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Concert Calender

 

Open house day Royal Conservatory Antwerp

Satruday 11 March 2017 at 15h

Koninklijk conservatorium at Desguinlei 25, Antwerp

Maria and Elina Markatatou, mandolin, master 1

Johan Corrales, mandolin, master 2

Teacher Gerda Abts

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Mare Nostrum Concert

BelGriego

Wednesday 10 May at 19:30h in the Saint Laurentius church,
corner Markgravelei and Van Schoonbekestraat
Entrance via Van Schoonbekestraat 115, 2018 Antwerp

Saint Laurentius church at Antwerp

Works by Vivaldi, Kuwahara, Calace, Chamorro...
& Greek Rebetiko music

Arsenis Gionis (vocals)
Elina Markatatou (mandolin)
Maria Markatatou (mandolin)
Mathijs Ignoul (guitar)
Sara Lorenzo (violin)
Eleni Tsiotsiou (viola)
Bea Laborda (cello)

Income 15€, vvk 12 €, students and children 5€
Children beneath 12 years free
Reservation on 0494305379 or via markatatoum@yahoo.com

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Ensemble leerlingen Gerda Abts

zondag 14 mei 2017 om 11.30u

in de Colibrant, SAMWD Lier

leerlingen mandoline en gitaar

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Masterproef Kon. Conservatorium

donderdag 15 juni 2017 om 15u

Koninklijk conservatorium te Antwerpen, Desguinlei 25

masterproef Johan Corrales

Docente Gerda Abts

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International mandolin happening

18 February 2017, Mandolin concert
Jesuit church, entrance via SAMWD Lier Gasthuisvest 50 at Lier,

Daniëlle De Rover (Netherlands) conducts her own compositions,
'FusionEm' and 'Andes-suite'
She conducts pupils of Gerda Abts
together with the Brasschaat Mandolin Orchestra

In addition the duo Katsia Zabairachnaya, mandolin & Natalia Mikchailova, harpsichord

Daniëlle De Rover

BMO in Jezuietenkerk 2011

Tickets: In advance 10 € (at the cach desk 12 €) - students & children 5 €
Reservations by payment on BE31 9731 0593 5855 of Gerda Abts
mentionning the number of tickets, before the 12th of February

Organisation Gerda Abts & SAMWD Lier

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Masterclass met Katsia Zabairachnaya

Mandolin masterclass with Katsia Zabairachnayain on the 16th February 2017
in room 57 van het Royal Conservatory of Antwerp, Desguinlei 25. Free entrance.
AM and PM can be attended separately.

10h-12.30h, Lecture about "mandolinschools 19th - beginning 20th century ".

+Student Elina Markatatou plays romantic piece Love song – C. Munier -

+ Mandolin culture in Saint Petersburg (and a bit in Moscow and Ekaterinburg) from 18th till 21th c., part 1

13.30h-16h, Russian mandolin music, part 2

+ Students playing Russian music, Maria Markatatou plays Sha, shti by A. Bizov (mandolin and piano)
Johan Corrales and Thomas Torres play “Koro” from B. Mikheyev

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Duo Katsia Zabairachnaya

Katsia Zabairachnaya, mandolin
Natalia Mikchailova, harpsichord

(link with video)

Sunday 19 February 2017

15.00u Concert in the church of the Antwerp beguinage,
Saint Catharina, Rodestraat 39

works by Vivaldi, Paisiello, Guerra, Madonis, Bortniansky, e.a.

Trio Katsia Zabairachnaya

Katsia and Natalia

Tickets:12€, studenten en kinderen 5€

In advance: 10€, students and children 5€,
reservation on  0490 43 10 13 or jef.van.boven@skynet.be 
mentioning "concert begijnhof"

Organisation Gerda Abts & ABE

(link with video)

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Christmas concert

'Joy reflection'

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22 December 2016 at 20h

in the Millegem church at Ranst

(crossing Sint-Antoniusstraat and Groenenbroekstraat - map)

Gerda Abts, mandolin, baroque mandolin, mandola
Maria Markatatou, mandolin, baroque mandolin
Elina Markatatou, mandolin, baroque mandolin
Sofia Poulopoulou, soprano

With work by Händel, Abel, Beethoven, Mozart,
Zambrano, Calace, Hadjedakis, Sougioul, ...

