Episode 7 – I Am Matej Mestrovic – The Croatia Tour Ep. 3

Matthew Mayer and Matej Mestrovic
Matej Mestrovic and Matthew Mayer in Croatia

Matej Mestrovic is one of Croatia’s most versatile, original, and talented artists alive today. In this 3rd and final episode of my 4-City tour in Croatia, I talk to Matej on a variety of topics including social media marketing, what success means as an independent musician, and how he manages his time. I also capture our final car ride together after performing our last show in Varazdin, Croatia, before traveling back to the United States.   This is Matej Mestrovic!

Episode 6 – I Am Lucky – The Croatia Tour Ep. 2

In front of the striking Adriatic Sea with Hakan and Zlatko on our way to our 3rd piano show in Split, Croatia.

In this episode of my 4-City tour in Croatia,  I sit down and have lunch with Turkey Pianist Hakan Ali Toker in the city of Rijeka (off the coast of the Adriatic Sea) and talk about the history of music and what it takes in today’s music industry to succeed. I also interview the amazing piano technician Zlatko Pavlinic as we travel from Rijeka to Split down the breathtaking Adriatic Coast.  We get an insight into the special friendship of Zlatko and Matej Mestrovic after 10 years of performances and traveling….as well as learn a little bit more about the magic of Matej Mestrovic!

Episode 5 – I Am Happy – The Croatia Tour Ep. 1

In this episode of The Going Solo Podcast, I travel half way across the world to the beautiful country of Croatia to share my experiences of being the opening act for 3 World Class Musicians.  Episode 1 captures interviews and insights from renowned musicians Matej Mestrovic and Hakan Ali Toker, while documenting my first international tour performance. A combination of real-time interviews with intimate narrations, I journey into a world unknown, taking the stage on a 4-City Croatia Tour.