damjans – Gerbaz GIIPUJA – new album promotion in Mosor/Aplauz Cinema in Zagreb

Janko Heidl – 27th March 2015 If you are looking for easy listening jazz, you should choose another band to listen to. But if you are into thrill, excitement and suspense, then ethno-jazz-blues quartet damjans is what you are looking for. The album Gerbaz GIIPUJA by the author, arranger and the band leader Damjan Grbac, a double bass player from Rijeka, is a step forward in comparison to their debut album “Giipuja” (Aquarius Records, 2013). On their first album, the band mostly played jazz covers of traditional music songs from the Istria and Kvarner region. On their new album there …

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Concert: damjans GIIPUJA, Zagreb, 23rd March 2015

Ulica kralja Zvonimira 63, Zagreb, Croatia In the fourth concert season in Kulturna produkcija Aplauz venue a band damjans is presented. Damjan Grbac is the author, arranger and the band leader of the jazz quartet damjans. He devoted himself to the fusion of jazz and specific ethno music of Istrian peninsula and Primorje. In November 2012 they released their debut album “GIIPUJA” which is consisted of traditional folk music of Istria and Primorje in jazz arrangements. With that album Damjan Grbac contributed immensely to preserving and nurturing of Croatian music tradition and showed how Istrian music can freshly be interpreted …

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