CONCERTS

24. 07. 2024Đakovo, Centar za kulturu

French Touch


23. 07. 2024Osijek,

French Touch


21. 07. 2024Kraljevica

French Touch


10. 07. 2024Grožnjan, Jazz is Back

Accordion Workshoph


07. 07. 2024Opatija, Liburnia Jazz Festival

French Touch


06. 07. 2024Opatija, Liburnia Jazz Festival

French Touch


27. 06. 2024Buzet, Kaštel Petrapilosa

French Touch


20. 06. 2024Belišće, Centar za kulturu Sigmund Romberg

French Touch


31. 05. 2024Punat, In Vino Veritas

French Touch


30. 04. 2024Delnice, EMS Ivo Tijardović, International jazz day

French Touch & workshop


20. 08. 2023Kranj, Jazz Kamp Kranj

French Touch


17. 08. 2023Krk, Triola Fest - Easy Going

French Touch


13. 08. 2023Vrbnik

French Touch


11. 08. 2023Buje

French Touch


10. 08. 2023Kastav, Kastafsko kulturno leto

Elvis Stanić Group


03. 08. 2023Cres, Vidovići

French Touch


27. 07. 2023Mali Lošinj, Lošinj Jazz Festival

French Touch


19. 07. 2023Trieste, Trieste Loves Jazz

French Touch


12. 07. 2023Poreč

French Touch


09. 07. 2023Opatija, Liburnia Jazz Festival

French Touch


06. 07. 2023Labin

French Touch


03. 07. 2023Rovinj, Lijetno kino

French Touch


30. 06. 2023Požega

Elvis Stanić & Big Band Požega


29. 06. 2023Rukavac

French Touch


21. 06. 2023Samobor, Samobor Jazz Festival

French Touch


17. 06. 2023Rijeka, Trsatska gradina

Alba & Leo avec Elvis Stanić - La vie en jazz


15. 06. 2023Opatija

French Touch


09. 06. 2023Punat, French Touch

French Touch


06. 06. 2023Labin

Tamara Obrovac Duet w / Elvis Stanić


01. 06. 2023Sofia, Bulgaria, Sofia Live Club

Elvis Stanić Group


23. 05. 2023Opatija

French Touch


20. 05. 2023Krk island, Baška, Black Sheep Festival

French Touch


17. 05. 2023Rijeka, Hrvatski kulturni dom

French Touch


11. 05. 2023Skopje, North Macedonia, Skopski gradski festival

Elvis Stanić Group


30. 04. 2023Lovran

French Touch


29. 04. 2023Rijeka, Baptistička crkva, Jazz petkom na Zametu

French Touch


22. 04. 2023Jušići, Benin Coffe World

French Touch


29. 07. 2022Skradin, Trg Male Gospe, 21:00h

Elvis Stanić Group


14. 07. 2022Rijeka, Trsatska gradina, 21:00h

Elvis Stanić Group


02. 07. 2022Opatija, 22. Liburnia Jazz Festival, Marketplace, 11:00h

French Touch: Accordeon Project


22. 06. 2022Split, Split at Night Jazz Festival, 21:00

Elvis Stanić Group


21. 06. 2022Sisak, Ljetna scena Kazališta 21, 21:00h

Elvis Stanić Group

12. 05. 2022Zagreb, Peti kupe

Elvis Stanić Group - new album promotion - Insomnia


05. 05. 2022 Šibenik, Kuća umjetnosti Arsen

Elvis Stanić Group - new album promotion - Insomnia


30. 04. 2022Park prirode Učka, Centar za posjetitelje,Međunarodni dan jazza/International jazz day

Elvis Stanić Accordion project


20. 04. 2022Zadar, Providurova palača

Elvis Stanić Group - new album promotion - Insomnia


04. 04. 2022Rijeka, Guvernerova palača, XXI. Matetićevi dani

Elvis Stanić & Giipuja


27. 11. 2021Zadar, HNK Zadar

Elvis Stanić Group


13. 11. 2021Ljubljana, SiTi Teater BTC

Elvis Stanić Group & Big Band RTV Slovenija


20. 09. 2021Săptămâna Muzicii Croate, Brašov, Rumunjska

Elvis Stanić Group


18. 08. 2021Zagreb, HNK Zagreb, Muzički biennale

Opera Berislava Šipuša “Posljednji intermezzo” -soloist


12. 09. 2021Vukovar, River Jazz Festival

Elvis Stanić Group


19. 08. 2021Makarska, Makarska Jazz Festival

Elvis Stanić Group


30. 07. 2021Vela Luka

Elvis Sanić Group


28. 07. 2021Omiš

Elvis Stanić Group


26. 07. 2021Grožnjan

JM INTERNATIONAL JAZZ SCHOOL FINALE - Students & Mentors


15. 07. 2021Grožnjan

Groznjan All Stars w/Luis Bonilla, Alex Sipiagin, Karlheinz Miklin JR, Lea Lovrenčić, Joe Kaplowitz, Goran Rukavina


14. - 27. 07. 2021Grožnjan

JM INTERNATIONAL JAZZ SCHOOL


NEWS

24. 04. 2024.

