Edin Hadžagić HaDzAgA
Principal Percussionist in Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra
Edin Hadzagic HaDzAgA was born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1973. Started drumming with three, using kitchen pots and pans helped with cutlery. Plays with unrecognised bands as sixteen year old. Taking private lessons with abroad educated drummer.
During the war period in Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992-1995) plays with almost all bands in sieged Sarajevo.
Within the ending the war starting professional career. Plays with nearly all celebrities from Bosnia and great names of Croatian and Serbian musical scene. With some of those celebrities makes realization of many tours ( Bosnia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Holland, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Turkey, The USA…..etc)
Since June 1999 has been employed by Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra as Principal Percussionist-Drummer ( Bosnian State Orchestra ). Has played near thousand concerts of Classical music. By the same analogy, plays off near thousand concerts on an average rock, pop, ethno and spiritual concerts annually.
Achieved a great popularity as the Lead Drummer of spiritual and ethno music concerts where there 300 musicians and singers at the concert stage.
Exceptionally successful at concerts with the great number of audiences. He has proved himself at Big Halls.
Has worked on Bosnia Federal Broadcasting with two multi-talents shows as the drummer of the accompanied band.
For the last ten years has played also with the cover band Pakt 5 at hundreds club and private parties.
Has got Diploma The Teacher of Music. (2001)
Has got Diploma The Professor of Music (2009)
Part of band: Dino Merlin and Tifa Band (top pop and rock stars in Bosnia), Pakt 5, Hanka Paldum
Colaboration: Halid Beslic, Hari Mata Hari, Aki Rahimovski, Zeljko Bebek, Zdenka Kovacicek, Dado Topic…
Employ: Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra
Private lessons: Students from Sarajevo region
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Playing Yamaha drums since 2001.