Festival of national importance, Varaždin Baroque Evenings, is the most prominent music-scene event of the central Croatia, founded in 1971. Nowadays, it is one of the best-known festival, specialized in early music, in the world. Festival is under the permanent patronage of President of the Republic of Croatia and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, and has national status for twenty years. For seven years, Festival has partner country. Up to now, the country partner were Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Israel, Austria, Russian Federation, Italy, and France, Spain and this year it will be Hungary.
Financial support provided by: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, City of Varaždin, Varaždin County, Acción Cultural Española (AC/E), Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain to the Republic of Croatia. In cooperation with Roman Catholic Diocese of Varaždin.
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