summer courses

The Hotel Balatura is located in the picturesque mountains of Tribalj, Croatia. It’s the perfect location for our summer courses. The workshops offer an excellent opportunity to learn and try out new things, meet great people and enjoy your summer vacation with music.

blues guitar & diatonic harmonica

workshop with Stef Rosen and Marko Jovanović
Saturday 13 August to Saturday 20 August 2022

You love playing the blues? You want to know what’s important in a jam and how to play together instead of side by side? Then this is workshop is perfect for you. Blues guitarist Stef Rosen and harp player Marko Jovanović have been on stage together as a duo for many years and know what is important when playing together.

This workshop is aimed at both guitarists and harmonica players (diatonic/chromatic) and is a great opportunity to experience playing together.

About the instructors:
Stef Rosen
Marko Jovanović (Website)

The Workshop offer includes:
– 7 single nights at the Hotel Balatura
– 7 days breakfast and a 3-course evening menu
– 24 hours workshop time, 6 days at 4 hrs per day

Total cost: 1,300 euros / per person

About the Hotel:
www.hotel-balatura.hr

Recommended arrival via airport:
Krk / Rijeka

for further questions or registration please send an e-mail to:
workshop@harmonica-school-berlin.com

guitar and diatonic harmonica

workshop with Lutz Schlosser and Marko Jovanović
Saturday 20 August to Saturday 27 August 2022

In this unique workshop guitar and harmonica players will improve their techniques and come to play together. Participants will learn playing techniques that are useful when playing with others.

Jazz guitarist Lutz Schlosser and Marko Jovanović are not only a great team but also excellent pedagogues. Their special topic is resonance with and in music. Experience music in a very special and intense way together with them and the other participants.

The Workshop offer includes:
– 7 single nights at the Hotel Balatura
– 7 days breakfast and a 3-course evening menu
– 24 hours workshop time, 6 days at 4 hrs per day

Total cost: 1,300 euros / per person

About the Hotel:
www.hotel-balatura.hr

Recommended arrival via airport:
Krk / Rijeka

for further questions or registration please send an e-mail to:
workshop@harmonica-school-berlin.com

irish music on guitar and harmonica

workshop with Ragnar Finsson and Joel Andersson
Saturday 29 August to 5 September 2020 – cancelled

Join the Irish music masters Ragnar Finsson (guitar) and Joel Andersson (harmonica) for an unforgettable week with workshops and play along, pure madness and fun!Joel is an amazing harmonica player specializing on Irish music. He will teach you tips and tricks to get the real Irish sound on your instrument. Ragnar Finsson is a young guitarist, singer and songwriter from the Faroer Islands, currently living in Sweden. They will both start of with teaching basic Irish tunes and then explore them in greater depth together.

 

Explore the unique atmosphere playing Irish music in the sun of Croatia. Enjoy the wonderful opportunity to combine music, great food and a relaxing holiday in the idyllic surroundings of the Hotel Balatura, set in the picturesque mountain scenery of Tribalj.

 

Player’s requirements: to participate you need to have some experience from playing the harmonica, being able to play single notes is important. Joel will not focus on bending/overbending, so that is not required. Participants should bring a G harmonica with them.

About the instructors:
About the instructors: Ragnar Finsson & Joel Andersson on www.theearlyhouse.com

Joel is also sought-after Hohner Affiliated Customizer and builds some of the finest harmonicas in the world. He will offer combs and instruments during the week: www.jaharmonicas.com

The Workshop offer includes:
– 7 single nights at the Hotel Balatura
– 7 days breakfast and a 3 course evening menu
– 24 hours workshop time, 6 days at 4 hrs per day

Total cost: 1300 euros / per person

About the Hotel:
www.hotel-balatura.hr

Recommended arrival via airport:
Krk / Rijeka

for further questions or registration please send an e-mail to:
workshop@harmonica-school-berlin.com

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