MANDOLIN ACADEMY IN VENICE

Wonderful memories of Venice 2023


THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL

Concerts in Venice 3 - 6 May 2023

TRIO FLUER DE LYS
TRIO FLUER DE LYS
3 Virtuosos
JULIANE EBERT SCHULZ
JULIANE EBERT SCHULZ
Mandolin Soloist
RUPERT GEHRMANN
RUPERT GEHRMANN
Guitar Soloist
SILKE LISKO
SILKE LISKO
Mandolin Soloist
SILKE LISKO
SILKE LISKO
Conductor
SABINE NEUDECKER
SABINE NEUDECKER
Mandolin Soloist
CAMERATA MANDOLINO CLASSICO
CAMERATA MANDOLINO CLASSICO
Venetian Baroque Music
CAMERATA MANDOLINO CLASSICO
CAMERATA MANDOLINO CLASSICO
Plays music by Vivaldi
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Maxine Rizzotto - Conductor
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Robert Draken - Mandolin Soloist
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Sabine Neudecker - Baroque Mandolin
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Lady with mandolin - And many, many more players
THE MANDOLINE BAND ELENA GENOVA, BULGARIA
THE MANDOLINE BAND ELENA GENOVA, BULGARIA
Iliya Mitrev - Conductor
THE MANDOLINE BAND ELENA GENOVA, BULGARIA
THE MANDOLINE BAND ELENA GENOVA, BULGARIA
Iliya Mitrev - Conductor
ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN, SWITZERLAND
ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN, SWITZERLAND
Silke Lisko - Conductor
ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN, SWITZERLAND
ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN, SWITZERLAND
Silke Lisko - Conductor
NUERNBERG MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, GERMANY
NUERNBERG MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, GERMANY
Siegfried Girgner - Conductor
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
Kiril Trajkovski - Conductor
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
Kiril Trajkovski - Conductor
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
Kiril Trajkovski - Conductor
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
SVETI NIKOLAJ MANDOLIN ORCHESTRA, NORTH MACEDONIA
Kiril Trajkovski - Conductor
MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN
MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN
Jouni Koskimäki - Conductor
MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN
MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN
from Finland
ANTONIO VIVALDI
ANTONIO VIVALDI
1678 - 1741
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven
1770 - 1827
ASTOR PIAZZOLLA
ASTOR PIAZZOLLA
1921 - 1992
YASUO KUWAHARA
YASUO KUWAHARA
1946 - 2003
GIACOMO PUCCINI
GIACOMO PUCCINI
1858 - 1924
GIUSEPPE VERDI
GIUSEPPE VERDI
1813 - 1901
J. S. BACH
J. S. BACH
1685 - 1750
TOMASO ALBINONI
TOMASO ALBINONI
1671 - 1751
DOMENICO SCARLATTI
DOMENICO SCARLATTI
1685 - 1757
GEORG PH. TELEMANN
GEORG PH. TELEMANN
1681 - 1767
W. A. MOZART
W. A. MOZART
1756 - 1791
W. A. MOZART
W. A. MOZART
1756 - 1791
JOUNI KOSKIMÄKI
JOUNI KOSKIMÄKI
Composer

CHIOSTRO E CHIESA DI SANT' ELENA, VENEZIA

Some of the concerts will take place in this beautiful place

THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL

Concerts in Venice 3 - 6 May 2023


FESTIVAL PROGRAM

3 - 6 May 2023


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Zupforchester Luzern


supported by

Schweizerische Eidgenossen - Confédération suisse - Confederazione Svizzera - Confederaziun svizra

Consolato generale di Svizzera a Milano / Consolato di Svizzera a Venezia

Zupforchester Luzern

INAGURATION & OPENING CONCERT 3 MAY 19:00

Venetian and German Baroque Mandolin Music


Wednesday 3 May 19:00 Chiostro / Chiesa Sant' Elena, Venezia


INTRODUCTION BY

Keith Harris & Lars Forslund


The mandolin orchestra from Switzerland

ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN

Silke Lisko - conductor


Soloists

Silke Lisko - mandolin

Juliane Ebert Schulz - mandolin


Concert program - Music by Vivaldi, Albinoni, Telemann and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


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CONCERT 4 MAY 15:00

Venetian and Neapolitan Baroque Mandolin Music


Thursday 4 May 15:00 Chiostro / Chiesa Sant' Elena, Venezia


The international mandolin orchestra

VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA

Maxine Rizzotto - conductor


Concert program - Music by Vivaldi, Paolucci, Gervasio and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


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Mandolin Society "Sveti Nikola"

CONCERT 4 MAY 17:00

Classical, Macedonian and Bulgarian Mandolin Music


Thursday 4 May 17:00 Chiostro / Chiesa Sant' Elena, Venezia


The mandolin orchestra from North Macedonia Republic

MANDOLIN SOCIETY "SVETI NIKOLA"

