- Vilena Vrbanić
(b Zadar, Sept 11, 1963). Croatian musicologist. She studied musicology with Eva Sedak at the Zagreb Academy of Music (1988) and librarianship at the Zagreb Faculty of the Humanities and Social Sciences (1992), and gained the master’s degree in musicology with Eva Sedak (1996) and PhD with a dissertation on the musical topography of Zagreb with Vjera Katalinić and Cornelia Szabó-Knotik at the Zagreb Music Academy (2011). Since 1988 she has been working as head of the library of the Zagreb Croatian Music Institute. She was an associate with the international research project Cultural Traditions in Central Europe: Musical Life between Centralism and Regional Specificity (1994–2002). In 1998 she received a three-month fellowship at the Library of Congress. She was president of the Section for Music Libraries of the Croatian Library Association (1998–2002), on the board of the Croatian Musicological Society (...