D ušan Vilić was born in Belgrade in the artistic family. He started playing violin when he was four. He graduated violin at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade with professor Ljubomir Mihailović. During his studies, he attended singing lessons and a lot of master courses for violin, organ, voice and orchestra interpretation let by the renowned professors both in Serbia and abroad.
For a very long time, Dušan Vilić participated at the concerts of Summer academy for organ as a part of the International organ festival “Dies organum”. He also got the international orchestra experience with Cyprus Youth Symphony Orchestra and in The German-Scandinavian Youth orchestra in Berlin.
Dušan Vilić won many prizes: the first and the second prize at the national competition for violin and chamber music, the prize of the laureate at 3rd all-Russian International Competition 'Art of the 21st Century'.
Dušan used the opportunity to continue the education abroad. He decided to study opera and symphony conducting at the N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov Saint Petersburg State Conservatory, and his teacher was the conductor and the artistic director of The St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra.
Apart from the numerous performances with Youth Symphony Orchestra in St. Petersburg, Dušan Vilić held concerts in Belgrade as well, in 2016 and 2017 with Art Ensemble of Ministry of Defense “Stanislav Binički”.
A lot of work, persistence and sacrifice is necessary for this profession. Numerous numbers of hours spent playing piano is behind me, since I was five, a lot of challenges, rises and falls.