Festival Ethnoambient Salona 2004, Croatia, Invites Mediterranean Musicians

Zagreb, Croatia – The 2004 edition of Ethnoambient Salona will focus on the Mediterranean and the organizers would like to invite all those musicians from the Mediterranean who didn’t have a chance to perform in the past and whose work is based on the tradition of their own culture. Artists or agents should contactmanagement@acroanima.hr.

Ethnoambient Salona is the oldest world music festival in Croatia and tends to promote different cultures through fusion of the traditional and contemporary music.

Since 1998 this festival welcomed artists from Israel, Italy, Mongolia, Canadian aboriginals, England, Slovenia, Macedonia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Catalonia (Spain), Ireland, Pakistan, Hungary, Australian aboriginals, Iran, Bulgaria, France and Croatia. This open air festival is held at the magical ancient Roman archeological site of Salona which is situated in Solin, near Split at the
Adriatic Coast.

Music is the main focus, but visitors also get a chance to explore the fair of organic/eco farming & traditional crafts and souvenirs and also to enjoy the natural beauty of the area – the rivers, the mountains, the Adriatic sea and beautiful Mediterranean atmosphere.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for TelevisiĆ³n EspaƱola (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.