Fill Us In: Pedja Mužijević
Welcome to Fill Us In, our rapid fire fill-in-the-blank questionnaire inspired by the famous Proust questionnaire where we take a peek inside the minds of Carolina Performing Arts’ artists.
In this edition, we’re talking with bold and innovative pianist Pedja Mužijević who has defined his career with creative programming, unusual combinations of new and old music, and lasting collaborations with other artists and ensembles.
What is the best way to start your day?
What is the worst way to start your day?
Not waking up.
What would the title of your memoir be?
“I Got Away With It.”
What is something you splurge on?
Food and wine.
If you had a motto, what would it be?
Walk through every door that opens to you.
What person do you admire most?
What advice do you have for artists who are just starting out?
Question everything, most of all yourself.
How do you hope others describe you in three words or less?
I like him.
If you could transform into an animal, what animal would you be?
A friendly tiger.
What smell can transport you back to your childhood?
What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
Do something kind to someone you don’t know everyday.
Ocean, bathtub, or pool?
If you weren’t an artist what would your profession be?
What is your favorite meal?
The next one.
What is your idea of a perfect day?
Playing chamber music with friends and cooking together.
What thing is necessary for you to make art?