National orchestra, the heart of the Cultural Artistic Association "Mladost", devoted to authentic folk music, without any improvisation and trash, attains excellent results during live performance on the scene.
Musical instruments in the orchestra are: the accordion, guitar, violin, flute, pairs flute, bas, clap, drum.
In addition to musical accompaniment for choreographies of folklore ensemble, the orchestra in its concert programme also has instrumental compositions and vocal performances with the music and songs from the Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and the wide region.
The trainings are held twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and there are regular trainings and performances of the folklore ensemble.
The Association is open to all students of elementary and secondary school of music, and all the other musicians who want to join us, too.
The leader of the orchestra is Luka Mirkovic.
Cultural Artistic Association "Mladost" ("Youth") established in 1953. in Pale, the municipality of the city of Sarajevo, the Capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Nowaday it gathers more than 250 members and it is divided in few sections: folklore, choir, flute, guzzle, national orchestra, and traditional troupes.
The goal of the Association is to uphold authentic folklore tradition and culture through dances, songs, and folk costumes.
It's role in the cultural life of Sarajevsko-romanijska region BiH and larger area is very important.
They are also taking part in various cultural occasions (Austria, France, Germany, Denmark, Czech Republic, Hungary, Rumania, Greece, Turkey…)
In 1987. at the festival of folklore in Algeria, in the competition of 67 countries "Mladost" shared the first place with Indonesia. In oktober 2005.
"Mladost" performed at the ceremony of the opening of the BH Embassy in Prague.
Cultural Club "Mladost" successfully organised:
8. European Festival of Serbian Folklore, Pale 2003.
13. European Festival of Serbian Folklore, Pale 2008.
Those festivals numbered more than 3000 members.
Pale is university, tourist, cultural and sports centre region. The Olympic mountains of Jahorina and Trebevic, legendary Romanija, Orlovaca cave which is an extraordinary speleological site, ecologically spotless vocation area as well as cultural and historical attractions present an excelent and diverse offer for tourism.
Modern tourist objects offer a completly pleasure to their guests. Jahorina is 12 km far from the town of Pale.
The skiers on Jahorina have more than 25 km of nicely kept pists for Alpine skiing, which are connected with ski – lifts.