Program

ACOUSTIC GUITAR VILLAGE

inside Cremona Musica International Exhibitions and Festival Cremona Fair-Italy
September 25th-26th-27th 2020

opening hours: Friday 25th, 10am – 7pm, Saturday 26th, 10am – 7pm, Sunday 27th, 10am – 6pm

WORK IN PROGRESS

 

Friday 25th – Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th, in the Masterclass rooms:

Lutherie masterclass for Acoustic Guitar and Mandolin, teachers: Master ENRICO BOTTELLI (IT) – Master JOHN MONTELEONE (US) – Master LORENZO LIPPI (IT)

 

– Masterclass of didactic techniques for acoustic guitar, teachers: Master FRANCESCO BUZZURRO (IT) – Master BEPPE GAMBETTA (IT)

info and registration: info@armadilloclub.org  –  phone. +39 0187 626993 – +39 0372 598011 dawnload registration forms on the dedicated page

 

Friday 25th – Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th, from 10am to 7pm (Sunday to 6pm)  area ACOUSTIC GUITAR VILLAGE, HALL 1:

– EXHIBITION OF LUTHERIE, IMPORT, PUBLISHING AND ACCESSORIES FOR ACOUSTIC GUITAR, CLASSICAL AND MODERN, AND OTHER PLUCKED AND PLECTRUM INSTRUMENTS, with the presence of the best luthiers and acoustic guitar brands

– HISTORICAL EXHIBITIONS – SPECIAL EVENTS

CREMONA MANDOLINI IN MOSTRA
Events and activities dedicated to the mandolin, little-great string instrument.
Artistic direction by Master Carlo Aonzo with the cultural advice of Master luthier Lorenzo Frignani.

  • Historical Exhibition “The Mandolin, from the mid-1800s to the mid-1900s” curated by Master luthier Leonardo Petrucci
  • Conference about the History of the Mandolin, speakers:………………………………………… 
  • Workshops lead by Master Carlo Aonzo

    Saturday 26th, 10-12am: “The virtuoso repertoire for solo mandolin” dedicated to expert players
    Sunday 27th, 2-4pm: “The ‘modal method’: a technique to approach the knowledge of the mandolin fingerboard” dedicated to all levels players
    Visit the dedicated page for the details of the workshops

  • Desk to promote mandolin activities
  • Mini review of orchestras and plucked ensembles on Open Stage 1 outside the pavilions

– Special event about classical guitar, curated by Marco Ramelli, Gabriele Lodi, Festival Corde d’Autunno, Acoustic Guitar Village, Cremona Musica
work in progress

 

– 3rd Meeting “The Guitar in Italy between ‘800 and ‘900” the Italian instrument in the European development contest, ideated and coordinated by M°Lorenzo Frignani and M°Francesco Taranto

 

 

 

– In the 2020 edition of the AGV it starts the collaboration with the Association VINTAGE AUTHORITY, expert in the world of collecting and vintage and organizer of the event VINTAGE & GUITAR EXPO in Reggio Emilia. www.vintageauthority.com

Vintage Authority will be present at the AGV on September 25-26-27 with an exhibiton corner where everybody will be able to admire beautiful collectible vintage guitars: the world of vintage at the highest level!

Acoustic Guitar Village will be present on November 8 at the next edition of the VINTAGE AND GUITAR EXPO ITALIA in Reggio Emilia, showing beautiful vintage acoustic guitars!

– CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS, PRESENTATIONS, MEETINGS inside the special Events Room in the area of the Acoustic Guitar Village

Details and programs visit this page

 

PROGRAM ON THE LIVE MUSIC STAGES:

Friday September 25th

OPEN STAGE 1
from 10am to 7pm
performance of: …………………………..

LIVE STAGE 2
from 3pm to 7pm:
“NEW SOUNDS OF ACOUSTIC MUSIC”
contest for emerging acoustic guitarists, acoustic ensembles/bands;
performers:
…………………………………………. (solo fingerstylists)
…………………………………………………(acoustic bands)

selections curated by Fingerpicking.net – Armadillo Club 
products offered by Acus-sound Engineering and other accessory brands

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3
from 10am to 7pm
concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers

 

Saturday September 26th

OPEN STAGE 1
from 10am to 7pm
performance of:………………………………….

LIVE STAGE 2

from 10am to 7pm

8th ITALIAN BLUEGRASS MEETING

concerts, showcases, meetings, workshops by bluegrass musicians

performers: ……………………………………………………….

coordinated by Danilo Cartia

partners: Deering Banjo Company, Martin Guitars

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3
from 10am to 7pm
concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers

 

Sunday September 27th

OPEN STAGE 1
from 10am to 6pm
performance of:…………………………………………….

LIVE STAGE 2
from 10am to 1pm – from 2pm to 6pm

“STRINGS AND VOICES D’AUTORE” in memory of Stefano Rosso, contest & performances by songwriters and guitarists, solo and in ensembles

performers:……………………………………..

coordinated by Andrea Tarquini

partners: Taylor Guitars, Transeuropa Recording Studios-Torino

CLASSIC GUITAR STAGE 3
from 10am to 6pm
concerts-showcases available to the master luthiers

 

CREMONA MUSICA DOWNTOWN

Concerts and performances in the historical centre of Cremona by artists and bands of the Acoustic Guitar Village
Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th during the day