Kiril Trajkovski - conductor


Concert program - Music to confirm

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


&


The mandolin orchestra from Bulgaria

MANDOLIN BAND "ELENA GENOVA"

Iliya Mitrev- conductor


Concert program - Music by Martin, Saint-Preux, Petisi and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


Free entrance


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Photo: Jukka Pesonen

Mandolin Mountain

CONCERT 4 MAY 19:00

Baroque, Classical and Romantic Mandolin Music


Thursday 4 May 19:00 Chiostro / Chiesa Sant' Elena, Venezia


The mandolin orchestra from Finland

MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN

Jouni Koskimäki - conductor


Concert program - Music by Scarlatti, Bach, Haydn, Sibelius and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


&


The mandolin orchestra from Germany

MANDOLINEN ORCHESTER NÜRNBERG

Siegfried Girgner- conductor


Concert program - Music by Dowland, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


Free entrance


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The Venice Mandolin Festival Orchestra plays Lofoten Suite

CONCERT 5 MAY 15:00

New Mandolin Music from Venice, Norway, Sweden and Finland


Friday 5 May 15:00 Teatro Vivaldi, Lido di Venezia


The international mandolin orchestra

VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA

Jouni Koskimäki - conductor

Lars Forslund - conductor


Concert program - Music by Koskimäki, Forslund and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


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Mandolinen Orchester Nuernberg

CONCERT 5 MAY 17:00

Old and New Mandolin Music from Japan and many other countries


Friday 5 May 17:00 Teatro Vivaldi, Lido di Venezia


The mandolin orchestra from Germany

MANDOLINEN ORCHESTER NÜRNBERG

Siegfried Girgner- conductor


Concert program - Music by Gilles, Yoshimoto, Azevedo, Girgner and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


&


The mandolin orchestra from North Macedonia Republic

MANDOLIN SOCIETY "SVETI NIKOLA"

Kiril Trajkovski - conductor


Concert program - Music to confirm

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


Free entrance


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Mandolin Band "Elena Genova"

CONCERT 5 MAY 19:00

Old and New Mandolin Music from Finland, Bulgaria and many other countries


Friday 5 May 19:00 Teatro Vivaldi, Lido di Venezia


The mandolin orchestra from Bulgaria

MANDOLIN BAND "ELENA GENOVA"

Iliya Mitrev- conductor


Concert program - Music by Stefanovski, Bregovic, Derbenko and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


&


The mandolin orchestra from Finland

MANDOLIN MOUNTAIN

Jouni Koskimäki - conductor


Concert program - Music by Koskimäki, Zappa, Bach and others

Duration of the program maximum 30 minutes


Free entrance


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The Venice Mandolin Festival Orchestra plays The Song of Japanese Autumn

CONCERT 6 MAY 15:00

Venetian Baroque Music and Japanese Mandolin Music


Saturday 6 May 15:00 Chiesa San Antonio, Lido di Venezia


The international mandolin orchestra

VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA

Lars Forslund - conductor


Concert program - Music by Vivaldi, Ugolino, Kuwahara and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


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CONCERT 6 MAY 17:00

Mandolin Music from early Venetian Baroque to Modern


Saturday 6 May 17:00 Chiesa San Antonio, Lido di Venezia


The mandolin orchestra from Switzerland

ZUPFORCHESTER LUZERN

Silke Lisko - conductor

&

Soloists

Silke Lisko - mandolin

Juliane Ebert Schulz - mandolin


Concert program - Music by Vivaldi, Romano, Jenkins, Angulo and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


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GALA CONCERT & CARNIVAL PARTY 6 MAY 19:30

An Italian Mandolin and Opera Gala & Party and buffet for the participants


Saturday 6 May 19:30 Private party in Sala Laguna, Lido di Venezia


The international mandolin orchestra

VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA

Jouni Koskimäki - conductor

Lars Forslund - conductor and others


Concert program - Music by De Curtis, Verdi, Puccini and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


No entrance - Private party


In colaboration with Opera da Camera di Venezia

& artists from The Carnival of Venice


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OPERA CONCERT 7 MAY 17:30

Baroque Music and Opera arias


Sunday 7 May 17:30 Teatro Kolbe, Mestre (Comune di Venezia)


The mandolin ensemble from Sweden

CAMERATA MANDOLINO CLASSICO


Concert program - Music by Vivaldi, Händel, Scarlatti and others

Duration of the program maximum 60 minutes


Free entrance


Reservation for any changes


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THE VENICE MANDOLIN FESTIVAL

Concerts in Venice 3 - 6 May 2023


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orchestras, concerts, repertory, the big party and so on.

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Music by Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Näslund and others