A jazz concert, a klapa performance, a painting workshop for adults and a book promotion - the program that awaits us in Baška in the next week. The Bašća summer at the end of August is full of diverse events that offer a whole spectrum of entertainment for all generations and affinities, and admission is free to all events.
Musical nights under the stars: Zoran Majstorović Trio
25.8.2023. (Friday) / 20 p.m. / Vela waterfront, near the green lighthouse
U Friday, August 25, starting at 20 p.m, at the very end of the Vela Riva, there will be a concert by award-winning Croatian musician, world-renowned jazz and ethno guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, arranger and composer Zoran Majstorović.
In cooperation with the JazzIstra Orchestra from Pula, Majstorović released the album Musical Migrations, which includes six compositions created during 2020, and it is about his original music in which he combines his multi-instrumentalism with the sound of a jazz orchestra. The compositions were created under the influence of American jazz and traditional music from various parts of the world, and Majstorović combines musical motifs and elements of different world cultures in them. Performing such music in a trio formation certainly represents a challenge for musicians, and it takes the audience on a musical journey around the world. In a wonderful, intimate setting with a magical view of Baška, alongside Majstorović, Simone Lanzi on double bass and Mathias Butul on drums will perform.
Enjoy a great musical experience at an attractive location at the end of the Vela Riva, and let Zoran Majstorović take you on a wonderful musical journey!
Klapa song evenings: Klapa Zvonimir
27.8.2023. (Sunday) / 20:30 h / Palada, old town, Ul. Emil Geistlich
An essential part of Baška's tourist offer are the promenade performances of klapa, which will brighten up this summer Sunday evenings of klapa songs in the smaller streets and squares in the old part of Baška, thus delighting intentional or accidental passers-by. Motivated by love for klapa singing and socializing, klapa Zvonimir was founded at the end of 2005 in Baška, and today it has six members. The repertoire of the klapa includes songs of coastal and Dalmatian melos sung a capella, as well as songs of fun content accompanied by guitar and mandolin.
Painting workshop for adults: Paint & Wine
28.8.2023. (Monday) / 18 p.m. / Palada, square behind the Rebica coffee bar
The second will be held on Monday, August 28 summer painting workshop Paint & Wine, in collaboration with Srebrni concept, under the guidance of academic painter Zorica Andrić, intended for all those who want to have fun, enjoy creative creation and a positive atmosphere and a glass of good wine, all under a starry sky!
The workshop is designed as a three-hour educational painting party, which includes painting with acrylic paints on canvas in a relaxed and stimulating atmosphere, with expert guidance according to the "step by step" principle. All the materials needed to create a painting are included (painting canvas and acrylic paints), and everyone gets a work of art that they painted themselves and the enjoyment of a glass of good wine. No prior knowledge is required.
Promotion of the book "Schmarrn" by the writer Laura Marchig from Rijeka
31.8.2023. (Thursday) / 19:30 h / Jurandvor, refectory of the complex of St. Lucius
In the wonderful surroundings of the complex of St. Lucia in Thursday, 31.08., will be held musical-stage reading and promotion of the book "Schmarrn" by the writer Laura Marchig from Rijeka, performed by the actress Dunja Sepčić and the author herself.
It is a bilingual, Italian-Croatian "family cookbook" described as an amazing book, which can be seen as a novel, but it is also a diary and a dialogue. The book is also a kind of search for family roots, written very lyrically, with numerous descriptions, and it also brings a symbiosis of poetry and prose, where we find poetic works dedicated to the author's many friends and fellow poets and writers. The book "Schmarrn", dedicated to his son Martin, was a great success and was presented at several festivals in Croatia and Italy. The musical and stage reading "How to properly wash glasses" refers to the recipe that was left to the author of the book, Laura Marchig, by academician Branko Fučić, a well-known Croatian art historian and a leading expert and promoter of the Glagolitic heritage.
Join the promotion of this unique book at a wonderful historical site and enjoy the staged reading that will be performed for the first time at the location of the archaeological complex of St. Lucia, where the Bašćanska tablet was discovered.
- Exhibitions in the Zvonimir Gallery: "Levitation of space", Zvjezdana Marguš Prohaska – until August 30, 2023.
- Time for yoga: Free yoga classes – every Tuesday and Thursday / 8 a.m. / park next to Valamar Zvonimir Hotel
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