Croatian Composers Society (HDS) is a modern and well-equipped professional organization which gathers around 300 regular members and 4000 associate members (composers, musi-cologists, publicists...). Its primary aim is further promotion of musical life in Croatia and the recognition of Croatian music at home and abroad. Thus the specific activities of the society are: organization of musical manifestations, professional congresses and forums, publishing of note materials, publications linked to music, issuance of CDs, participation in forming and applying cultural policy through state and other institutions, along with other activities of the vocational association.The HDS is responsible for several musical events of utmost importance: the Music Bien-nale Zagreb, representing not only a window to the contemporary world of music, but also a breakthrough in world musical trends; Music Festival in Pula and concerts of well known Cantus Ensemble specialized in contemporary music. Apart from these projects, the HDS is also responsible for festivals like Zagrebfest, the International Jazz Days and the Spring Jazz Festival.
|Competition||1 – 2 Aug 2010||Call for Scores for the ISCM World New Music Days 2011||Zagreb (HRV)|
|Festival||7 – 17 Apr 2011||26th Music Biennale Zagreb/ISCM World New Music Days 2011||Zagreb (HRV)|