Program

 

 

ACOUSTIC GUITAR VILLAGE

inside Cremona Musica International Exhibitions and Festival

Cremona Fair-Italy

September 28th-29th-30th 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 28th – Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th in the Masterclass rooms:

Masterclass of Lutherie and Didactic Masterclass of Acoustic Guitar

The lutherie the classes will be held by american masters BRYAN GALLOUP and CHARLES FOX. The masterclass will focus on the construction of the instrument, from the selection of the materials to the final polish, on structural restoration and vintage guitars, on lutherie tooling for the small shop .

 

 

 

 

 

The didactic masterclass of acustic guitar will be taught by MICKI PIPERNO, english CLIVE CARROLL and american JOHN JORGENSON. The masterclass will deal with basic techniques for fingerstyle guitar, arrangements for solo guitar and elements of gypsy jazz.

 

 

 

 

 

info and registrations to the masterclasses: info@armadilloclub.org  –  tel. +39 0187 626993

Click here for program and registration 

 

Friday 28th – Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th, from 10am to 7pm (on Sun to 6pm)  area ACOUSTIC GUITAR VILLAGE :

– Exhibition of lutherie, import, publishing and accessories  for acoustic guitar, classical and modern, with the presence of international luthiers and companies  (now open the reservations for the booths)

 

HISTORICAL EXHIBITIONS:

– “The guitar with f-shaped sound holes, an exhibition on the Arch-Top Guitar” curated by M° Luthier Leonardo Petrucci

 

 

 

 

 

 

– “The guitar in the 19th century”

 

PROGRAM ON THE STAGES:

Friday September 28th

DEMO STAGE 1

from 10am to 7pm

demo-showcases available to the exhibitors

 

LIVE STAGE 2

from 3pm to 7pm:

contest “NEW SOUNDS OF ACOUSTIC MUSIC”

contest for emerging acoustic guitarists, singer-songwriters with guitar, acoustic ensembles/bands;

selections curated by Fingerpicking.net – Armadillo Club

 

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3

from 10am to 7pm

concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers

 

Saturday September 29th

DEMO STAGE 1

from 10am to 7pm

demo-showcases available to the exhibitors

 

LIVE STAGE 2

from 10am to 7pm

6th ITALIAN BLUEGRASS MEETING

concerts, showcases, meetings, workshops by bluegrass musicians

coordinated by Danilo Cartia, with the partecipation of guitar and mandolin player John Jorgenson

 

 

 

 

 

The musicians coming from the farthest away will win a new Deering 6 nylon strings Banjo and a Martin Ukulele!!!

Thank you very much to the Deering Banjo Company and to the Martin Guitars!

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3

from 10am to 7pm

concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers

 

Sunday September 30th

DEMO STAGE 1

from 10am to 6pm

demo-showcases available to the exhibitors

 

LIVE STAGE 2

from 10am to 6pm

“STEFANO ROSSO AWARD” for emerging songwriters

“STRINGS AND VOICES D’AUTORE” performances by songwriters and guitarists, solo and in ensembles

in memory of Stefano Rosso, 10 years after his passing

coordinated by Andrea Tarquini e Francesco Lucarelli

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3

from 10am to 6pm

concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers