Event Time: 21.00 /Event Location: PETTENASCO

11st Edition: the exhibition devoted to contemporary music for guitar back from 1 June to 25 September! "

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It is a nomadic exhibition, devoted to contemporary music for guitar (acoustic or classical), which focuses on the search for new sounds and new musical forms and compositions that combine the most diverse experiences beyond genres or stereotyped classifications.

A choice linked to the passion for this instrument and acoustic music, but also to the fact that right around the guitar you are joining at the international level, and with a strong Italian presence, a technical research of the highest quality, expressive movement and composition. A choice linked to the possibility of giving the tourism sector cultural attractions of quality to raise awareness and enhance this area, and a cultural proposal of high level and low cost to small communities that remain for most of the year off the tourist circuits. The concerts are for free offer, except where noted. Below the 2016 program (in brackets the venue which will host the concert if it rains):


Saturday 20 – 21.00 hours – FLY HIGH: FREE HARMONY PETTENASCO – Medieval courtyard house (chiesa Santa Caterina) Laura Fontana (guitar): composer in her first appearance on stage, unexpected talent and great sympathy. In his first new sound cd PHONETIC experiments LICENSES open tunings. Emanuele Graffitti (guitar): the acoustic guitar played with a very personal technique and expressiveness. Rhythmic and groove-laden songs as they enclose all genres from classical to Jazz, adding percussive techniques performed on the soundboard of the guitar

Sunday 21 – 21.00 hours CONTEMPORARY experiments VERBANIA – Garden Villa Giulia (saloon Villa Giulia)

Friday, 26 – 21.00 hours – SEVERAL ROUTES JAZZ BAVENO – Piazza della Chiesa gervasius and protasius