Visiting Assistant Professor, Trombone
206 School of Music Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2504
International award-winning trombonist Hana Beloglavec has competed successfully in several competitions. Her most recent accomplishments include winning the 2014 Jerome and Elaine Nerenberg Foundation Scholarship and the 2012 International Women’s Brass Conference’s Division II Solo Competition. As a chamber musician, she has found success in her trombone quartet, the Lakeside Quartet, which competed in the finals of the 2014 International Trombone Quartet Competition. She also was a member of The Handsome Dan’s Trombone Quartet, which won the 2013 Eastern Trombone Workshop’s Trombone Quartet Competition and performed a quartet recital at the workshop as well as the 2013 Yale Woolsey Concerto Competition.
Also deeply interested in orchestral music, Beloglavec has performed as a substitute trombonist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under conductors Charles Dutoit, Sir Mark Elder, Ludovic Morlot, and Esa-Pekka Salonen, as well as the Chicago based early-music ensemble Music of the Baroque under Jane Glover and Nicholas Kraemer. She also has performed as a member of the American Institute of Musical Studies Festival Orchestra in Graz, Austria.
Hana Beloglavec received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Northwestern University, where she studied with Professors Michael Mulcahy, Douglas Wright, Tim Higgins, Randall Hawes, and Christopher Davis. She completed her Master of Music degree at Yale University and her Bachelor of Music degree at Western Michigan University, where she studied with Professor Scott Hartman and Dr. Steve Wolfinbarger, respectively. Previous to her appointment at Louisiana State University, Hana Beloglavec held a position as visiting instructor of low brass at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas.