A new musical event is being launched this spring – Dubrovnik Musical Spring. From the 18th to the 28th of April classical concerts with fill the city with music. This new festival is being organised by the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra and will bring a blend of youth and experience.
During the ten days the 90-year-old orchestra will have a range of honorary conductors. The concerts will take place in the Revelin Fortress and the Franciscan church. Some excellent soloists will perform including Aljoša Jurinić, a finalist of the Chopin Piano competition, violist Hiwote Tadesse, winner of the Grand Prix prize at the International competition of young musicians in Moscow, Đana Kahriman, concertmaster of the DSO and the winner of five first prizes in national competitions; Matija Novakovic, principal DSO bassoon whose interpretation is adorned with an exemplary technique and stylistic culture.