Born in Prizren, Serbia, guitarist MILENA PETKOVIĆ has performed in Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Serbia, and the United States as a soloist and chamber musician. She has received awards for classical guitar performance from the International Guitar Festival in Kyustendil, Bulgaria; Guitar Open Festival in Subotica, Serbia; and Naissus Guitar Festival in Niš, Serbia. Petković received a Bachelor of Music Degree in Guitar Performance under the guidance of Prof. Zoran Krajišnik at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad. She holds a Performer’s Diploma and Master’s Degree in Guitar Performance from the Jacobs School of Music at the Indiana University, where she studied with Maestro Ernesto Bitetti. Petković is currently in her final year of doctoral studies at the University of Minnesota School of Music. She performs in various chamber ensembles with other guitarists and in duos with violin, flute, and clarinet.