Video Pick of the Week: Sanel Redžić Plays Gerard Drozd’s Moving Tribute to Sabrina Vlaskalic

On January 17, 2019, the classical guitar world lost one of its brightest young stars, when Serbian guitarist Sabrina Vlaskalic was killed in a bicycle accident in the Netherlands, where the had been living and teaching for a number of years. To honor her on the second anniversary of her passing, we offer this video of a beautiful and moving piece written by Polish composer/guitarist Gerard Drozd in memory of Sabrina, played with great feeling by a young player from Bosnia and Herzegovina (now based in Germany) named Sanel Redžić, who was a friend of Sabrina’s. —Blair Jackson