Andrej Kocan. Completed the Master in Master of music in 2018/06 by The Royal Danish Academy of Music, Bachelor in Faculty for Mathematics and Physics in 2008 by Univerza v Ljubljani and Bachelor in Bachelor of Music in 2015/06 by The Royal Danish Academy of Music.

Personal identification

Full name
Andrej Kocan

Citation names

  • Kocan, Andrej

Author identifiers

Ciência ID


  • http://andrejkocan.com/ (Personal)

Knowledge fields

  • Humanities - Arts - Studies on Film, Radio and Television
  • Exact Sciences - Physical Sciences


Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
Slovenian (Mother tongue)
English Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
Hungarian Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1)
Chinese Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1)
Danish Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2) Elementary (A2)
Serbo-Croatian Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Upper intermediate (B2) Advanced (C1)
Degree Classification
2016/08 - 2018/06
Tonmeister (Master)
Major in Tonmeister
The Royal Danish Academy of Music, Denmark
"Essay on my exploration of traditional and indigenous music Field work from Philippines, 2018 Recording sessions at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, 2018" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
2012/08 - 2015/06
Tonmeister (Bachelor)
Major in Tonmeister
The Royal Danish Academy of Music, Denmark
"Making field recordings of the music of minority people in China" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
1997 - 2008
University diploma physicist (Bachelor)
Major in Technical physics
Univerza v Ljubljani Fakulteta za matematiko in fiziko, Slovenia
"Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy on Copper Surface" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)

Artistic / Performance

Artistic performance
  1. Kocan, Andrej; Darrell Jónsson. 2019. Past Songs, Present Voices. Slovenian Cinematheque, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  2. 2019. RADART #10: X/L Experiment: Radio Factory: Past Songs Present Voices. Old Tobacco Factory, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Audio recording
  1. Marko Hatlak; Marko Hatlak, Andrej Kocan (Producer). 2017. "Marko Hatlak & FUNtango". In Present, Klopotec.
  2. Kocan, Andrej; Kocan, Andrej (Producer). 2017. "The Other Side of China". In Ancient Songs from Yunnan Xinjiang and Shanghai, Klopotec.
  3. Kocan, Andrej; Jacob Kirkegaard (Producer). 2014. "We Like We". In The New Age of Sensibility, The Being Music.
Video recording
  1. Kocan, Andrej; Kocan, Andrej (Director). 2016. Bagpipes and Drums.
  2. Kocan, Andrej; Kocan, Andrej (Producer); Kocan, Andrej (Director). 2016. Macedonian Echo from Jesenice.

Oral presentation

Presentation title Event name
Host (Event location)
2019/04/13 Worldly Music: The Imagination of Sound and the Imagination of Instrumental Music Markets 22nd Symposium of the ICTM Study Group Musical Instruments
(Lisbon, Portugal)
2019/04 Past Songs Present Voices - audiovisual performance SIEF2019, 14th Congress
International Society for Ethnology and Folklore (Santiago de Compostela, Spain)
2018/01/24 Sound Design and Recording Techniques Guest lecture for students of musicology and composition programs
University of the Philippines, College of Music (Manila, Philippines)
2017/03/31 China and Traditional Musics of Yunnan Province Travelogue Lecture
City Library of Ljubljana (Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Interview (newspaper / magazine)

Activity description Newspaper / Forum
2017/07 Interview: Andrej Kocan - Guardian of Forgotten Musics, 6 page interview. Sensa
2017/01/31 Interview in the online magazine Zdravo Slovenija (Hello, Slovenia) about my field works experiences at the release of my album The Other Side of China. Zdravo Slovenija

Interview (tv / radio show)

Program Topic
2019/06/20 - 2019/06/20 Svaštarnica - a show on current happenings on the musical scene. Interview about upcoming audiovisual performance in the Slovenian Cinematheque, Past Songs Present Voices.


2018 International Folk Music Film Festival, Nepal, 1st commendation short film award
Music Museum of Nepal, Nepal