Klapa Ošjak
Klapa Osjak by Angela Scepanovic
Klapa Osjak at Budapet Ritmo
  • country:Croatia
  • region:Mediterranean
  • style(s):A Cappella, Ethno
  • label:Snail Records
  • type:Band, Quintet
  • gender:male
  • instrumentation:a cappella
  • artist posted by:Snail Records

Line up

  • Janes Vlašić (Bariton)
  • Marko Gugić (Second tenor)
  • Nikša Tomašić  (Bass)
  • Tonči Miletić (First tenor)
  • Vlaho Oreb (Bass)


Klapa Ošjak, formed in 1976, is considered one of the legends of Croatian a cappella singing. They have achieved great success over the years and have become multiple winners of prestigious "klapa festivals." Hailing from Vela Luka, Klapa Osjak is known for their dedication to preserving the traditional style of "klapa singing."

In the world of "klapa singing," the leader provides the musical input, and the klapa collectively shapes their own adaptation of the songs, which adds a unique and authentic touch to their sound. This process allows Klapa Osjak to maintain the pure authenticity of their performances, capturing the essence of the traditional "klapa" style.

Among lovers of "klapa singing," the first tenor, Tonči Miletić, is highly regarded and considered one of the most charismatic tenors in the history of "klapa singing." His captivating voice and stage presence contribute to the group's overall success and popularity.

Klapa Ošjak's long-standing presence and numerous accolades are a testament to their talent, commitment to tradition, and the enduring appeal of Croatian a cappella music. They have left a significant impact on the world of "klapa singing" and continue to be recognized as one of the leading groups in the genre.