“Music is a prayer. The Creator granted us the music to pray without words. Music is a must, as the air to life.”
Vera Kovač Vitkai

About the Competition

Singing competition “Vera Kovač Vitkai” was held for the first time in November 2014 at “Isidor Bajić” Music School in Novi Sad. Honorary member of the jury was prima donna herself, Professor MA Vera Kovač Vitkai.

Competitors can apply at registration page


Executive director
Marta Balaž

Artistic director
Florijan Balaž

Secretary general
László Vitkay – Kucsera


Ljiljana Lisković is a professor at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad and was giving masterclasses in Serbia, Montenegro and Italy.
Associate professor at Slobomir P. University. Soloist of the Belarusian Philharmonic, Eurasian Orchestra, and opera houses of former Russia. Honorary doctor and professor of Esperance Academy in Strasbourg. BLS lecturer in China.

Doctor of Musical Arts, was conferred various awards and an Outstanding Achievements Award in the field of music pedagogy.
From 2009 until today, she has been the head of the professional council of the solo singing department of "Isidor Bajić" Junior High School (Novi Sad).

Full professor at the Academy of Arts at the University of Novi Sad.
Since 1987 she has been working at the Franjo Kuhač Music School in Osijek, where she has raised and educated numerous young singers through her pedagogical work.

Since 2002, Vesna Aćimović started working as a professor of solo singing. In 2018, she was named Head of the Solo singing Department at the Academy of Arts.
A teacher of solo singing, chamber music and sheet music at MS "Isidor Bajic".