Skip to Content Skip to Navigation Skip to accessibility tool box
Open accessibility tool box

Harmonious Delights Await: 'The Best Croatian Klapa on the Stradun' Concert Tonight in Old Dubrovnik


Get yourselves into the heart of the Old City of Dubrovnik for a real treat – a concert entitled "The Best Croatian Klapa on the Stradun.”

The mega concert starts at 9:30 tonight on the main street through the Old City, Stradun.

So what exactly is Klapa singing? 

Klapa singing is a traditional form of a cappella vocal music that originates from the Dalmatian region of Croatia. It's a unique style of singing characterized by harmonious melodies and intricate vocal arrangements. The term "klapa" refers to a group of singers who perform this type of music.

Cultural Significance - Klapa singing holds significant cultural and historical importance in Croatia, particularly in Dalmatia. It's considered a cherished part of the region's heritage, showcasing the musical traditions that have been passed down through generations. And in 2012, klapa singing was inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. This recognition highlights its cultural significance and the efforts to safeguard and promote this traditional art form.

More news