Fifth spiritual music festival “Marijafest BiH” took place


At the Archdiocese’s youth pastoral centre (NCM) “Ivan Pavao II” in Sarajevo, under the slogan “On the wings of the song” on May 18th, fifth “Marijafest BiH”, spiritual music festival, which is traditionally organized by the NCM in cooperation with “Radio Marija BiH”, was held.

The fifth spiritual music festival “Marijafest BiH”, which gathered seven music groups from the Vrhbosna Archdiocese, that is, from Sarajevo, Žepče, Vareš and Balegovac, started with the Holy Mass in the chapel of the Centre, which was led by the director of NCM Dr. Šimo Maršić.

The Holy Mass was animated by a youth choir Dominiks from Žepče.After the service, followed a refreshment and then a music workshop for the participants of the festival. Then the festival started, and the festival host was a member of the Youth Centre “Ivan Pavao II.”, Josip Milanović.

The Festival, at the Renovabis Sports Hall, was opened by the guests who have been participating at the “Marijafest BiH” since its beginnings, and they are Mladi vareški tamburaši, and they presented their vocal abilities with the composition Mesija, na oblaku će doći.

Then the Children's Choir Ljiljani from Žepče, about 30 of them, performed with the song Moli za nas. After them, Anđeli from parish Novo Selo Balegovac presented themselves with a song Zdravo Marijo, sjajna zornice.

After Anđeli from Posavina, again performed the performers from Žepče, that is, the Youth Choir Spes, who performed composition Jedina.

The forerunner was the male chamber choir Dominiks, originally from the same male vocal group.

The show part of the festival ended with the composition Puna milosti performed by Marija and Davor Stipić.

At the end, thank you notes were handed to all music groups that presented themselves.