WELCOME to my web site. This web site provides information about my activities, concert schedule, and more. I will try to keep it up to date as best as I can, but due to my recent extensive travelling schedule sometimes this may not be possible.
I hope that you will find this site interesting. Enjoy!
February 5, 2016 - Next CD of Maestro Gosta, conducting the famous London Symphony Orchestra, features the music by Mussorgsky and Rachmaninov - "Pictures at an Exhibition" (orchestrated by M. Ravel) and Rachmaninov's "Symphonic Dances". Enjoy the sneak preview of this new CD here:
January 30, 2016 - Today and tomorrow the Makris Symphony Orchestra performs in Belgrade and Novi Sad, celebrating the 260th birthday of great W.A. Mozart as well as the 1st anniversary since the foundation of the orchestra. The soloists are pianist Natasa Veljkovic and violinist Milica Zulus. For more information, check the calendar page.
January 10, 2016 - Next week Maestro Gosta will perform in Belgrade and Novi Sad (Serbia) with the Ensemble of the Studio for Ealry Music and the organist Ivan Bozicevic in a concert of music by J.S. Bach and Handel - entitled "Sacred Concerti and Cantatas"
January 1, 2016 - MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR! Predrag Gosta looks forward to the 2016 engagement, which will amonth others include a Baroque music concert on January 16 and 17 with Ivan Bozicevic (organ) and the 260th Birthday Celebration with Natasa Veljkovic (piano), Milica Zulus (violin) and the Makris Symphony Orchestra on January 30 and 31.
December 15, 2015 - At the end of the month and in early January, Maestro Gosta will conduct the Vojvodina Chamber Orchestra and the Zrenjanin Philharmonic Orchestra in Serbia, featuring artists such as tenor Bela Mavrak.
December 5, 2015 - For the 10th year in row Predrag Gosta will conduct Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" with the Gwinnett Ballet Theatre from December 11 to 20, 2015.
November 11, 2015 - The newest CD of Maestro Gosta, with the London Symphony Orchestra, has been finally released. Featuring amazing music of Andreas Makris, this CD is available on sale via all quality online and CD stores.
October 1, 2015 - Maestro Gosta starts this month with the rehearsals for the new production of Handel's opera "Orlando" in Belgrade's MADLENIANUM Theatre. The premiere is scheduled for October 30th.
September 11, 2015 - The newest CD of Maestro Gosta, with the London Symphony Orchestra, has been finally released. Featuring amazing music of Andreas Makris,this CD is available on sale on web retailers such asAmazon.com or iTunes, as well as in any good music store.
June 19, 2015 - New Trinity Baroque performs Buxtehude's amazing "Membra Jesu Nostri" at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Belgrade. This amazing set of cantatas will be also performed in September at the Korkyra Baroque Festival (Sep. 9) and in Zagreb, Krizevci and Varazdin at the 45th Varazdin Baroque Evenings.
May 31, 2015 - Next month Gosta will once again coordinate a week of great music, in the 10th jubilee edition of the Belgrade Early Music Festival.
March 7, 2015 - Celebrating Andreas Makris' 85th birth anniversary with three performances in Belgrade, Novi Sad and Zrenjanin of Mozart's REQUIEM, together with the works of Makris, Elgar and Holst.
February 3, 2015 - The exact 10th anniversary of Andreas Makris' passing.
January 31, 2015 - Today marks the beginning of a new era. Gosta conducted the first concert of a newly founded MAKRIS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in Belgrade, Serbia.
January 5, 2015 - As we are entering the year of 2015, are also celebrating the 5th anniversary of the Makris Foundation and the 85th birthdays of Andreas and Margartet Makris. This year also commemorates 10 years since Andreas Makris' passing, which will be marked with the publication of a new CD with the London Symphony Orchestra - coming soon!
