Chamber Music Festival Stradun Classic

For the renowned Croatian clarinetist Marija Pavlović, it has already become a tradition to gather international names of classical music in the unique space of the Rector’s Palace in Dubrovnik. Since 2018, Marija Pavlović has been an ‘Artist in Residence’ of the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra and the artistic director of the newly founded Stradun Classic Festival in 2018.


It is a top chamber music festival that brings together internationally renowned musicians who play at chamber music concerts and as soloists with DSO. This Festival promotes Dubrovnik as a City of Culture to the audience who enjoys great concerts, especially in some rarely performed compositions. Good atmosphere and music require pleasant people, good musicians, and beautiful surroundings. Dubrovnik has it all – point out the already famous soloists.

The artists who have performed at the Stradun Classic Festival so far are:

violinists: Gordan Nikolić, Daniel Rowland and Vineta Sareika; mezzo-soprano Renata Pokupić; cellists Monika Leskovar, Maja Bogdanović and Celine Flamen, double bassist Zoran Marković; pianist Martina Filjak; oboist Tom Owen, horn players Radovan Vlatković and Boštjan Lipovšek, bassoonist Pieter Nuytten, conductor Darrel Ang and chief conductor of the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra Marc Tardue.