She is a Doctor of Arts, a composer, head of the Department of “Music Theory” at the Musical Faculty in Belgrade. She is a winner of many awards including: "Gold Badge" for Constant Contribution to Serbia Culture, 2010, Composition Award “AB RE 1999” (for electric guitar and symphony orchestra), Bologna, Italy, Composition Award for “Santa Choichiya", Italy and others. She is a member of the “Jazz and Popular Music” Department creation group. She is also a chairman and member of numerous international competitions in Serbia, Italy and France.
Especially for Jazz Fest Blagoevgrad 2019, Dragana Jovanovic has written a work for solo flute and orchestra. The world premiere of "Colo loco" (Bicycle) will be played on stage and performed by Dejan Gavric-on flute and the Orchestra of Chamber Opera.