An Interesting photo-exhibition opened…
In University of Arts in Tirana, it is opened an interesting exhibition of the first musical formations in our country. It includes a period starting from1879, year in which Albanian historiography recognizes the first such formation until the 30’s bands. In a fine and well-defined quality frames these photos are giving its charm to the institution. They are exhibited in the framework of the Brass Instruments Festival and are donated to UA by the Interpreter Artists. Association. The list of these rare pictures is:
Band of Father Toma, Maestro Canale 1879.
Music Band in Korça 1910
Albanian Music Band– Scopje 1912
“Vatra” National Band 13 June 1912
Masaçusets Created by the patriots of Drenova, Dardha, Korça in USA.
First Brass Orchestra of Elbasan1917
Band of Tirana Municipality 1925
Band of Pogradec 1927
Royal Band Tirana 1928
Band of Shkodra Municipality 1928
Brass Orchestra of Berat 1928
“Bogdani” Association Branch Tirana 1929
Prenk Jakova – conductor, Çesk Zadeja, Tonin Harapi, Pjetër Fungu, Ramafan Sokoli, Abdulla Grimci etj.
Music Band” Our mountains” Shkodra1930
Band of Francescan “Iliricum” School, Shkodra 1930
Banda of “Parrucë” neighbourhood school Shkodra 1933
Music Band of Antonian Association 1939