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Male vocal ensemble

The ?Ivan Goran Kova?i?? Men's Vocal Ensemble was founded in 1956 as a branch of the ?Ivan Goran Kova?i?? Collegiate Choir. At that time it acted as octet, while later as vocally-instrumental ensemble. In 1964 it became an independent cultural club.

The octet was founded and directed by Du?ko Pra?elj, later by Adalbert Markovi?, Vinko Glasnovi?, Zdravko Vitkovi?, Ivo Androja, Dinko Fio, Vladimir Babu?, Marijan Krajna, Bo?idar Galli and Josip Nalis. Today, the Ensemble is directed by Ozren Bogdanovi?.

In almost fifty years of its existence, the Ensemble has been extended its repertoire with various interpretations of folk, parlor and soul music, as well as with classical music.

The Ensemble regularly performs on festivals, competitions and concerts all over Croatia, as well as abroad: Norway, Germany, Netherlands, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary, Italy and Canada. It has been recorded a number of audiotapes and programs for radio and television shows.