Martinovo Lito – Klapa Singing Festival in Korcula
Festival will take place on Saturday, 13th of November 2010 at 8 pm in Dom Kulture, Korcula.
The festival will include following klapa singers :
The tradition of Klapa singing evolved since 19th century in Dalmatia as well as in Korcula. It’s main characteristic is harmonic multi tonal homophone singing, mostly love songs and stories about life of fishermen and sailors. The name ‘klapa’ probably evolved from some version of regional Italian language, where word ‘clapa’ means group of friends.