Ján Berky Mrenica
created: 04. 06. 2021 09:57 modified: 04. 06. 2021 10:07
Ján Berky Mrenica junior, one of the members and since 1997 also the head of the Devil´s violin Orchestra, belongs among the prominent violin virtuosos in Slovakia. He studied the violin play on Conservatory Bratislava, but he is also engaged in writing the books about the most famous Romani songs. He utilized his musical talent for composing the musical arrangements for a CD of Devil´s Violin, but also for the other various folk ensembles. He supports musically talented children from socially disadvantaged environment, his effort grew into a well-known project called Divé Maky (Wild Poppies). The photographs were taken during the pre-Christmas concert in Kežmarok, within the project Music Without the Borders, in cooperation with Poland and the Secondary Proffesional School of Kežmarok.
copyright: State Scientific Library in Prešov
recorded: 02. 12. 2013
category: fine arts