nadpis cimbalova muzika harafica

History

Cimbalom band Harafica was founded in 1999 as a group of young men, who attended elementary music school in Uherske Hradiste. The founder was Pavel Štulír, who is one of the most known teacher and violin player in Uherske Hradiste region. In 2005 music left elementary music school and with no personal changes get started own way, but named Harafica. In these days had music already has experiences from foreign festivals and cooperation with different dance groups. Music also cooperate with girl singing group called Darebnice. Harafica is trying develop it's activities mostly in traditional folklore (Christmas concerts, dancing lessons, annual public events and so on). In last few years Harafica is cooperating with actress from Slovácké Divadlo and well known actresses Květa Fialová.

Art director is Peter Gablas, whose innovative attitude relates to previous experience of his conservatory studies as well as university studies in Prague. Thanks to his knowledge of many folklore regions and other music genres, Harafica became well known in Uherske Hradiste region and other parts of the Czech Republic. Martin Melicharek is prime violin player from 2010.