Students of Turistica and Faculty of Humanities under the mentorship of mag. Tomi Brezovec and dr. Alenka Janko Spreizer prepared an interesting exhibition in honour of the festival Melodies of the Sea and Sun – MMS, which has been taking place since 1978.
The first festival took place 40 years ago at the Tartini Square in Piran and was won by Moni Kovačič with the song “Nasmeh poletnih dni” (Summer Days’ Smile). To honour the 40th anniversary of the first show the students of the Faculty of Tourism Studies Turistica and of the Faculty of Humanities under the mentorship of mag. Tomi Brezovec and dr. Alenka Janko Spreizer prepared an exhibition of the festival.
The exhibition presents the history of MMS and its winners with their songs. It displays all the records, cassettes and CDs that have been produced so far, with all the songs, issued by various record companies. A copy of the orchestra score for the first winning song, the booklet with song lyrics and various MMS promotional materials are also displayed. You can also see an important collection of festival posters and projects for the festival’s graphic design.
The exhibition, which you can visit at the Portorož Auditorium, was opened in frame of the ŠIPK project.