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» Kristian Krekovic's portraits exhibited in Sweden upon the initative of Ljerka Galic
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 03/19/2018 | People , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
  Ljerka Galic of the Croatian Heritage Foundation (Hrvatska matica iseljenika), Zagreb,
» Miro Gavran to be awarded with "Gold Merit Badge of the Republic of Austria" by president Van der Bellen
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 03/8/2018 | People , Humor And Wisdom , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Alexander Van der Bellen, President of Austria made a decision to award Miro Gavran with "Gold Merit Badge of the Republic of Austria". It will be awarded on March 20th 2018. He received international "Dr. Alois Mock Europa-Preis" award for affirmation of European values in his literary works in December in Vienna. Prominent publisher from Vienna - "Seifert Verlag" published four of his novels in hardcover. Gavran has ha
» Jelko Yuresha Croatian ballet prodigy at the Royal Ballet in London since 1962
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 02/16/2018 | Music , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Jelko Yuresha was born in 1937 as Željko Jureša in Croatia's capital Zagreb. In 1958, Jelko Yuresha emigrated to England, later gaining United Kingdom citizenship. Yuresha made his professional debut as a first guest artist with the newly formed Irish Theatre Ballet in Dublin. He joined London Festival Ballet (today English National Ballet) in 1959. In 1959, Yuresha partnered with Belinda Wright at a Royal Command Perf
» London piano recital by Stefan Warzycki in aid of the International Trust for Croatian Monuments 28 Feb 2018
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 02/10/2018 | Music , Culture And Arts , Charity | Unrated
The recital of distinguished pianist Stefan Warzycki is being given in aid of the International Trust for Croatian Monuments, which was founded in 1991 under the auspices of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (UK) in response to damage and destruction of monuments of culture in Croatia caused by war. It has supported the restoration of churches, cathedrals, museums, libraries and works of art. All of the
» Senoa House in Zagreb The Museum of August Senoa described by Lady Jadranka Beresford-Peirse
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 02/1/2018 | Croatian Language , History , Education , Culture And Arts , Charity , Business | Unrated
Lady Jadranka Beresford-Peirse, b. Njerš, of Croatian origin, lives in London, and is a founder of The International Trust for Croatian Monuments already in 1991. Since then, she has organized numerous humanitarian and cultural events and undertakings. Here we reproduce her very interesting article published in London by "The Bridge", a journal of Croatian community in England, which deals with The Šenoa House, which
» Mihael Feric founded Tambura Museum in Brod na Savi Croatia unique in the world
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 01/10/2018 | Music , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Mihael Ferić, distinguished Croatian expert for tamburitza music, founded the Tambura Museum in the town of Brod na Savi in 2012, which is unique in the world. It contains a fascinating collection of tamburitza instruments of amazing versatility, since the mid 19th century until today, as well as a rich collection of various manuals and books. The most valuable book has been written by Mr. Ferić himself, e
» Miro Gavran's novel "Kafka's Friend" published in Bulgarian in 2017
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 01/1/2018 | Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Miro Gavran is the greatest contemporary Croatian writer, whose plays and novels have been translated into fourty languages worldwide. His novel "Kafka's friend" has been released in Sofia, Bulgaria, by respected publishing house "Paradox". The translation into Bulgarian was done by Valentina Sedevčeva. This novel has so far been translated from its original Croatian, into Dutch, Czech, Slovakian, English and Albanian, as
» Croatian tamburitza orchestral play widespread throughout the world
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 12/17/2017 | Music , Entertainment , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Croatian tamburitza tradition goes back to the mid 19th century, when orchestral tamburiza play has been introduced in the city of Osijek on the NW of Croatia. It soon became quite widespread, not only in Croatia, but in many other countries throughout the world. Tamburitza play is an essential part of Croatian music culture, recognizable throughout the globe, especially in the USA, Argentina, Chile and Australia. In
» Ivica Percl's song Stari Pjer - Old Pierre - interpreted by Greek singer Nana Mouskouri in German and French
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 12/6/2017 | Music , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Ivica Percl (1945-2007) was Croatian singer, composer and painter, who accompanied his singing with his guitar and harp. His best known song is Stari Pjer, composed by Đorđe Novković. It is very little known that this song was beautifully interpreted by a famous Greek singer Nana Mouskouri, in French and in German. In this article we collect some of their interpretations of the song, as well as by a few other singer

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