Next edition of the Workshop will be held on 10-18 August 2014.
See you all in Krzyżowa!
Summer Guitar Workshop KRZYŻOWA 2014
10.08. – 18.08.2014
The Summer Guitar Workshop has been organised in Krzyżowa since 2001. The event comprises individual lessons as well as group workshops in the scope of the classical guitar, jazz guitar, flamenco guitar and fingerstyle. This year’s line-up is going to include masters of established international reputation. (teachers). During the 14th edition of the event in the courses will lead: Krzysztof Pełech (Poland), Thomas Offermann (Germany), Florian Palier (Austria), Carlos Piñana (Spain), Marcin Olak (Poland), Michał Stanikowski (Poand/Germany), Robert Horna (Poland), Magdalena Czwojda (Poland), Marek Pasieczny (Poland), Piotr Restecki (Poland), Leonardo Vilhena (Brazil), Mikołaj Wielecki (Poland) oraz Anna Siek (Poland).
The regular items on the programme are also DVD presentations, lectures and exhibitions of guitars and music accessories, as well as concerts of the invited guests. In the evenings the teachers and workshop participants meet in the “Jam Basement” in the Palace. This is a paradise for joint music sessions, perfecting the art of improvisation and… generally acts of creation. The stage at the Palace is available to everybody, every evening, regardless of their age and skills.
The Workshop is intended for everyone – professionals and amateurs, beginners and advanced players, primary school pupils and university students. There is no age limit. Both active busy bees – future virtuosos and lazy onlookers – observers are welcome here.
The Host of the Summer Guitar Workshop is the International Youth Meeting Place/Międzynarodowy Dom Spotkań Młodzieży. The participants are free to use a WiFi network (free of charge), as well as a gym, table tennis, table football, football pitch and a playground for children. For an extra charge, there is billiards and a sauna.
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Wrocław Guitar Society
CONTEST – WIN A GUITAR IN KRZYŻOWA!
A classical guitar Prudencio Saez Model 31 is the main prize of the competition for the participants of the Summer Guitar Course Krzyżowa 2014. The competition task is taking an interesting picture which encourages participation in the Competition.
The Summer Guitar Course in Krzyżowa this year will last from 10 to 18 August, but you can already send your photos in to take part in the competition for the guitar. All those who submit a photo encouraging participation in the Course by 16 August will have the chance of winning an outstanding instrument of Prudencio Saez. The organisers would like to stress the fact that a unique idea and clear message of the photo are more important than professional production and artistic value. The photos can be taken both during the Course and much earlier. However, the organisers make it clear that every participant can submit only one picture. Also, a competition participant should be the author of the picture or have the author’s consent for submitting it for the Competition. Moreover, the conditions of participating in the competition are also the following:
- filling in and submitting participation form which is found on the Course website;
- purchasing an 8 day stay in Krzyżowa within the package: PLUS, MAESTRO, JAZZ, MIX, FLAMENCO or a 5 day stay within the package FINGERSTYLE.
The Course in Krzyżowa is addressed to guitarists of all ages, from all countries and on different levels of advancement. Therefore, the age and skills of participants in no way influence their chances of winning. Only the youngest participants, under 13, can only participate in the competition with the consent of their parents or legal guardians.
The winner of the competition will be announced on 17 August at the Final Concert in Krzyżowa. The main prize will also be awarded on that day – a Prudencio Saez guitar made of solid cedar. The winners of the second and third prizes will be awarded music accessories funded by D’Addario. The deadline for submitting the pictures: 20 May – 16 August 2014, and the detailed rules of the competition can be found at: http://www.gitara.krzyzowa.pl/konkurs/
ASTURIAS (Buleria) – Isaac Albeniz
Krzysztof Pełech, Carlos Pinana, Miguel Orengo, Agata Teodorczyk