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Video : The Funeral of Legend Slavko Avsenik

The funeral of world-renowned Slovenian musician, Slavko Avsenik, was held today, July 7, 2015 in Begunje na Gorenjskem. Thousands gathered to pay their respects and say goodbye to this musical legend. For those who missed the live broadcast of the funeral services, you have the chance to see it all below. Pocivaj v miru, Slavko. Your music will live on ...

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Slavko Avsenik Remembered as Musical Genius, Hard Worker, Warm Being

Slovenia is grieving for the legendary accordion player and composer Slavko Avsenik, who died on Thursday aged 85. Irma Rauh, music editor at Radio Slovenia, described him a the biggest Slovenian musician, a genius, giant of folk music, whose music is an important part of Slovenian culture. Rauh stressed that Slavko Avsenik and his brother Vilko, who formed in the ...

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Legendary Musician Slavko Avsenik Dies

Internationally-recognised accordion musician and composer Slavko Avsenik has died at the age of 85. He is leaving behind a rich legacy of oompah music and a polka that is believed to be the most frequently played piece of music in the world. Avsenik was born November 26, 1929 in Begunje na Gorenjskem, close to Lake Bled, a popular tourist spot ...

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Slovenian dancers The Artifex featured WOD

At the invitation of the largest dance organization in the world, World of Dance (WOD), Slovenian dancers and world hip-hop champions The Artifex featured the world’s largest dance event, which took place in April in Grenoble (France). WOD is the biggest dance organization in the world founded in 2008, based in California. Dance competition World of Dance Tour is an ...

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Oto Pestner Concert – Slovenska Pristava, Cleveland, OH

On Sunday, April 19, 2015, the legendary singer from Slovenia, Oto Pestner had a concert at Slovenska Pristava. Lausche hall was sold out and people were listening to many of his old and new beautiful songs. Last part of his concert was performed together with the local band Alpine Sextet, from Cleveland. This was a benefit concert for the renovation ...

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Andrej Šifrer to visit Down Under

Andrej Šifrer is regarded as a legendary singer and lyricist with a musical career spanning over 40 years. He is about to visit Australia and hopes that he may also get the opportunity to perform for the Slovenian Community living here. Source: Radio SBS Australia

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Noc Modrijanov 2014 Video Available to Watch – Part 1

On Friday, January 2, RTV Slovenia featured the first part of Noc Modrijanov, 2014. If you would like to view this performance, check the link and full video below. The second part of Noc Modrijanov, 2014 is scheduled for next Friday, January 9, at 8PM.   [advanced_iframe securitykey=”a42419475506ebf0f54cec2e8def28b81ba1a2f8″ use_shortcode_attributes_only=”true” src=”http://4d.rtvslo.si/arhiv/koncerti/174312448″ id=”advanced_iframe” scrolling=”no” height=”1200″ width=”1200″ show_part_of_iframe=”true” show_part_of_iframe_x=”103″ show_part_of_iframe_y=”189″ show_part_of_iframe_width=”976″ show_part_of_iframe_height=”557″]   ...

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Debut EP Album NOMAD by Anja Kotar

ASEF Youth Member, Anja (17) who moved to San Jose CA two years ago, is pursuing her career as a singer songwriter and has created a Kickstarter page to raise funds for her Debut EP Album NOMAD. As a high school senior, Anja is very involved with her school’s Conservatory and Theatre program. She is starring as leads in their ...

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