ethno croatia

ETHNO CROATIA 9. 7. – 15. 7. 2019

Ethno Croatia 2019 will take place in International Cultural Centre of JMC in the beautiful little village of Grožnjan, a JMI World Meeting Centre, between 9 – 20 July 2019 (arrival date is 9th July to Grožnjan, departure date 20th July from Zagreb).


Attention dear Ethno followers!
Applications for Ethno Croatia 2019 are officially open! 
Same as last 11 years, again Ethno Croatia will take place in beautiful village of Grožnjan, a JMI World Meeting Centre, between 09 – 20 July. (arrival date 9th July to Grožnjan, departure date 20th July from Zagreb). After 6 days days of picturesque Grožnjan, time filled with workshops, rehearsals, dance evenings, jams, home made food and a day trip to seaside Ethno Croatia goes on tour of 5 concert along the country.
Ethno Croatia is looking for 25 young musicians, so hurry up and register by filling the application form!


Lucija Stanojević graduated in violin at the Academy of Music in Zagreb and works at a music school, teaching violin and string orchestra. She performs solo, in chamber ensembles, orchestras and bands (Kazan, Afion, HGM A BAND, Voland Le Mat, Mariachi El Nino). She organizes and leads workshops for children, as well as soundpainting, chamber, orchestral, and traditional music workshops. She was one of the mentors at El Sistema workshops and camps in Pula, Zagreb, Vienna, Milan. She writes stories for children and published her first picture book, Ritam Zvukolik, in 2018. She is the co-author of children's theatre show Zvukolika šuma. After attending Ethnos in Grožnjan, Sweden, France, Denmark, she will be the assistant leader of Ethno Croatia 2019.


Nils Peschanski, apart from being an former Ethno & Ethnofonik participant, is a keyboard player in many rock/hiphop/electro bands in France like Noflipe, Le Vasco & GLOBAL NETWORK, with which he performed throughout all France and Europe and in renowned festivals such as the Transmusicales de Rennes, the Printemps de Bourges, the Great Escape in Brighton or Eurosonic in Groningen. He is also keyboard teacher in French conservatoires. It'll be his second time leading an Ethno, after leading Ethno France 2019 and the first ever Folkatron in 2018. (Ethno electro in England), with loads of musical ideas from all his various experiences.


More info soon!

For a bit of atmosphere check out official video of 2016’s edition.

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BRING ALONG: In the past year's Ethno Croatia hosted musicians from Belgium, Denmark, Croatia, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Estonia, Iran, Australia, Chile, Zimbabwe, Finland, and others. All participants are asked to prepare one traditional song/tune from their country and teach it to the other participants. All the songs and tunes are taught by ear.



Submit your application by June 15, 2019 via this APLICATION FORM

For more info please contact: groznjan@hgm.hr