January 19, 1978.
born in Zagreb, Croatia.
1986. – 1992.
studying piano at the age of eight in a elementary school for classical music in Zagreb
1998. – 2002.
went to study double bass in a Vatroslav Lisinski, classical music school in Zagreb
received a scholarship to attend the Los Angeles Music Academy (LAMA) learning from Ed Lucie, Jerry Watts, Hussain Jiffry, Lynne Davis and his musical idols (Victor Wooten, Matthew Garisson, Alain Caron, Ernie Watts, Leland Sklar, John Pena, Mike Stern, Frank Gambale, Alex Acuna...)
graduated and returned to his home town and began his professional career
became one of the founders of the Capo-Media Music production company, and also released his first solo CD "my music"
Recieved the Croatian Music Award for "best electric jazz bass player"
2007., 2008., 2009., 2010. and 2011.
nominated for Croatian Music Award for "best electric jazz bass player"
Recieved Porin award (Croatian Grammy) with his fusion band Hologram for best jazz composition
Recieved „Mega Muzika- Roland“ music award for outstanding contribution to Croatian music
Goran performed and recorded with many croatian and international artists:
Eldad Tarmu, Saskia Laroo, Crosby Loggins, Reggie Washington, Renato Rožić, Saša Nestorović, Bernard Fowler, Jimmy Rip, Massimo Savic, Novi Fosili, Tony Cetinski, Aki Rahimovski, The Bastardz, Gibonni, Jura Stublić, Vanna, Jacques, Ivana Kindl, Ivana Banfić, Neki To Vole Vruće etc.
"Laika" song from the Hologram debut album was awarded as Best Jazz composition in 2012.
Fodera guitars and MarkBass amps