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Bebop Easy Listening Instrumental Jazz Music Music Videos

[Music] Nihad Hrustanbegović – Take Five

Bosnian-Dutch accordionist and composer Nihad Hrustanbegović takes on the Dave Brubeck standard and does justice to it.

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Ethnic Music Music Videos Sevdalinka

[Music] Damir Imamović’s Sevdah Takht – Sarajevo

I haven’t heard of anything good coming out of Bosnia-Herzegovina recently due to a lack of good contacts in the area.  However, judging by the work of Damir Imamović, the scene looks to be doing just fine.

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Alternative/Indie Music Music Videos New Wave Rock

[Music] Opera Lu – Televizori

Music from the ex-Yugoslavia is a region well worth exploring. Everything from Industrial and goth to power-pop was well-represented, and a lot of this material holds up quite well. Take, for example, Opera Lu, a band from Sarajevo, whose New-Wave sound compares favorably to bands like The Buzzcocks and The Real Kids.

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Ethnic Instrumental Jazz Music Music Videos

[Music] Duško Gojković & Sarajevo Big Band – Mujo Kuje (Doboy)

Duško Gojković made his name in the former Yugoslavia. He collaborates here with the Sarajevo Big Band out of Bosnia-Herzegovina.

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Film Retrospectives

[Film] Bosnian Cinema: Out of Bosnia Film Retrospective

Though this post is quite old, Andrew Horton’s post for Kinoeye is quite informative if you have an interest in learning more about Bosnian cinema.