Varaždin Baroque evenings
Od 18.09. - 27.09.2020.
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.
Varaždin Baroque Evenings festival is of great importance for Croatian baroque music heritage since it encourages exploring, performing and preserving pieces from Croatian baroque by Croatian musicians as well as foreign guest musicians who often perform together on stage. Important part of the festival is also a Conference with the theme in field of heritage, music and culture which gathers some of the most prominent experts from Croatia as well as guest speakers from around Europe all in the effort of preserving Croatian baroque heritage.
Up to now, the country partner were Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Israel, Austria, Russian Federation, Italy, France, Spain, Hungary, Japan and Sweden.