Ivan Zajc

Ivan Zajc

  • Born
    3rd August 1832
  • Died
    16th December 1914
  • Birthplace
    Croatia
Ivan Zajc was a Croatian composer, conductor, director and teacher who for over forty years dominated Croatia's musical culture. Through his artistic and institutional reform efforts, he is credited with its revitalization and refinement, paving the way for new and significant Croatian musical achievements in the 20th century. He is often called the Croatian Verdi.