Petar Jankovic is a performer and teacher based in Indiana. A native of Serbia, Mr. Jankovic’s accomplishments are many: competition wins, critical acclaim–the works! In addition to his performance activities, Petar Jankovic is one of two guitarists on the faculty of Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, one of the best music programs in the United States.
There’s a lot of wisdom in this interview, and I encourage everyone to watch all of it!
Part one: how he got started playing the guitar and the guitar world in Serbia.
Part two: best and worst memories with the guitar and dealing with stage fright or performance anxiety.
Part three: some tips for being a more expressive player and a word about guitar technique.
Part four: the guitar program at Indiana University and the future of classical guitar.
Part five: preparing for a tour or concert season, selecting music for recordings or concerts, and upcoming projects.