MAG FESTIVAL 2019
Split Guitar Quartet was founded in 2010. The Quartet is formed by prizewinning Croatian guitarists:
Kajo Milišić, Josip Dragnić, Goran Cetinić Koća and Martin Andrijašević. During their continuous presence on the Croatian musical scene Quartet has held numerous concerts in Croatia and abroad.
During the years of their continuous activity the Split Guitar Quartet has achieved a respectable international concert activity. The Quartet has held concerts in
Germany at the
International guitar festival in Augsburg, three concerts in
Luxembourg, among these the most important one was held in January 2017 within the prestigious cycle of classical music concerts
„Les concerts du Foyer Europeen“. At the beginning of 2018 Split Guitar Quartet held a European tour with concerts in Luxembourg,
Spain (International festival of chamber music in Torreperogil – Andalusia) and in the
Sofia Philharmonic Hall in Bulgaria at the festival
Europe Music 2018 organized in the occasion of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. In July 2018 Quartet has played a concert within
30th Imago Sloveniae Festival in Ljubljana that was recorded by Slovenian National Radio. In April 2019 Quartet had first
Italian concert tour and in December same year second
concert tour in Spain in regions Castilla-Leon and again Andalusia.
Quartet was awarded for the best classical music concert at Makarska summer festival in 2015 and with special prize for great contribution to the Split's musical scene awarded by City of Split and Croatian Musicians Union in 2016.
Quartet's music has been played in various radio shows at Croatian National Radio –
First Channel, Third Channel, Voice of Croatia, Radio Split and Slovenian
National Radio – Third Channel.
Quartet's repertoire consists of transcriptions, works originally written for guitar quartet as well as works composed by Croatian composers, which is in line with the tendency to support work of Croatian composers.
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