November 22, 2014 - During the month of December, Maestro Gosta will be conducting the Gwinnett Ballet Theatre's 10th consecutive year of "The Nutcracker" with a live orchestra. Celebrating his 80th performance during this run, Maestro Gosta very much looks forward to the ballet, followed by a traditional candlelight Christmas concert with New Trinity Baroque, and the apperance at the baroque New Year concert in Belgrade.
June 1, 2014 - The 9th International Belgrade Early Music Festival, with Maestro Gosta at its helm as its artistic director, will be held this year from June 14 to 23, with the central activity being the performance of Claudio Monteverdi's masterpiece "The Coronation of Poppea". Featuring international cast of talented musicians, including Jana Jovanovic in the role of Poppea, Janja Vuletic as Nerone, and Carlo Vistoli as Ottone, this performance is the first time ever that one Monteverdi's opera is being performed in Serbian capital.
March 30, 2014 - Enjoy a sneak preview of the upcoming debut CD recording with Maestro Predrag Gosta conducting the London Symphony Orchestra, and featuring the works by Mussorgsky, Rachmaninov and Andreas Makris
March 1, 2014 - On March 5th and 6th, Maestro Gosta will be listening to the auditions for the new production of Monteverdi's opera "L'Incoronazione di Poppea" (The Coronation of Poppea), which he will conduct in June of this year during the 9th International Early Music Festival in Belgrade, Serbia.
February 20, 2014 - From 2 to 8 of March, Maestro Gosta will be leading the 4th International Baroque Academy in Belgrade. For more information visit belgradebaroqueacademy.com
February 1, 2014 - Later this month, on February 15th, Maestro Gosta will be directing New Trinity Baroque in a concert featuring the great Serbian baroque contralto Marijana Mijanovic - see newtrinitybaroque.org for more information and tickets
January 14, 2014 - Today, Maestro Gosta celebrates his 42nd birthday - congratulations!
December 11, 2013 - The 8th consecutive year of Gwinnett Ballet Theatre's "The Nutcracker" is started this weekend, and Maestro Gosta will be conducting it for the next two weekends at the Gwinnett Performing Arts Center. For more information, visit gwinnettballet.org
December 4, 2013 - The article about Predrag Gosta's recent concert in Atlanta and the upcoming series of performances in Atlanta has been published by GLASSRBIJE.COM - click here
December 2, 2013 - Press release in Serbian about the concert that was held on November 30th is available here.
November 28, 2013 - On Saturday, November 30th, Predrag Gosta will celebrate the 450th Anniversary of John Dowland with a special concert featuring New Trinity Baroque in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.newtrinitybaroque.org
November 19, 2013 - Predrag Gosta presented his Development Plan to the National Theatre in Belgrade today, on November 19th - part of his nomination for the position of the Intendant / General Manager. You can download his plan from this link (in Serbian)
November 15, 2013 - Maestro Predrag Gosta is officially one of the 9 candidates for the position of the Intendant / General Manager of the National Theatre in Belgrade. His plan is available at the website of the Belgrade National Theatre.
November 10, 2013 - The 10th International Harpsichord Festival in Belgrade will be held from November 13th to 18th, with the final concert on November 18th at the Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade being given to Maestro Gosta and the members of the Belgrade Baroque Academy. Entitled "Monteverdi and Venetian Baroque Extravaganza", the program will feature expanded program from the Third Baroque Academy held in October, featuring young talented vocal and instrumental musicians. For more information, visit www.kcb.org.rs
October 2, 2013 - The Third International Belgrade Baroque Academy, led by Marijana Mijanovic and Predrag Gosta, will be presented at the Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade from October 13 to 20th, concentrating on the vocal stage works by Claudio Monteverdi. For more information how to apply, visit belgradebaroqueacademy.com
September 15, 2013 - On September 30th, Predrag Gosta and New Trinity Baroque will celebrate the opening concert of its jubilee 15th Anniversary Season in Atlanta. For more information visit newtrinitybaroque.org
July 27, 2013 - Predrag Gosta is currently in Dartington Hall, England, where he is involved in the 60th Dartington International Summer School and Festival
July 2, 2013 - The second edit of the recently done CD recording with the London Symphony Orchestra has been finished and the CD is scheduled for the release in January of 2014. Very much looking forward to that!
