ka crescendo - A cappella group A.K.A. Crescendo of the University of Zadar. Members: Matea Biloglav, Nikolina Brala, Anđela Cmrečki, Filip Gal, Ana-Marija Galiot, Lucija Grabovac, Josipa Kolega, Dora Kanjer, Šime Mračić, Filip Panza, Filip Rušin, Jakov Šuto.
The Ars Cantabile ensemble has been active in Zadar since 2012 fostering distinctive vocal style performances of pop, rock, blues, jazz and gospel music. The ensemble participates in numerous cultural events and fundraising events, such as the concert for the restoration of the Rector's Palace, concert to help the flood victims in Slavonia, etc., it collaborates with artists and institutions in Zadar and its surroundings, performs actively and organizes cultural events. The initiative and organization of two concerts must be mentioned here.
The first concert is called In Love with Zadar 2020 for the purpose of promoting Zadar’s candidacy in the race for the prestigious title of European Capital of Culture 2020.
Members of the ensemble are especially proud of the initiative and organization of a charity concert called Together for Life Ars Cantabile and Guests, which was held in March this year and attended by a range of top artists, whose aim was to encourage and contribute to the establishment and equipping of the Oncology Department of the General Hospital Zadar.
Professor Igor Cecić is the artistic director of the ensemble.