Musical Notes: Bosnia-Herzegovina
20 Convertible Marks 2019
Filip Višnjić 1767–1834
A Bosnian Serb epic poet and ‘guslar’, the traditional name in the Bosniak-Croatian-Serbian language for an epic singer who performs long narrative tales while accompanying himself on a one- or two-stringed instrument, known as a gusle (gusla).
To see another banknote with Filip Višnjić, see the Musical Notes of Serbia 50 Dinara.
Links to Music:
The Gusle: Serbian Epic Poetry
Narodni guslar Milić Šaponjić-Vožd Karađorđe i Filip Višnjić
Singing to the accompaniment of the Gusle