The Cleveland Junior Tamburitzans is a non-profit cultural organization. We work to preserve our Croatian heritage through music, song, and dance – taught by professional instructors. Cleveland Junior Tamburitzans has been active for over 60 years!

2023 Board of Directors


Josie Tomljenovic

Vice President

Darlene Zwolinski


Rosie Buntic

Assistant Treasurer

Sandy Matijevic


Elizabeth Loncarevic

Costume Committee

Marija Katic  |  Kate Kendel   |  Ljerka Kovacic

Fundraising and Events Committee

Mica Eck  |  Dennis Jurcevic  |  Tom Raguz  |  Bernard Vukovic

Membership and Sales Committee

Marica Juresic  |  Lily Jurcevic

Social Media and IT Manager

Denis Loncarevic

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Instructors and Teaching Staff

Vocal and Dance Choreographer

Katarina Lukacevic

Music Directors

Bob Kushner   |   Marko Lukacevic

Vocal, Dance and Music Assistants

Nick Cindric   |   Katarina Hrgic   |   Ariana Oroz