Primož Fleischman - tenor saxophone
Primož Fleischman graduated from the Conservatory of Ljubljana (theoretical, classical and jazz department) and in 1998 he took his degree at the Music Academy in Ljubljana in prof. M. Drevenšek's class. Afterwards he studied at Berklee college of Music in Boston.
At Slovenian state competitions he won 3 first prizes and one prize with his saxophone quartet. The quartet also won the Škerjanc prize and the Award of the city of Ljubljana.
As a soloist he performed with several orchestras, such as the Big Band of the RTV Slovenia, the Slovenian Philharmonic, the Symphonic Orchestra of the RTV Slovenia, etc. and at international jazz festivals in Ljubljana, Idrija, Maribor, Warsaw, Rome, Novi Sad, Belgrade and Zagreb.
He is a member of different groups, such as European Jazz Connection, Fake Orchestra, Caminoigra, Mardjango kvartet, Ensemble »4SAXESS«, Elvis Stanić group...
Having a full-time job at the Big Band of the RTV Slovenia, he is also a post-graduate student of jazz analysis at the Music Academy in Ljubljana and a teacher at the jazz department of the Conservatory in Ljubljana.
With 4SAXESS he lectured at the University of Music in Vienna.