Isidora Jovanovic

Faculty Assoc
TEMPE Campus

Student Information

Graduate Student
Music (Performance)
Herberger Institute


A native of Belgrade, Serbia, Isidora Jovanovic began playing the piano at the age of seven. She won several prizes, most notably the Nikolai Rubinstein in Paris (1997), and went on to earn a bachelor of music degree in piano performance from the University of Novi Sad, studying with Professor Dorian Leljak. She earned a Master of Music in piano performance from Northwestern University under Professor James Giles, and a second graduate degree from Florida Atlantic University under Professor Edward Turgeon. In 2012, Jovanovic won the FAU Aria & Concerto Competition and subsequently performed with the FAU Symphony Orchestra. Jovanovic teaches applied piano and master classes at FAUs Teaching Outstanding PerformerS (TOPS) Piano and Creative Writing camps. She is currently pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance at Arizona State University with the renowned Brazilian pianist Professor Ciao Pagano.



  • Master's degree. Piano Performance, Florida Atlantic University
  • M.M. Piano Performance, Northwestern University
  • B.M. Piano Performance, University of Novi Sad, Serbia