2009 Extravaganza
Chicago, Illinois



2009 Extravaganza
The Westin at Yorktown Center
Lombard, Illinois

October 1 - 4, 2009

Chaired by
Tom Malesh & Joe Kirin
Award Recipients & Honorees

75 Year Award

Walter Susanj, Seattle, WA



50 Year Award

Ivan Benda, Royal Oak, MI
Rudy Brynac, Jr., St. Louis, MO
Alex George
Rod Glusac, Macomb, MI
Bob Medich, St. Louis, MI



President's Award

Toma Vucinic, Chicago, IL



Founder's Award

Danny Ovanin, Chicago, IL
Ryan Werner, Chicago, IL



Hall of Fame Inductees

Joe Cindric, Pittsburgh, PA
Walter Roncevic, Sr., Pittsburgh, PA
Tom Yeseta, Los Angeles, CA


Featured Orchestras

Orkestar Junaci
Pittsburgh, PA

Sinovi
Chicago, IL

Drina
Dyer, IN

Seoski Lopovi
Hamilton, ON
Bećari Tamburitza Orchestra
St. Louis, MO
Veseli Tamburitzans
Brookfield, OH

Jedinstvo
Phoenix, AZ
Sviraj Balkan Jam
Steelton, PA
Barabe Tamburaški Sastav
Pittsburgh, PA

Jerry Grcevich Orchestra
Pittsburgh, PA
Majstori
Chicago, IL
Dunav of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Adriatic Braća
Buffalo, NY
Radost
Pittsburgh, PA
Sidro
San Francisco, CA

Yeseta Brothers
Los Angeles, CA
Šarena
Cleveland, OH
Banat
Chicago, IL

Orkestar Zabava
Pittsburgh, PA
T-Rroma
Chicago, IL
Otrov
Pittsburgh, PA