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Classic guitar festival
Classic guitar festival
12 July 16 August 2019 20:00 Top Event

Classic guitar festival

Every Friday between July 12th and August 16th, concerts at the Bleusy chapel.
The Nendaz guitar festival offers the public concerts of great musical quality centering on the guitar, in a pretty mountain chapel. On varied themes, the recital programmes draw from traditional or contemporary treasures of different schools.

This event increases in importance in the course of the years, by the level of attendance as well as by its popularity. It nevertheless conserves its intimate character, dear to the public.

Rendezvous on Fridays 12th, 19th, 26th July and Fridays 2nd, 9th and 16th August, at 8 p.m., in the very bucolic Chapelle du Bleusy.

Concerts

Schedule



12th July 2019: Kedroff Balalaïka Trio (Russie-France)

19th July 2019: David Pavlovits (Hungary)

26th July 2019: Krzysztof Pelech (Poland)

02nd August 2019: Oleg Timofeyev (USA)

09th August 2019: Antal Pusztai (Austria)

16th August 2019: Evening "Special Valais"



Shuttle


A shuttle is organized each concert evening, departing from Nendaz Tourisme in the direction of Bleusy then, at the end of the performance, from Bleusy to Nendaz Tourisme. Rates: CHF 8.-/adult and CHF 5.-/child. Reservation up to the same day 2 pm at Nendaz Tourisme at 027 289 55 89.

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Musical hours



Oleg Ponomarenko 

On 11 July, rendezvous at the Chapelle du Bleusy at 5:30 pm to listen to the Russian guitarist and singer, Oleg Ponomarenko.  He will sing and accompany on the guitar various texts by Russian authors.


Döme Zoltai 

On 18 July at the same time, it is the brilliant Döme Zoltai who promises you a lovely moment of music.



Zheng Zhe 

Come and discover the performance of the Chinese guitarist Zheng Zhe on 8 August.

Three projections of documentaries



It is equally at the Chapelle du Bleusy that documentaries will be projected on Tuesdays 16 and 30 July as well as on 6 August, at 7:30 pm.



"Django Reinhardt "

On 16 July, discover the artistic career of the gypsy musician Django Reinhardt. A short film produced by Paul Paviot.



"Andres Segovia - Portrait" 

On 30 July, spotlight on one of the great masters of Spanish guitar, with a projection dedicated to the artist Andrés Segovia. Produced during his lifetime, this document film contains precious archives.



"Paco de Lucia - legend of flamenco" 

Then, on 6 August, a fine homage will be paid to the legendary Paco de Lucia by means of this magnificent portrait produced by Curro Sánchez.



Concerts of the masterclass



During their stay at Les Condémines, the participants in the masterclass of Davis Pavlovits will give 2 concerts: a first one on 23 July at 7:30 pm at the Fondation de Wolff in Sion (rue de Savièse 16) and a second at the Eglise of Haute-Nendaz on 24 July at the same hour.

 








 
Price
Free
Information
Route du Bleuy 1997 Haute-Nendaz
http://guitarenendaz.com/
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