Darko Čargonja (b. 1965, Rijeka) has a longstanding passion for musical culture, and pursued his education at the University of Rijeka, earning the title of a music culture professor. He embarked on his career as a music culture teacher in primary schools, where he imparted the basics of music literacy and led school choirs. Darko later joined the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County as a cultural expert, where he coordinated with cultural institutions. However, his true dedication is evident through his work at the “Ivan Matetić Ronjgov” Institution, where he currently serves as the director. Darko not only manages the operations of the institution but actively promotes the work of Ivan Matetić Ronjgov through various musical and cultural activities. In addition to his professional experience, he has devoted his time to conducting various choirs and served as a music editor at Radio Rijeka. Darko’s expertise, leadership, and passion for music make him an indispensable figure in the musical culture of Rijeka and beyond.
CV updated on 2023-10-23.