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Boban Marković

Boban Marković (Serbian Cyrillic: Бобан Марковић) is a Serbian trumpet player and brass ensemble leader from Vladičin Han. He is of Romani background. . Boban Marković Orchestra The Boban Marković Orchestra is a Balkan brass band from Vladičin Han, Southern Serbia, which can be clearly heard in their music.[further explanation needed] They have won several of the most important prizes (”Golden Trumpet”, “First Trumpet” and “The Best Orchestra”) at the Guča trumpet festival, called “Dragačevski Sabor”, which has been held every August in Central Serbia's town of Guča, since 1961. . Boban Marković Orchestra won the “Best Orchestra” prize at 40th “Sabor” in Guča, August 2000. They won the “Best concert 2000” prize for their concert with Felix Lajko. In Guča, at “Dragačevski Sabor 2001” Boban Marković won “The First Trumpet”. . Boban Marković Brass Band also contributed a song to “Unblocked (Music from the Eastern Europe”), a compilation on Ellipsis Arts in the United States. The orchestra is featured on two tracks on “Srbija: Sounds Global”, a series of compilations released in 2000 by Radio B92, and on the opening track of “Srbija: Sounds Global 2”, which was released November 2002 by B92. . They performed music for one of Emir Kusturica's movies: Underground as well as others in Balkan cinema

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