The jury’s decision was that the winner of this year’s masters of pen and strings’ festival, was the orchestra Vojvođanski san from Pančevo, and they were presented with the main festival award by Jovan Pejčić PhD, the head of the organizing committee of “Tamburica Fest”.
The most beautiful song was written and performed by the ladies’ orchestra La banda from Novi Sad, which also took the title of the most beautiful ensemble at the festival, while Ana Mihaljević, the prim (tamburitza) player of the orchestra Dunavkinje from Mohácz (Hungary) was the best prim (tamburitza) player. The best vocalist was Aleksandra Radović, who performed with the orchestra Kozarski biser from the Serb Republic.
The jury award for best interpretation, artistic expression and tradition keeping was given to the orchestras: Tamburjaši from Slovenia, Taslidža from Montenegro and Đuvegije from Sombor (Serbia). The special jury award went to Savski valovi from Croatia and La Banda from Novi Sad (Serbia).