Smiljka Isaković

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Smiljka Isakovic, who was called by critics "The First Lady of the Harpsichord" and "Queen of the harpsichord", took Master' s degree in two instruments: piano at the Music Academy of Belgrade and "Tschaikovsky" Conservatory in Moscow, and harpsichord at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Madrid. She performed all over Yugoslavia (at all important music festivals), also in Europe (Italy, Greece, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, France, Great Britain, Tchech Republic, Russia, Portugal, Spain, Cyprus), in the USA, South America and Cuba.
She recorded several LPs and CD for the editing houses of Yugoslavia and abroad. She also broadcasted a lot for the Radio and Television of Yugoslavia and abroad. She gives Master Classes and writes musicological texts.
In 1997. she was awarded the international prestigious Masaryk Award for arts, which Masaryk Academy (Prague) awards to artists who connect people and races of the world through their art. This award was given for music, before Smiljka Isakovic, to Luciano Pavarotti.
Smiljka Isakovic was included in the "International Who is Who in Music" (Cambridge, American Biographical Institute), as well as in the international Encyclopedia of harpsichordists and organists (St. Petersburgh). ABI included her in the "5000 personalities of the world" as the "First Lady of the harpsichord", and nominated her for the "Woman of the Year".
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Smiljka Isaković Discography Tracks

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LSY-66224 Smiljka Isaković - Muzika Na Spinetu / Music On Spinet album art Smiljka Isaković Muzika Na Spinetu / Music On Spinet(LP, Album) Jugoton LSY-66224 Yugoslavia 1984 Sell This Version
2330075 Smiljka Isaković - Muzika XVII Veka album art Smiljka Isaković Muzika XVII Veka(LP, Album, Gat) PGP RTB 2330075 Yugoslavia 1984 Sell This Version
2330202 Smiljka Isaković - Scarlatti - Soler album art Smiljka Isaković Scarlatti - Soler(LP, Album, Gat) PGP RTB 2330202 Yugoslavia 1987 Sell This Version
CD 430664 Smiljka Isaković - Lady Plays Keyboards album art Smiljka Isaković Lady Plays Keyboards(CD, Album) PGP RTS CD 430664 Yugoslavia 1998 Sell This Version