1978 Extravaganza
Niagara Falls, New York



1978 Extravaganza
Niagara Falls Convention Center
Niagara Falls, New York

November 3 - 4, 1978

Chaired by
Mike Loncarich
Award Recipients & Honorees

50 Year Award

Charles Smilinich, Holland, NY



Hall of Fame Inductees

Lou Cavic, Sr., St. Louis, MO
Vaso Crlenica, Santa Rose, CA
Joe Loncarich, Stoney Creek, ONT


Featured Orchestras

Bećari Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Cigani
East Alton, IL

Balkan Strings
Youngstown, OH

Silver Strings Serenaders
Hamilton, ON
Balkan Four
Mt. Pleasant, PA
Ljubav
Pittsburgh, PA

Drina
Schererville, IN
Balkan Serenaders
Buffalo, NY
Plavi Dunav
Mt. Olive, IL

Tomicic Brothers
Windsor, ON
Krilich Brothers Orchestra
Buffalo, NY
Trubaduri
Pittsburgh, PA

Orkestar Lira
Detroit, MI
Svetozar Tomich
St. Louis, MO
Bećar Tamburitzans
Hamilton, ON

Continental Strings
Cleveland, OH
Bećari Tamburitza Orchestra
St. Louis, MO
Šar Planina (Marty Kapugi)
Chicago, IL

Ljubica
Youngstown, OH
Zagreb Tamburitzans
Milwaukee, WI
Veseli Pajdaši
St. Louis, MO

Slavuj
St. Louis, MO