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Skopje Summer to close with Music Youth’s chamber orchestra concert at Suli An

The Music Youth of Macedonia’s Chamber Orchestra will hold a concert at Skopje’s Suli An on Tuesday at 8:30 pm, wrapping up this year’s Skopje Summer festival. The 39th edition of the festival began on June 21, celebrating...
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Festival ’10 Days of Krusevo Republic’ opens on August 1

The 51st ’10 Days of Krusevo Republic’, an annual cultural manifestation held in the town of Krusevo, opens on August 1 with a flag-raising ceremony, it was announced on Monday. The event this years marks the 115th anniversary of...
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Chamber Orchestra of Macedonia’s Music Youth to perform at Ohrid Summer Festival

The Chamber Orchestra of Macedonia’s Music Youth is to perform Monday evening at the Ohrid Summer Festival featuring selected music works by Vivaldi, Arensky, Bartok, Piazzolla, Blazy and Grieg. The Chamber Orchestra of Macedonia’s Music...
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Popular ex-Yugoslavia singer Oliver Dragojevic dies at 70

Oliver Dragojevic, one of the most popular pop singers in the former Yugoslavia, has died at 70, Washington Post reported. Croatian media say Dragojevic died early Sunday in a hospital in his hometown of Split, a city on Croatia’s Adriatic...
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Festival “Ilinden Days” begins in Bitola

A folklore parade in downtown Bitola and the traditional dance “Komitsko” of culture club Ilinden-Bitola launches Saturday the 48. national festival of folk songs and dances “Ilinden Days”. The festival is now part of...
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Poet Vladimir Martinovski reads in Demir Hisar

One of the events Demir Hisar is organizing as part of its 2018’s City of Culture program was Thursday evening’s poetry reading with Vladimir Martinovski, a leading contemporary Macedonian poet, fiction writer, essayist, literary...
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EU Evening with Austrian pianist Lehrbaumer at Ohrid Summer Festival

The musical programme at the Ohrid Summer Festival is resuming with traditional concert “EU Evening” and Austrian pianist Robert Lehrbaumer on Friday. The program includes pieces by Liszt, Schubert, Brahms, von Einem, and Schumann. Robert...
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Ohrid and Struga musicians to play Pink Floyd classics at Dolni Saraj

Eleven Ohrid and Struga musicians will hold a Pink Floyd tribute concert at the Dolni Saraj stage in Ohrid Thursday evening. Performing at the ‘NUMB: Tribute to Pink Floyd’ concert will be Dimitri Alcev (guitar, vocals), Anatoli...
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Skopje observes 55 years from disastrous earthquake

Skopje marks Thursday 55 years since the disastrous earthquake which leveled much of the city on this day in 1963, killing over 1.000 people and leaving 3.000 injured. An audio-artistic campaign titled “Wake Up Skopje” took place...
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Renowned literary critic Milan Gjurcinov dies aged 90

Literary critic and university professor Milan Gjurcinov, a member of the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, passed away yesterday aged 90. He is widely recognized as ‘the most subtle Macedonian literary critic’ who had introduced...