Music Biennale Zagreb - ISCM World Music Days (Muzički Biennale Zagreb)

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Country and Region CroatiaGrad Zagreb
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, Croatia
Festival Contact Information

Muzički biennale Zagreb
HR-10000 Zagreb
Berislavićeva 9
Phone: +385 (0)1 4872 369
Fax: +385 (0)1 4872 372

Festival Description

The very first Music Biennale Zagreb, an international festival of contemporary music, was held in Zagreb back in 1961. Over the past years many well-known and renowned composers and performers have appeared on the Biennale stages, such as Igor Stravinsky, Olivier Messiaen, Luciano Berio, Witold Lutoslawski, Krzystof Penderecki, Karlheinz Stockhausen, John Cage, Maurizio Kagel, and Dmitry Shostakovich. Today, the Music Biennale Zagreb is an internationally recognized and popular festival.

Festival Dates April 7 - 17, 2011
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Practical Info:

Participant’s information 2011:
  • ISCM World New Music Days 2011 Zagreb, Croatia
    • During the 26th Music Biennale Zagreb, April 7-17, 2011
      A half-century anniversary — 50 years of Music Biennale Zagreb
    • Deadline for submissions is 1st of August, 2010
      Members of the International Society for Contemporary Music as well as music publishers and individual artists are encouraged to submit their works according to the detailed instructions and criteria described in the call for works. Read more


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