stprize, 1stplace, 100 points
  • Guitar art world festival Belgrade, March, 2015: first prize, 3rdplace
  • International music competition SVIREL 2015: 1stprize, gold medal, 100 points, special prize, Application fee / Competition »Pittaluga Junior Alessandria«
  • Porečki tirando Con pizzicato 2015: 1stprize, 1stplace, 100 points
  • Days of Guitar Krško 2015: 1stprize, 1stplace, 100 points
  • Omiš guitar festival 2015: 1stprize, 1stplace
  • Michele Pittaluga junior internacionale di chitarra classica 48 Alessandria: 1st Primo premio assoluto.

Competitions 2016 solo:

  • Zagreb guitar festival 2016: 1stprize, 1stplacehttp://zagrebguitarfest.com/majstorske-radionice/;
  • GUITAR ART FESTIVAL – XVII International guitar festival Belgrade: 1stprize, 1st
  • place, http://www.gaf.rs/sr/festivali/guitar-art-festival/2016/rezultati-takmicenja;
  • International music competition SVIREL 2016: Gold medal, 100 points, http://upol.si/svirel/results;
  • XIII European Classical Guitar Competition“Enrico Mercatali”. Gorizia [Italy]: II. category, 1stprize, 1stplace ( 100 points ), 1st Primo premio assoluto;
  • 9th International Competition for Yong Guitarist “Andres Segovia” in Monheim am Rhein: 3rdplace;
  • 2nd Peja International Classical Guitar Competition “EHAT MUSA” : 1stprize,1stplace, category II

Competitions 2017 solo:

  • Porečki tirando Con pizzicato 2017 , III. kategoriji: 1stprize, 3rdplace
  • GUITAR ART FESTIVAL – XVII International guitar festival Belgrade: kategorija 1stprize, 1stplacehttp://www.gaf.rs/sr/vesti/129/rezutati-takmicenja;
  • Zagreb guitar festival 2017:  kategorija: 1st prize, 2ndplace
  • 13 th Ana Amalia Wettbewerb fur junge Gitarristen:1.Preis (Altersgruppe I);
  • Ana Amalia Wettbewerb fur junge Gitarristen:Sonderpreis fur die beste Interpretation eines Werks der Klassik;

Competitions 2018 solo:

  • Forum Gitarre Wien 2018 / 21. internationalen Jugendwettbewerb: 1. preis;

Competitions 2019 solo:

  • 14th Ana Amalia Wettbewerb fur junge Gitarristen:1.Preis (Altersgruppe II)