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ORFF MUSEUM

ORFF MUSEUM Carl Orff, known to millions around the world for Carmina Burana (1937) and music education for the masses, was a Munchner. He was born in 1895 into a …

Hiking Map

BOATS BOATs are not the sections of footpaths that cross water. They are Byways Open to All Traffic, more simply referred to as ‘byways’. In other words, it’s every hiker …

LIVADlC MUSEUM

LIVADlC MUSEUM You can’t easily miss the composer Ferdo Livadic if you visit the Croatian town of Samobor, just a dozen kilometres west of Zagreb, close to the Slovenian border. …

PREJAC MUSEUM

PREJAC MUSEUM Gjuro Prejac (1870-1936) was not just a composer but also a singer, choreographer, scene designer, librettist, actor and mime. One of 16 children of a schoolteacher in Desinic, …

OBRETENOV MUSEUM

OBRETENOV MUSEUM As a well-known composer of Bulgarian choral songs and the founder and conductor of the first Bulgarian professional mixed a cappella choir, Svetoslav Obretenov (1909-55) occupies a special …

LYUDKEVYCH MUSEUM

LYUDKEVYCH MUSEUM The widow of the Ukrainian composer Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych (1879-1979) still lives in their house in L’viv, near the border with Poland. A leading figure of his generation, …