June 20, 2013 - Yesterday's opera performance of "Dido and Aeneas" at the Belgrade National Theatre and Early Music Festival was a complete success - with the capacity-full house and raving reviews! Congratulations to all participants, the staff and the directors
May 29, 2013 - Gosta is currently in Bulgaria, where tomorrow he will be conducting "The Magic Flute" at the State Opera in Burgas, followed by "Carmen" few days later. After Bulgaria, Gosta travels to his native Belgrade, Serbia, where on June 9th starts the 2nd International Belgrade Baroque Academy, and on June 15 starts the 8th Belgrade Early Music Festival. During the Festival, on June 19th precisely, Gosta will conduct the vocal and instrumental ensembles in the first ever period instrument performance of an baroque opera at the Belgrade National Theatre - Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas"
May 13, 2013 - Yesterday Predrag presented Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" with the Lüneburg Symphony Orchestra at the Ritter-Akademie, next to the Michaels-Church, the place where great J.S. Bach got his first employment. Just one week before Germany, Gosta was still in Bulgaria, conducting the premiere of Puccini's "Madama Butterfly" at the Ruse State Opera
April 25, 2013 - Tonight is the concert with the Sofia Philharmonic in Bulgaria. Program: Makris' "Trilogy", Kirov's "Concertino" and Rachaminov's Symphonic Dances
April 9, 2013 - New week, Gosta teaches at the Belgrade Baroque Academy, together with the famous internationaly known baroque contralto Marijana Mijanovic. Program will include works by Purcell, Bach and Monteverdi, with the final concert scheduled for April 19, after which Maestro Gosta will travel to Sofia.
May 15, 2013 - Last week's performance of "Four Seasons" with New Trinity Baroque was incredible, with standing ovations lasting for over 10 minutes. Predrag Gosta looks forward to the appearance with the Lüneburg Symphony Orchestra in May, with the same program.
February 7, 2013 - Maestro Gosta has been recently invited to conduct the Sofia Philharmonic for the second time within the past year on April 25 at the "Bulgaria" Concert Hall in the center of Bulgarian capital
January 21, 2013 - Predrag Gosta will conduct "Madama Butterfly" at the Belgrade National Theatre on Saturday, February 9th. This will be the first show after the renovation following a two-month break that was caused by the fire that damaged the main stage in December 2012
December 16, 2012 - Today, Predrag Gosta and Atlanta's New Trinity Baroque will present its annual "Baroque Candlelight Christmas", featuring the music of the French Baroque, including Charpentier's "Messe de minuit" and Ballet Suites by J.B. Lully and J.C.F. Fischer.
December 1, 2012 - Maestro Gosta will conduct the 50th production of "The Nutcracker" show with the Gwinnett Ballet Theatre on Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 2:30 pm, at the Gwinnett Performing Arts Center in Atlanta. "The Nutracker" production with the live orchestra run from December 7 until December 16. For more information, visit www.gwinnettballet.org
November 19, 2012 - New Trinity Baroque and Predrag Gosta successfully presented the second concert of its 2012/13 season in Atlanta on November 17th, featuring baroque trumpet player Amanda Pepping (for more information about New Trinity Baroque visit www.newtrinitybaroque.org)
October 31, 2012 - Gosta debuts with the London Symphony Orchestra:
Today Predrag Gosta starts a 4-day-long project with the London Symphony Orchestra, which includes recording of the works by Rachmaninoff, Mussorgsky and Andreas Makris at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios. Gosta is the first conductor from the former Yugoslavia to have the privilege and honor to conduct this prestigeous orchestra.
September 8, 2012 - 14th Season with New Trinity Baroque starts today. New Trinity Baroque is Atlanta's leading period instrument orchestra, founded by Maestro Gosta in London in 1998.
