Mgr. art. Branko Ladič, PhD
Dr. Branko Ladič studied musicology at Comenius University and conducting at Academy for Music and Performing Arts in Bratislava. He gained his PhD degree in Musicology with Vladimír Zvara at Comenius University in 2011, with a thesis on the operatic work of Richard Strauss. Since 2012 he is an assistant professor at Comenius University, Department of Musicology, where he teaches music theory and music analysis. He publishes papers on the history of music in the 19th and 20th centuries and on the problems of orchestration. He also works at the Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava as Assistant Conductor and Repetiteur, as well as concert pianist.