Beneški fantje (English: The Venetian Lads) is a Slovene folk music band from the region of Venetian Slovenia, in Italy. It is the oldest Slovene popular musical ensemble. Founded by Edi Bucovaz from San Leonardo, Italy in 1952, the band has remained active for more than fifty years.
The band has gained widespread popularity in Slovenia and among Slovenes in other countries.
Most popular songs
- Rdeči cvet (in 2002 nominated for the Composition of the century prize in Slovenia)
- Zvezde žarijo
- Videmski grad
- Vince rumeno
- S kitaro po svetu