International Jazz Day

30.04. on the occasion of International Jazz Day, French Touch : accordion project performs in Delnice, in Ivo Tijardović's elementary music school. The musicians will held a short concert and jazz workshop for the participants and answer their questions. It is a great honor for us to pass on our knowledge and musical experience to young generations.


01. 09. 2023.

A succesfull Summer Tour completed

After twenty concerts with French Touch and the Elvis Stanić Group held in Croatia, Italy, Slovenia and Macedonia, Elvis Stanić gets back to studio work on new discography projects, creating new compositions and perfecting his instrumental skills.


13. 06. 2023.

Award for improving the quality of cultural creativity of PGŽ

Mayor Zlatko Komadina awarded Elvis Stanić and other deserving artists awards for the best artistic achievements in the field of culture in 2022.


23. 05. 2023.

Croatian Composers Society award

At the regular annual general meeting held on May 21, the Croatian Society of Composers announced the winners of it's annual awards for 2022. The "Miroslav Sedak Benčić" award for author's creativity in the field of jazz was awarded to Elvis Stanić for his overall author's work, including the album Insomnia released in 2022, as well as a significant contribution to the development of the jazz music scene in Croatia.


15. 03. 2023.

New musical project FRENCH TOUCH

A new video of Elvis Stanić's latest musical project French Touch : Accordion Trio has been released, dedicated to accordion, tango, French chanson and waltz.

This trio of experienced and passionate musicians combines energetic, enchanting and inspired music in a unique sound of accordeon, guitar and double bass. French Touch Trio takes the audience on a walk through the streets of Paris, invites to tango in Buenos Aires, questions South American sensuality and the unrestrained joy of the French ´joie de vivre´. Their music shows diversity, but also superb craftsmanship wrapped in an elegant fusion of tango, jazz and waltz.


09. 02. 2023.

Porin Award nomination

Elvis Stanić Group is nominated for Best Jazz Music Performance for the composition "Dreamland" from the album "Insomnia".


12. 05. 2022.

Elvis Stanić Group's new album Insomnia

Elvis Stanić Group has released a new album "Insomnia" on Aquarius Records label. So far, the new material has been played live in Šibenik, Zadar and Zagreb. Soon the band will embark on a summer tour with dates in Sisak, Split, Rijeka and Skradin.

"After four years, I'm looking forward to announcing our new album 'Insomnia'. It's a motif that has been close to us all for the last two years, and from the sleepless nights a whole new, completely different from the one that we played for years . In that introverted time, turning to myself, I found some other, different sounds, maybe more and closer to progressive jazz, jazz rock or smooth atmosphere genre. If you are curious about what came from our kitchen, come and taste and hear. Switch off and just indulge in music, "said Elvis.

Alba Nacinovich, Ivan Popeskić, Damjan Grbac and Branimir Gazdik play on the album with the project leader Elvis Stanić, and Antonio Serrano and Marko Tolja also appear as guests.


14. 07. 2021.

JM INTERNATIONAL JAZZ SCHOOL


From 14.-27.07. 2021. Elvis will be jazz guitar mentor on JM INTERNATIONAL JAZZ SCHOOL in Grožnjanu.

06. 07. 2021.

BIG BAND RTV SLOVENIJA plays the music of Elvis Stanić

Big Band of RTV Slovenia, which will present to the Opatija's  audience a pre-premiere of their newest production, the premiere of which will take place in the autumn at Cankarjev dom Hall in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The Big Band has chosen the music of Elvis Stanić for it's this year's cycle, the music was arranged by Aleš Avbelj, one of the best arrangers in the region. The Big Band will be joined by members of the Elvis Stanić Group.

04. 06. 2021.

ELVIS STANIĆ'S MUSIC ON RADIO WJMX SMOOTH JAZZ (Boston, USA) & WWJR (Worldwide Jazz Radio)

Threestyle band members jazz radio show showcases the artists from around the world. Thee whole episode is dedicated to Elvis Stanić's music.

05. 06. 2021.

PORIN AWARD

Song Peter Pan Picking Strawberries 2020 won the discography award Porin fot the "Best Jazz Performance".

 




20. 11. 2020

CAIRO JAZZ FESTIVAL

Elvis Stanić has been invited to Egypt for the Cairo Jazz Festival which will take place from 13-20. 11.2020.
At the concert on November 20, Elvis Stanic & Friends, Stanić will perform with Egyptian artists (Amro Salah - piano, Ehab Tass - bass, Ahmed Hesham - drums, Diaa Tass - percussion and Noha Fekry - vocals). Band will perform Stanić's compositions and several traditional Arabic compositions.

