Sladjana was born in Serbia and began her music journey studying the accordion. She later took up the Flute and studied at the Academy of arts in Novi Sad in Serbia. Having obtained both a BA and MA in flute performance from the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad, she earned another Masters in Vocal Performance from the Faculty of Music in Belgrade, Serbia. She also received an advanced degree in Vocal Performance at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary, studying under Eva Marton.
Sladjana has performed as Marcellina in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, as Giorgetta in Puccini’s Il Tabarro, as Suor Angelica in Suor Angelica, as Mimi in La Boheme, and as Senta in Wagner’s Flying Dutchman. From 2010-2012, Sladjana was a featured soprano with the National Theatre Opera Studio in Belgrade, Serbia. In 2011, Sladjana was a finalist in the Grandi Voci International Singing Competition at the Opera im Berg, in Salzburg, Austria. Sladjana is now resident in the US and is married with two children.