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Boris Papandopulo

Boris Papandopulo was a Croatian composer and conductor (1906-1991). He studied composing in Zagreb and conducting in Wiena. He was the head master of many orchestras and chores. . The artist with a great knowledge worked in all music forms. His opus is the biggest one in Croatian history, because he composed over 440 operas, symphonies and other masterpieces. Papandopulo’s music is mostly full of joy and happiness, somewhere even causality. In the hard times for Croatia, he even displayed the faith in victory and the effort to rebuild our devastated country.

Colonia

Colonia was created as a result of cooperation among Boris and Tomislav, radio managers and producers, and Ire, they sang vocals when recording commercials. Colonia name is derived from the Roman name for Vinkovci, a town in which they have grown up.
They decided for dance music because Tomislav and Boris worked as a DJs at the nearby clubs. They have also chosen the dance music because they know what young people like; young people want good rhythm and dance. The first album was sold in 36 thousand copies; the second in 42 thousand copies and third exceeds 60 thousand copies.

Prljavo kazalište (The Dirty Theatre)

One of Zagreb most famous rock groups is Prljavo kazalište. The Group was created in 1977. in the suburb of Zagreb - Dubrava and belongs to one of the most popular groups in Croatia. Members are: Jasenko Houra (guitar, vocals), Mladen Bodalec, a front man (vocals), Tihomir Files (drums), Jurica Leikauff (keyboards), John Zidar (guitar) and Dubravko Vorih (bass guitar). Jasenko Houra joined Davorin Bogovic (vocals), Zoran Cvetković - Zok (lead guitar), Ninoslav Hrastek (bass guitar) and Tihomir Files (drums). After they had started playing together, they  named themselves Prljavo kazalište. The group was named after an episode of the popular comic strip at that time, Alan Ford. In its early action
Prljavo kazalište (The Dirty Theatre) was a punk band, although they tended to sound like a British rock group The Rolling Stones, who they liked the most. They had their first performance in 1978. The concert was organized by the journal Polet.

Popular music

Nowadays people mostly listen to foreign music, foreign singers. The youth likes a popular techno and house music, while for older people, mostly a wash, and folksong.

The older prefer Klapa Intrade, Klapa Sinj, Pavaroti and others.

Among younger people are known Timberland, Madonna, Britney Spears and others