Mirjana Burnaz-Kremshovski, the accomplished soprano, hails from Skopje. She embarked on her musical journey at the Music Academy of the University of St. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje, Macedonia, under the mentorship of Professor Vesna Ginovska Ilkova. During her tenure there, she graced the stage of the Macedonian Opera as a soloist and showcased her talents through numerous concerts in Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Serbia.
In 2016, she pursued her vocal studies at the prestigious Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen, under the guidance of Professor Rachel Robins. Her dedication and talent led her to graduate with top honors in 2019, and she continued her musical journey with Professor Robins in pursuit of her Master’s degree.
Throughout her academic journey, Mirjana actively participated in various university projects. She brought characters like Zeitel in Jerry Bock’s “Anatevka” and Serpina in Pergolesi’s “La serva padrona” to life on the stage. Additionally, she delivered a remarkable solo performance in a concert rendition of Igor Stravinsky’s ballet “Pulcinella.” Her versatility shone through as she portrayed roles such as Une pastourelle in Ravel’s “L’enfant et les Sortilèges,” Alice in Schreier’s “Wunderland,” Helena in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” and the Countess in “Le nozze di Figaro.”