- Krešimir Kovačević
(b Mladá Vožice, Dec 25, 1883; d Zagreb, Jan 26, 1962). Croatian composer and conductor of Czech origin. He studied the horn and composition in Prague under Stecker, Klička and Dvořák. His teaching career began in Yekaterinoslav (now Dnepropetrovsk) and in 1909 he joined the Zagreb Opera orchestra. From ...