Wind Orchestra Fužine (Croatia)

You see the Wind Orchestra Fužine at the following events during the Festival:

·         Grand Festival Parade through Ellmau on Saturday 12.10.2019

·         Saturday evening at the festival marquee

Story of the orchestra

Wind orchestra from Croatia is coming from small town named Fužine in western part of the state. The town is situated in mountains, but only 25 kilometers from the Adriatic sea. It is very nice in summer to sleep in mountains and daily go to the seaside. The wind orchestra from Fužine – Croatia has a very long tradition. They started to play in 1848. and in 2018. they will celebrate 170 years long tradition. In last 170 years, only pauses in orchestra work were in period of world wars.

 Today the orchestra join young people who finished the music schools and like to play music and keep the tradition. There are 50 players in Orchestra and have a professional conductor.

 The Orchestra plays tarditional, rock, film and popular international and croatian music. They have played in many european countries like Germany,  Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, Bosnia, Italy, Chechia, Slovakia, France and so on. They also played in United Arab Emirates.  Of course, in Croatia, where they play for tourists and domestic people, they love to play popular music, evergreens and especially croatian songs.

 Well, The Wind Orchestra Fužine invited you to visit Croatia and their small town Fužine in mountain region near Adriatic coast.