Non-governmental organization The Rest is Music ( Sve ostalo je glazba) was founded in Dubrovnik in 2012. The mission of The Rest is Music organization is popularization of performing arts with special accent on classical music and its importance in education and social environment. We attempt to achieve our mission by organizing scenic patchworks, musical performances and multimedia concerts, educational cycles and workshops with innovative approach to listening music. Our goal is to show the value of classical music in modern stage expression. In this way, we promote the universal values of classical music, preserve the rich cultural heritage and emphasize the important role of music in education and social environment. The Rest is Music organization brings unconventional way of performances where spectators can learn about broader cultural context of music which is being performed. Instrumentalists are not merely playing their instruments but take active part in the performance as well. Compositors and musicians from the past are brought to life on the stage in historical event context or through multimedia and storytelling.
During its first five years of existence, the organization has achieved numerous successful projects both at home and abroad. The educational cycle of Gioachino’s cuisine for children and Youth is realized in partnerships with primary and secondary schools. On the permanent repertoire of the RIM organization are the Renaissance Garden project , The other side of History project, Pictures at the Exhibition project, which are performed as Heritage interpretation and cultural tourism programs. The RIM organization is partner organization in the ARDEA project, which is co-financed by EACEA from Creative Europe program.