Jan Nikovich (Croatia)

Jan Nikovich (Croatia)

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Jan Nikovich (born 2001) is a Croatian concert pianist and a winner of many prestigious competitions. He is currently studying with Natalia Trull.

Jan is a winner of many competitions (as a soloist and as a member of chamber ensembles). This include the Val Tidone, Papandopulo, Young Virtuosos, Citta di Gorizia, EPTA, Ars Nova, Sonus Op 2, Zlatko Grgošević and Croatian National Competition. He is also the winner of numerous special awards including the 2019/20 Yamaha Scholarship Award. He is also a scholarship holder at the Internationale Musikakademie in Liechtenstein and his mentors include Ruben Dalibaltayan, Eliso Virsaladze, Milana Chernyavska and Sergio Tiempo.

Jan often performs recitals and with orchestras all over Europe. Countries he has performed in include Croatia, Italy, Liechtenstein, Germany, Austria, Spain, Poland, Slovenia, Romania, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Most recently he has performed with the Croatian National Television Orchestra, Zagreb Soloists, Zagreb Philharmonic, Bacau Philharmonic in Romania and more.

Jan is a multiple winner of the Oscar of Knowledge awarded by the Croatian Ministry of Science and Education, and in 2020 he received the Rector’s Award from the University of Zagreb.