Marko Markovic - born on February 1988.
Marko's father, Boban Markovic, has been playing trumpet for more than thirty years. With such an example in the family, Marko's love for music grew stronger, along with the respect of his father's skills, which inspired him to to learn to play the trumpet himself before he turned five, dedicating all his free time to that instrument which will turn out to be his greatest passion.
At the age of fourteen, Marko was dragged into the world he often fantasized about for so long. He did not need to rehearse with the orchestra, because he knew the whole repertoire by heart. From the tour, which started in May 2002, Marko was a member of the orchestra, and meanwhile he became the lead solist. At the age of eighteen, Marko who became the main composer and the arranger, received a very responsible job: creative management of the orchestra.
In addition to his music career and constant touring with the orchestra, Marko started an acting career in the Dusan Milic film "Trumpet," which was co-produced by Emir Kusturica. The world premiere of the film was at the Berlin Film Festival in 2007. In the movie, Marko plays Romeo, a young Roma boy and a trumpet player, who falls in love with Juliana, a Serbian girl whose father was a famous trumpet player. Mark was not only the leading actor, but also a major musician, having played most of the songs for the film. During 2007, the film was shown in most European countries, and was also nominated for a European Film Award for best music.
Unlike his father, who was the ambassador in Guca, Marko never competed in Guca, but he prepared many winning competitors, with his arrangements or those who received prestigious title of "Master of the trumpet.".
Marko has over a thousand performances in concert halls and at festivals throughout Europe, North and South America as well as the collaboration with outstanding musicians including Emir Kusturica, Goran Bregovic, Saban Bajramovic, Frank London, Jerry Gonzalez, Paolo Fresu Roy Paci, Gru, Marcus Rojas, Livio Minafra, Miss Platinum, Sezen Aksu, Hüsnü Şenlendirici, Kalman Balogh, DJ Shantel, Magdi Ruzsa, Kolektiv, Calexico, Peter Ralcev, Ivo Papazov, Feruz Mustafov, Esma Redzepova, Fahir Atakoglu, Vasil Hadzimanov, Jovan Pavlovic and many others.
Marko was a composer and a lead singer of the entire album by Justyna Steczkowska, a very famous Polish singer. German movie Fur Immer, which was shown at Darling Berlin festival 2015, in which Marko was a composer of the entire soundtrack.