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FOUNDER'S AWARD

AWARDEES

 

Young people who have demonstrated an outstanding devotion to the preservation of tambura music and Slavic culture.

 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 19921993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996

1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 20052006 | 2007 |

 

2008 | 20092010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 20182019 

2011

Lilla Serlegi, Ft. Bragg, CA

2012

Nicholas Joseph Garcia, Granite City, IL
Derek Luketich Hohn, Cokeburg, PA
Mark Stafura, Pittsburgh, PA

2014

Nikola Vranesevic, Pittsburgh, PA
Ben Wagner, Pittsburgh, PA

 

2015

Dushan Rocknage, Pittsburgh, PA

2016

Adam Matas, Ontario, CA
Matt Vranjes, Buffalo, NY

2017

Adam Chkautovich, St. Louis, MO
Krista Gush, Monessen, PA

2018

Angela White, Youngstown, OH

2019

James "JT" Kordesich, Pittsburgh, PA

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2001

Dan Jurakovich, Ironwood, MI
Peter Kosovec, Pittsburgh, PA

2002

Josef Riccio, Munster, IN

2003

David Kosovec, Pittsburgh, PA
Robi Sestili, Jr., Chicago, IL

2004

Mark Spisic, Mississauga, Canada

2005

Mark Milanovich, Pittsburgh, PA

2006

Justin Greenwald, Elizabeth, PA
Kruno Spisic, Philadelphia, PA

2007

Paul Stafura, Jr., Pittsburgh, PA

2008

Brock Belich, Pittsburgh, PA
Steven Capuzzi, Pittsburgh, PA

2009

Danny Ovanin, Chicago, IL
Ryan Werner, Chicago, IL

2010

Dario Barisic, Pittsburgh, PA
Ivan Petracic, Kitchener, Ontario, CA

1988

Joseph Kirin, Jr., Chicago, IL
George Kresovich, Kissimmee, FL

1989

Joseph Gornick, Chicago, IL

1990

Frank Corak, Detroit, MI

1991

Frank Bozicevic, Pittsburgh, PA

1992

Philip Ashley, Kansas City, KS

1993

Anne Marie ‘Amy’ Loncarich, Hamilton, Ontario, CA

1994

Marci Coleff, Brooklyn, OH

1995

Charles R. Cubelic, Gibsonia, PA

1996

Paul Hladio, Pittsburgh, PA

1997

Thomas J. Manfredo, Duquesne, PA
Stave Wagner, Pittsburgh, PA

1998

Marko Dreher, St. Louis, MO

1999

Danny Capuzzi, West Mifflin, PA

2000

Vjekoslav Dimter, Philadelphia, PA