Doctoral student of Ernesto Bitetti, Nemanja Ostoich was an artist in residency at the 10th International Texas Guitar Festival, from March 3-5th 2011, one of the leading guitar festivals in the United States. The festival, taking place at the University of Texas Dallas Conference Center, included 3 evening concerts a guitar competition, masterclasses as well as a guitar expo and vendor fair.
Ostoich was featured as a laureate recitalist, after winning the 1st prize at the 2008 competition. He also served on the competition’s panel of judges, taught a masterclass, and tutored a guitar ensemble.
While at thet festival, Ostoich was featured on the widely listened-to WRR Classical Radio Dallas/Forth Worth and performed two pieces. Joining him on the show was Grammy Award-winning guitarist David Russell, a guest artists of the 10th Annual Texas Guitar Festival. In addition to the live radio performance, Nemanja and Russell discussed the art of the classical guitar and their performances at the festival.
View photos of Ostoich performing live at WRR and teaching a student at University of Texas at Dallas.