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.

exploring advanced harmonica

workshop with Steve Baker & Marko Jovanović
Saturday 6 August to Saturday 13 June 2022

Two of today’s leading exponents of contemporary harmonica present a joint workshop to explore the finer points which will help you become a top level player. This is a 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 / Croatia.

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: 1,250.00 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

blues guitar & diatonic harmonica

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

More information is coming soon.

 

 

4 hours of lessons will be given on each day of the workshop for a total of 24 hours of musical instruction. As the number of participants is limited, this workshop promises attentive individual instruction where your personal musical preferences can be taken into account.

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: 1,250.00 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

sail jam from Saturday 27 to Wednesday 31 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.

 

4 hours of lessons will be given on each day of the workshop for a total of 24 hours of musical instruction. As the number of participants is limited, this workshop promises attentive individual instruction where your personal musical preferences can be taken into account.

 

More information about the sail jam is coming soon.

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 (without sail jam): 1,250.00 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: 1250,00 Euro / 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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