Real Name:
Krešimir Oblak
Profile:
Krešimir Oblak was a Croatian composer, arranger, jazz pianist and conductor. He was also the husband of Zdenka Vučković, the first real pop-music-songstress in former Yugoslavia.
Born August 28, 1929 in Zagreb, died January 3, 2014 in Zagreb.
He completed his music education in Zagreb. Already as a 15 years old boy he became a jazz fan, so in 1944 he and Adalbert Marković formed the Admira jazz orchestra.
After the end of WWII he was a pianist and arranger in the Emanon orchestra with which he performed at the Hrvatski Glazbeni Zavod and other dance halls in Zagreb. He was a member of the Edo Utrobičić Quintet which was a backing band in Ivo Robić's first Jugoton releases. From 1957 he works as a music editor at the Zagreb Radio, and later becomes a music editor/producer of the Plesni Orkestar RTV Zagreb. He was a judging body member of many festivals and acted as an editor of note editions issued by the Croatian Music Association. He was one of the organizers of the Eurovision 1990 competition which was held in Zagreb.
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Instruments & Performance

LPV 4900 Krešimir Oblak - Bled 1961 - II Jugoslovenski Jazz Festival album art Various Broadway Various - Bled 1961 - II Jugoslovenski Jazz Festival(LP, Album, Comp) PGP RTB LPV 4900 Yugoslavia 1961 Sell This Version
LPV 4901 Krešimir Oblak - Bled 1962 - III Jugoslovenski Džez Festival album art Various I'm Gonna Go Fishing Various - Bled 1962 - III Jugoslovenski Džez Festival(LP, Album) PGP RTB LPV 4901 Yugoslavia 1962 Sell This Version
LP-6 2050820 Krešimir Oblak - Jazz U Hrvatskoj Na Nosačima Zvuka 1938.-1960. album art Various Veselo Kolo Various - Jazz U Hrvatskoj Na Nosačima Zvuka 1938.-1960.(LP) Croatia Records LP-6 2050820 Croatia 1995 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

C-6480 Krešimir Oblak - O Baby Mine / Hallo, Bim-Bam Baby album art Ivo Robić Ivo Robić - O Baby Mine / Hallo, Bim-Bam Baby(Shellac, 10", Single) Jugoton C-6480 Yugoslavia 1956 Sell This Version
C-6481 Krešimir Oblak - Gipsy Band / Oho - Aha album art Ivo Robić Ivo Robić - Gipsy Band / Oho - Aha(Shellac, 10") Jugoton C-6481 Yugoslavia 1956 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Pjevajmo I Plešimo Broj 6 album art Various Melanholična Rapsodija (as Oblak) Various - Pjevajmo I Plešimo Broj 6 (EP) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1958 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Usignolo (Tuga Slavuja) album art Duo Sa Kvarnera Duo Sa Kvarnera - Usignolo (Tuga Slavuja) (Single) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1958 Sell This Version
EPY-3004 Krešimir Oblak - Uspavanka Sa Broadwaya album art Dragutin Diklić* Dragutin Diklić* - Uspavanka Sa Broadwaya(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3004 Yugoslavia 1958 Sell This Version
LPY-58 Krešimir Oblak - Opatija 59 (II. Ploča) album art Various Tako... Dok Odlaziš (as K. Oblak) Various - Opatija 59 (II. Ploča)(10", Album) Jugoton LPY-58 Yugoslavia 1959 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Zagreb 60 album art Various Ružan San (as K. Oblak) Various - Zagreb 60 (Album) PGP RTB Yugoslavia 1960 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Daleko Si Ti album art Zdenka Vučković Zdenka Vučković - Daleko Si Ti (EP) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1961 Sell This Version
EPY-3102 Krešimir Oblak - More, Mandoline I Muzika album art Various Želja Za Muzikom (Febbre Di Musica) (as K. Oblak) Various - More, Mandoline I Muzika(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3102 Yugoslavia 1961 Sell This Version
LP-5900, LP 5900 Krešimir Oblak - Opatija 61 album art Various Put Ljubavi (as Krešo Oblak) Various - Opatija 61(LP) PGP RTB, PGP RTB LP-5900, LP 5900 Yugoslavia 1961 Sell This Version
EP 50940 Krešimir Oblak - Melodije Jadrana - Split 1962 album art Various Nostalgija (as K. Oblak) Various - Melodije Jadrana - Split 1962(7", EP) PGP RTB EP 50940 Yugoslavia 1962 Sell This Version
LPV 5902 Krešimir Oblak - Opatija 63 album art Various Daleko Od Ljubavi (as K. Oblak) and 1 more… Various - Opatija 63(LP, Comp) PGP RTB LPV 5902 Yugoslavia 1963 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Ivo Robić album art Ivo Robić Ivo Robić - Ivo Robić (Album) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1963 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - Pjevajmo Djeco - Broj 5 album art Various Mrav (as K. Oblak) Various - Pjevajmo Djeco - Broj 5 (EP) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
Krešimir Oblak - "08" Ching-Ching-Ching album art Ivo Robić Ivo Robić - "08" Ching-Ching-Ching (EP) Jugoton Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
EPY-3339 Krešimir Oblak - Ritam Kiše album art Zdenka Vučković Izgubljeno - Desafinado (as K. Oblak) Zdenka Vučković - Ritam Kiše(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3339 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
EPY-3402 Krešimir Oblak - Melodije Jadrana 2. - Split 64 album art Various Kupačica (as Krešo Oblak) Various - Melodije Jadrana 2. - Split 64(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3402 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
EPY-3324 Krešimir Oblak - Djeca Pjevaju 1963 album art Various Sekin Rođendan and 1 more… Various - Djeca Pjevaju 1963(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3324 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
SY-1243 Krešimir Oblak - Pjevaju Zdenka Vučković I Jasna Benedek album art Various Mala Tajna Various - Pjevaju Zdenka Vučković I Jasna Benedek(7", Single) Jugoton SY-1243 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
LPY-636 Krešimir Oblak - Zagreb 64 - 2. Ploča album art Various Bosonoga Various - Zagreb 64 - 2. Ploča(10", Comp) Jugoton LPY-636 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
EPY-3401 Krešimir Oblak - Melodije Jadrana 1. - Split 64 album art Various Marice, Vrati Se (as Krešo Oblak) Various - Melodije Jadrana 1. - Split 64(7", EP) Jugoton EPY-3401 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version
LPV 5903 Krešimir Oblak - Opatija 64 album art Various More (as K. Oblak) Various - Opatija 64(LP, Comp) PGP RTB LPV 5903 Yugoslavia 1964 Sell This Version