The Academic Male Choir of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing was established on January 11, 2016 as the initiative of the conductor Josip Degl 'Ivellio and the Dean Professor Mislav Grgic, PhD. The constitution and first rehearsal of the choir was held on January 18, 2016. The choir has since held regular weekly rehearsals, and has grown into the largest men's choir in Croatia, but also wider.
The choir's repertoire emphasizes classical choral literature primarily from Croatian composers. Additionally it includes a cappella compositions of the classical repertoire, from Renaissance to contemporary music, as well as compositions for klapa singing and contemporary or popular multilayer music. Members of the choir are present and former students, the Faculty staff and other interested friends and supporters of the Faculty.
The conductor of the choir is mo. Josip Degl 'Ivellio, conductor and composer from Zagreb, and the prefect of the Choir is Professor Kristian Jambrošić, PhD, full professor at the FER Department of Electroacustics.
During his first year of existence (2016), the choir had 17 concerts, which is evidence of a very high quality male choir, which is rarely in Croatia today. During 2017, the choir held 26 concerts, and in 2018, over 30 concerts, and on May 17th 2018 it held the 1st annual concert in the great hall of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing. The choir has so far performed in Croatia (Zagreb, Glina, Pitomača, Croatia Kostajnica, Samobor, Tuhelj, Kaštela, Grabrovnica, Bakar, Split), Slovenia (Stična), Italy (Rome), Kosovo (Peć, Klina, Pristina) Serbia (Novi Sad, Subotica) and France (Paris).
On the first international tour of the choir in Rome (Italy) from 4 to 10 May 2017, the choir held 5 concerts and public performances and opened a cycle of concerts organized by the "Domenico Bartolucci" Foundation on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest composers of the church music and beginning of the 21st century msgr. Domenico Cardinal Bartolucci. The choir builds university, ecumenical, interreligious and cultural co-operation and friendship with various academic, religious and city choirs.
On VIII. on June 3, 2017, the choir won the gold plaque and participated in the prize for grand prix competitions.
On 4th November 2017, at the 2nd International Competition of Singing Choirs and Vocal Ensembles held in KD "Vatroslav Lisiniski" in Zagreb, the choir was the total winner of the competition with the highest number of points and also won a special prize money of the professional judging court.
On May 30, 2018, the choir had won in the competition section and as the best choir of Zagreb, from the nominated choirs, participated as the representative of the City of Zagreb at the 51st meeting of the Croatian Singing Choirs at the 41st Meeting of the Zagreb Amateur Musicians held in the Tresnjevka Culture Center choirs in Zagreb.
On IX. June 2, 2018, the choir won the gold plaque and, as the only Croatian choir, participated in the inscription for the Grand Prix competition.
On October 6th and 7th, 2018, the choir won the gold plaque and after 30 years bacame the first male choir on the state choirs competition.
On 4th November 2018, at the 3rd International Competition of Singing Choirs and Vocal Ensembles held in KD "Vatroslav Lisiniski" in Zagreb, the choir won the golden plaque.
At the 22nd International Festival CRO Patria 2018 held in Split on December 2, 2018, the choir won the Golden Plaque "Cathedral" with audience voices.
At the 42nd meetings of musical amateurs in Zagreb held in the Center for culture "Trešnjevka", 29th May 2019., the Choir won in the competitive part of programme and as the best choir will represent the city of Zagreb in the 52nd meetings of croatian singing choirs in Rovinj.