43rd GUITAR FESTIVAL OF J. K. MERTZ

June, 17 – 24, 2018


ATTENTION

CHANGE OF THE PLACE AND TIME OF THE CONCERT

 

22. 6. DUO MELIS - Susana Prieto (ES) & Alexis Muzurakis (GR)

7:30 pm KLARISKY CONCERT HALL

To find on the map: Klarisky Concert Hall

From the Hall of Mirrors of Primate’s Palace just 5 minutes by footsmiley


17. 6. OPENING - Pavel Steidl (CZ) & his guests: Juraj Tomka and Eugen Prochác (SK)


GUITAR IN THE ALBRECHT HOUSE - Martin Cába & Vít Dvořáček - Duo CD (CZ) - PHOTOGALLERY


Masterclasses: ALEXIS MUZURAKIS (GR) - SUSANA PRIETO (ES) - PAVEL STEIDL (CZ)

PASSIVE PARTICIPATION STILL POSSIBLE!


Lute and guitar music from 16th to 21st century sounded in beautiful modern church in Hainburg/Donau one week ago at 2nd additional concert of 43rd Guitar Festival of J. K. Mertz.
Some pictures here:

Promo video - Youtube:


 


 

There was the first additional concert - On Saturday, May 12, for the 5th time, under the old cherry-tree in the garden of Albrecht House, which is still pulsating with music history of Bratislava.
Photogallery - click on the picture of smiling guitar honey-cakessmiley


CONCERTS:

 
17. 6. OPENING - Pavel Steidl (CZ) & his guests: Juraj Tomka and Eugen Prochác (SK)
18. 6. NIGHT FOR TWO - Petr Saidl & Leoš Čepický (CZ) - Adam Marec & Peter Tomko (SK)
19. 6. FROM CLASSIC TO JAZZ - You Wu (CN) - David Dorůžka (CZ) & Dano Šoltis (SK)
20. 6. GUITAR NIGHT FOR FOUR - Prague Guitar Quartet (CZ) - Bratislava Guitar Quartet (SK)
21. 6. VIVAT COMENIUS! - Štěpán Rak (CZ)
22. 6. DUO MELIS - Susana Prieto (ES) & Alexis Muzurakis (GR)
24. 6. LO CORTÉS NO QUITA LO GALLARDO - Miguel Ángel Cortés & José María Gallardo del Rey (ES)

 

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE IN 

GUESTS:

 

Miguel Ángel Cortés (ES) ♦ Duo Melis - Susana Prieto (ES) & Alexis Muzurakis (GR)José María Gallardo del Rey (ES)You Wu (CN)David Dorůžka (CZ)Pavel Kudelásek (CZ)Prague Guitar Quartet (CZ)Štěpán Rak (CZ)Petr Saidl (CZ) Pavel Steidl (CZ)Bratislava Guitar Quartet (SK)Igor Herzog (SK) Adam Marec (SK)Jakub Mitrík (SK)Eugen Prochác (SK)Solamente naturali (SK)Dano Šoltis (SK)Juraj Tomka (SK)Peter Tomko (SK)

and the others...


Main partner of the festival:

Supported using public funding by Slovak Arts Council.

 

The festival is held thanks to the support of the Self-Governing Region Bratislava.


Additional events - Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts:

masterclasses, lectures, workshops
sales exhibition of guitar sheet music and accessories - Haus der Musik Trekel

11th International Guitar Competition of J. K. Mertz

June, 20 - 22, 2018

Prizes: Guitar – Masaki Sakurai  - Model Maestro - RF ♦ Carbon guitar case - CCCases ♦ money prizes ♦ Prize from Music Fund Slovakia ♦ Prize from Association for Classical Guitar ♦ Gift boxes kindly donated by D´Addario Company ♦ Gift boxes