San Diego Symphony Orchestra violinist Igor Pandurski began violin study in his native Croatia, receiving a Bachelor’s degree from the Zagreb Music Academy in what was then Yugoslavia. He went on to study with Camilla Wicks at the Shepherd School of Music, Rice University, earning a Master’s degree in violin performance. During his time in Texas Mr. Pandurski performed with the Houston Ballet Orchestra and the Houston Pops Orchestra.
As a former member of Zagreb Philharmonic, Gaudeamus Chamber Orchestra and the Bergen Philharmonic (Norway), Igor Pandurski toured Europe, the USA and Japan. He also performed with the Zagreb Symphony Orchestra, Zagreb Opera and the Zadar Chamber Orchestra.
Since arriving in San Diego, Mr. Pandurski has been at various times a member of the San Diego Chamber Orchestra, Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra and the San Diego Opera orchestra. He is a very active recording artist as well as an in-demand chamber musician, performing locally with such groups as Luscious Noise. He has been a member of the SDSO for over 20 years.