06. 20. 2020.

16. JAZZ EX TEMPORE

The 16th Jazz Ex Tempore project will feature a well-known Venezuelan, former Cubismo singer and bassoonist of the Zagreb Philharmonic - Ricardo Luque, Kosovo Roma, social activist and one of the best drummers in Croatia - Mirsad Dalipi, and Joe Kaplowitz - an American whose whole family immersed in jazz music, a hammond organist who occasionally plays the tuba and a member of the Jazz Orchestra of the Croatian Radio and Television. As representatives of Croatia, Damjan Grbac - leader of the world music project "GIIPUJA" that blends modern jazz elements with the music of Istria and Elvis Stanić - guitarist, accordionist and artistic director of the Jazz Ex Tempore and Liburnia Jazz Festival.

29. 04. 2020

PETER PAN PICKING STRAWBERRIES - quarantine edition

In these difficult times of isolation, we, musicians decided to fight back with the positive energy and optimism, to overcome the pandemy. In the video that we recorded together, but separately - everyone in their own home studio, we have gathered almost all the musicians who have played or play in the "Elvis Stanic Group" trough the last twenty years. Watch it here.


14. 06. 2019

RECOGNITION OF THE GROŽNJAN MUNICIPALITY

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the International Cultural Center of the Croatian Music Youth in Grožnjan, the Municipal Council of Grožnjan Municipality on this year's Ceremony awarded Elvis Stanic for outstanding achievements and contributions of particular importance to the development and the reputation of Grožnjan, the City of Artists.


14. 06. 2018

Yamaha Guitar Lab

JMI summer jazz school in Grožnjan announces Yamaha Guitar Lab Competition for most talented guitarists, in three categories!
During the workshop, partecipants will get the chance to try out the new Yamaha RevStar electric guitars, under the mentorship of Elvis Stanić.

23. 03. 2018

Elvis won three Porin Awards

Elvis Stanić won three Porin Awards:  
- best arrangement  - for the song Rusulica : album Air / Zrak
- best male vocal performance - Oliver Dragojević for the song Rusulica : album Air / Zrak
- best recording - for the album Air / Zrak

28. 02. 2018

Status Award

Elvis Stanić won two Croatian Musicians Union's Status Awards in the jazz music category:
Elektric guitar– "Damir Dičić Award" and
Other instruments: accordeon

 

22. 02. 2018

25. Porin Award nominations

Song Rusulicafrom the album Air/Zrak was niminated in three categoies:
Best male vocal performance: Oliver Dragojević (feat. Elvis Stanić)
Best arrangement: Elvis Stanić
Best recording: Elvis Stanić / Ivan Popeskić

 

03. 11. 2017

Elvis Stanić Group invited in China again

Elvis Stanićæ Group has been invited to play at the 3rd Maritime Silk Road Art Festival in the Chinese town of Quanhzou.

ESG will perform two concerts during the festival. The ban's lineup for the festival will be: Elvis Stanić, Andrea Vicary, Tonči Grabusić and Damjan Grbac.

30. 10. 2017

26. Jazz Time: Jed Becker’s Blues Explosion feat. Elvis Stanić

New name of this year edition of Jazz Time international jazz festival will be -> Jed Becker’s Blues Explosion feat. Elvis Stanić More

 

10. 10. 2017

13. Jazz Ex Tempore - SOUNDS OF NORTHERN SILENCE

This year's edition of the Jazz Ex Tempore project explores sounds of the "Northern Silence" - it deals and compares Croatian and Norwegian music tradition, interpreted by the language of Jazz. 13. Jazz Ex Tempore artist are: Maren Selvaag and Erlend Apneseth from Norway, Elvis Stanić, Alba Nacinovich, Marko Lazarić and Vedran Ružić from Croatia

08. 09. 2017

Silk Road Frendship Award

The Comittee of Silk Road International Arts Festival in X'ian, China awarded Elvis Stanić with "Silk Road Frendship Award"

 

 

24. 08. 2017

Concert tour Xi'an – China

Elvis Stanić Group has been selected to participate in the China Central and Eastern European Countries (China-CEEC) Cultural Season project as a representative of Croatian music.

Elvis Stanić Group will play gigs in the most prestigious concert halls in Xi'an and participate at the opening ceremony of the 4th Silk Road International Art Festival.

26. 06. 2017.

Elvis Stanić - guitar master workshop

On Sunday, July 9 at 11 am, Elvis Stanić will host the Guitar Master Workshop "From Blues and Jazz to  Own Style" at the Cultural Center „Gervais“.