July 14, 2012 - Gosta debuts in Sofia Maestro Gosta debited a few days ago in Sofia, Bulgaria, when he appeared as a guest conductor with the Sofia Philharmonic. The concert, featuring works by Beethoven and Makris, was the final concert of the Sofia Philharmonic's 2011/12 Season!
April 24, 2012 - Concert in Belgrade on April 30 Predrag Gosta will conduct a concert in Belgrade on April 30th, with the Chamber Orchestra "Pro Classica." The concert will feature works by Grieg, Holst, Bozicevic and Makris. Among these, work "Cascades Classiques" by Ivan Bozicevic and Five Miniatures for Strings by Andreas Makris will be European / Balkan premieres.
March 20, 2012 - Opera and concert performances in Bulgaria and Serbia Maestro Gosta is traveling to Burgas, Bulgaria, where he will conduct Mozart's "Le Nozze di Figaro" and Verdi's "Un ballo in maschera" at the Bulgarian State Opera on April 4 and April 9. This will be followed by a concert in Belgrade, Serbia, where he will conduct Chamber Orchestra "Pro Classica" at the Great Hall of the Student Cultural Center, on April 30.
January 17, 2012 - Predrag Gosta conducts the Federal Philharmonic Orchestra of the Caucus Mineral Waters (South Russia) on January 20 and 21, in Essentuki and Kislovodsk. The program will feature Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3 with Mikhail Lidsky as the soloist, as well as additional works by Rachmaninoff, Glinka and Makris.
December 27, 2011 - Maestro Gosta will travel next week to Russia, where he will conduct the St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra on January 9th (featuring Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4 as the central piece), the Kislovodsk Philharmonic Orchestra on January 20 & 21 (featuring Rachmaninoff's Piano concerto No. 3), as well as the Russian State Ballet of St. Petersburg on February 11th (featuring Tchaikovsky's masterpiece "The Nutcracker" in original Kirov/Mariinsky Theatre's choreography).
December 23, 2011 - New Trinity Baroque's newest CD "Baroque Christmas" will be released next week. For more information, visit www.newtrinitybaroque.org
December 17, 2011 - Tomorrow New Trinity Baroque and Maestro Gosta present its annual "Baroque Candlelight Christmas" concert
December 9, 2011 - Tonight is the premier of the Gwinnett Ballet Theatre's 30th Anniversary production of "The Nutcracker", where Maestro Gosta is the Music Director and Conductor.
November 28, 2011 - New videos from Maestro Gosta's 2011 concerts have been added, as well as the updated Press Kit in German (including the biography, reviews and the repertoire list)
November 5, 2011 - Predrag Gosta and New Trinity Baroque appear in Atlanta and Brasstown in a new program entitled "Art of the Countertenor", featuring Terry Barber and Chris Conley
October 5, 2011 - At the end of this month, Maestro Gosta is traveling to Bulgaria where he will conduct Bulgarian State Philharmonic Orchestra in a program of music by Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Glinka, Prokofiev and Andreas Makris
September 2, 2011 - This weekend, Maestro Gosta leads New Trinity Baroque at the opening concert of its 2011/12 Season. Download the brochure here.
August 20, 2011 - Past two months were very prolific for Maestro Gosta, having conducted orchestras in Russia, United Kingdom and Bulgaria
June 3, 2011 - Following a successful run of concerts with New Trinity Baroque in Atlanta, Columbia and Charleston, Predrag Gosta is leaving for Bourgas, Bulgaria, to compete at the Blue Danube International Opera Conducting Competition
May 9, 2011 - After recent successful concerts in Russia and Europe, Maestro Gosta is back in the U.S. where he is currently preparing a series of concerts with New Trinity Baroque, including concerts in Atlanta, Columbia (SC) and seven concerts at Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston (SC). The dates are as follows: Atlanta 5/21, Columbia 5/27, Charleston 5/28-6/5. For more information and tickets, please visit NTB's website at newtrinitybaroque.org