31st Koblenz International Guitar Festival & Academy 21st May - 29th May 2023

Concerts & Events 2023

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SUNDAY 21 MAY 2023

02.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Tagungszentrum 3
Koblenz Guitar Competition Hubert Käppel 1st round

06.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Großer Saal
Prelude Concert to the 31st Koblenz Guitar Festival, Orchester der Hochschule für Musik Mainz, Conductor: Wolfram Koloseus (Austria

MONDAY 22 MAY 2023

10.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Tagungszentrum 3
Koblenz Guitar Competition 1st round

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle
Solo recital and Live-CD-Recording Judicaël Perroy (France)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert introduction Solo recital Manuel Barrueco

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Opening concert Manuel Barrueco (USA/Cuba)

TUESDAY 23 MAY 2023

10.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Tagungszentrum 3
Koblenz Guitar Competition 1st round

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Chamber music Goran Krivokapic (Guitar, Germany/Montenegro) & Gareth Lubbe (Viola, South Africa)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert introduction Solo recital Aniello Desiderio

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Solo recital Aniello Desiderio (Italy)

WEDNESDAY 24 MAY 2023

09.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Tagungszentrum 3
Koblenz Guitar Competition Intermediate round

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Solo recital Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert Introduction Solo recital Zoran Dukic

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Solo recital Zoran Dukic (Croatia)

THURSDAY 25 MAY 2023

10.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Koblenz Guitar Competition 2nd round

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Chamber music Alberto Mesirca (Guitar/Italy) & Justus Grimm (Violoncello/Germany)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert introduction Solo recital Lukasz Kuropaczewski

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Solo recital Lukasz Kuropaczewski (Poland)

FRIDAY 26 MAY 2023

10.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Koblenz Guitar Competition 2nd round

03.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Tagungszentrum 3
„Partimenti on the guitar“, Workshop Malte Höfig (Germany)

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Solo recital Marcin Dylla (Poland)

07.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinlounge
NN: Concert Introduction Friday Night for Guitar & Orchestra

08.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Großer Saal
Friday Night for Guitar & Orchestra, Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie directed by Benjamin Shwartz (USA), Manuel Barrueco (USA/Cuba) and Thorsten Drücker (D) with music by Jonny Greenwood (Suite from „There will be Blood“), George Gershwin (An American in Paris) and Michael Daugherty (Bay of Pigs for Guitar and String Orchestra, Gee’s Bend for Electric Guitar and Orchestra)

SATURDAY 27 MAY 2023

10.00 am 01.00 pm Rhein- Mosel-Halle
„Analysis & Interpretation“: Lecture, Workshops, Lecture concerts (Programme coming soon)

03.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Solo recital and CD-Presentation Kristina Varlid (Norway) „Five Stages of Grief“, In Memoriam Sabrina Vlaskalic (1989-2019)

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Chamber music Beijing Guitar Duo, Meng Su & Yameng Wang (China)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert introduction Solo recital David Russell

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Solo recital David Russell (Scotland)

SUNDAY 28 MAY 2023

10.00 am – 01.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle
„Analysis & Interpretation“: Lectures, Workshops, Lecture concerts (Program coming soon)

02.15 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Prof. Dr. Immanuel Ott (D): Josquin Desprez, Lecture and Concert introduction

03.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Josquin Desprez, „Misas und Glosas“, Original music and Intavolations by Alonso Mudarra and Luis de Narváez with students and alumni of the  Hochschule für Musik Mainz, in cooperation with the Hans und Gertrud Kneifel-Stiftung Kronberg

05.00 pm Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Solo recital Alvaro Pierri (Uruguay)

07.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Gartensaal
NN: Concert introduction Liederabend

08.00 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Liederabend Marina Viotti (Mezzo-soprano/Switzerland) & Gabriel Bianco (Guitar/France)

MONDAY 29 MAY 2023

11.00 am Rhein-Mosel-Halle Rheinsaal
Matinee Filippos Manoloudis (Greece), 1st Prize Koblenz Guitar Competition 2022

02.30 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Koblenz Guitar Competition Hubert Käppel 2023, Final round

07.30 pm Kurfürstliches Schloss Kaisersaal
Prizewinner’s concert and Prizegiving for the Koblenz International Guitar Competition 2023, initiated by the Ensemble of the Junior Guitar Academy directed by Jörg Gauchel