09. 05. 2017.

Status Award 2017.

Elvis Stanić won the Croatian Music Union's award Status in the category of Pop-Rock and Urban Music: Other Instruments - Accordeon




02. 05. 2017.

First single "Rusulica"

Elvis Stanić and Oliver Dragojević have released the single "Rusulica" announcing the new album Air / Zrak , which will be available from Friday, May 5, 2017.

The first single  "Rusulica" featuring Oliver Dragojevic can be heard here.

25. 04. 2017.

Elvis Stanić and Opatija Chamber Orchestra promote the new album Zrak / Air

Elvis Stanić presenting the new original album "AIR / ZRAK" dedicated to jazz, traditional and orchestral music.
At the premiere concert promotion in the center of Gervais he will perform with his main group along with the Opatija Chamber Orchestra - OKO under the conduction of Damir Smerdel's and with numerous guests: Marko Tolja, Željka Veverec, Nataša Tonković, Nataša Uljan and Igor Geržina.

Buy tickets online.

17. 03. 2017.

Oslo Symfoniorkester collaborating on new Elvis Stanić's album

Elvis is currently recording his new album. Part of the songs will be recorded at Rainbow Studio in Oslo featuring Oslo Symfoniorkester.





17. 03. 2017.

Four Porin Awards

This year's Music Award Porin, grand gala held at Spaladium arena in Split, saw Evis Stanić collecting four statues. His work on Familija album by Oliver Dragojević and Gibboni granted him the awards for Album of the Year, best pop album, best arrangement and best production





17. 02. 2017.

Porin 2017

Elvis Stanic nominated in six categories of the Croatian Music Award – Porin: Album of the yeat, Best jazz album, Best pop album, Best arrangement, Best production, Best recording.



18. 12. 2016.

Greatests Hits Collection

The prestigious edition of  „The Greatest Hits Collection“ for Croatia Records, is richer for an edition of an exceptional artistic and musical value. Collection of greatest hits of Elvis Stanic, one of most established jazz musicians in the region and beyond, is now on sale! Available online.

04. 12. 2016.

It is time to hear jazz in the Highlands and Gorski Kotar

During December 2016., Elvis Stanic Group, thanks to the sponsorship of the Cultural Network of thw PGC, played in several smaller towns and Highlands  of Gorski Kotar:
08.12. - Klana / 13.12. - Vrbovsko / 22.12. - Ravna Gora


03. 12. 2016.

"Waltzes, polkas and other špelancije"

Appearing with Croatian National Television's Tambura Orchestra, conducted by Siniša Leopold at the traditional New Year's concert -  "Waltzes, polkas and other špelancije" in the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb.


15. 07. 2016.

Elvis Stanic Group was invited to China as part of the "2017 China-CEEC (Central and Eastern European Countries) Cultural Season“

After the recent visit of Chinese cultural delegation to Croatia in June, Elvis Stanic and his musical group -  „Elvis Stanic Group“ -  received an invitation from the Executive Vicepresident and Secretary General of the Chinese National Association of Jazz (Jazz Chinese Association) Adam Yong Huang,  to tour as part of the "2017 China-CEEC (Central and Eastern European Countries) Cultural Season ".  "2017 China-CEEC Cultural Season" is a year-round program that includes several Chinese cities and the most important art festivals.

14. 06. 2016.

CD criss - CROss # Jazz Ex Tempore Orchestra

At a press conference in Opatija introduced a new CD criss - cross # Jazz Ex Tempore Orchestra in Croatia Records.



31. 05. 2016.

Elvis Stanic  tried a new series of Yamaha RevStar guitars

Last week, in the Euro-Unit/Yamaha Music Shop in Rijeka, Elvis Stanic tried new line of Yamaha RevStar electric guitars. He played them trough Yamaha THR100HD amplifier with Yamaha THRC212 audio box.
"Elvis Stanić meets Revstar guitars"

24. 05. 2016.

Elvis Stanic became an endorser for The RevStarYamaha guitar

Yamaha Revstar

28. 04. 2016.

criss - CROss # Jazz Ex Tempore Project

Announced a recording of the CD "criss - cross # Jazz Ex Tempore Project" and a SILENT CONCERT at the 16th Liburnia Jazz Festival (01 07)



08. 04. 2016.

New Gibonni and Oliver's CD released - "Familija"

On  a new CD from Gibonni and Oliver - "Familja" - Elvis Stanic participate as Oliver's producer on the album, and as an accordionist in Gibonni's  song "Onako od oka".


17. 03. 2016.

Elvis won „Porin“award for the album "Harlequin" performed by Ibrica Jusić

Elvis Stanic won „Porin“ award in the category for the  best pop music album, as a producer of the CD "Harlequin" by Ibrica Jusić