Admission 12 €, vvk 10 €, kids, students 5 €
vvk (advance booking) on BE31 9731 0593 5855 before 16th December

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Wednesday 23 November 2016 in the audition room SAMWD Lier

at 18.30h Class concert mandolin & ensemble
teacher Gerda Abts & Saar Wijns
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at 19.15h Workshop Greek music
by Maria and Elina Markatatou

Maria en Elina Markatatou

Stiles & rhytmes in the Greek music
+ the techniques on the Greek mandolin
For pupils mandolin, mandola & guitar (bring your instrument with you)
& all other interested people


(free access)

Org. Gerda Abts & SAMWD Lier

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Workshop & concert
Greek music & the Mandolin

18 November 2016 from 19h to 21h

in the stage class room of the music academy from Brasschaat, Ploegsebaan 144, Brasschaat

Maria & Elina Markatatou, Greek duo mandolin & guitar

Stiles & rhytmes in the Greek music
+ the techniques on the Greek mandolin

For pupils mandolin, mandola & guitar (bring your instrument with you)
& all other interested people
(free access)

Maria en Elina Markatatou

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Examen bachelor 3 for mandolin

thursday 16 June 2016 at 10.30 h

in the Royal Conservatory Antwerp, Desguinlei

in room 138, next the black hall

students mandolin Gerda Abts

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Concert Tour Saint Petersburg

Gatchina paleis

6th February 2016, Concert at Mikhailovsky Palace (Russian museum) at 15 h

7th February 2016, Concert at Gatchina Palace, 15h (Alexandrovsky)

9th February 2016, Master-class mandolin & presentation
at the University of Culture by Gerda Abts at 12 h

10th February 2016, Master-class at the Catharina church at 12 h

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

Jef Van Boven, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

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International Mandolin Child Concours

Sunday 29th November 2015 in MFC De Grous, Heerstraat-centrum 38 at Stein (NL)

organisation Leoniek Hermans

with 2 pupils of Gerda Abts

info

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Una Corda di Gioia

Fête de Saint-Jean

on 28 June 2015 at 16 h

in "La vieille Eglise Saint Jean de Narosse"

in Santenay (burgundy, France)

org. Les Amies du Vieux Santenay

Santenay

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

in association with

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

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Una Corda di Gioia

on friday 2 July 2015 at 20.30h

in the church Marie de Poisson, Poisson, burgundy, France

église Marie de Poisson

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

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Una Corda di Gioia

on 4 July 2015 at 20.30 h

in la Chapelle de Domange (burgundy, France)

Domange

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

in association with

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

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Recital Sam & Marte

recital Sam & Marte

on Thursday 26 March 2015 on 20.00h

Districthuis Borgerhout, Moorkensplein 1 in Antwerp

Marte De Leeuw, mandolin*

Som Vertommen, guitar

free, reservation necessary

recitalsamenmarte@hotmail.com

(*student of Gerda Abts)

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Una Corda di Gioia

On the artists Mass Saint Carolus Borromeus

on Sunday 1 March 2015 at 11.30 h in the Saint Carolus Borromeus church

Hendrik Conscienceplein 6 atAntwerpen

interieur Carolus-Borromeuskerk

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven & Pauline Bergsma, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

in association with

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

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Una Corda di Gioia

on Sunday afternoon 15 February 2015 at 15 h

in the Beguinage church, Rodestraat 39, Antwerp

The Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven & Pauline Bergsma, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

in association with

Gerda Abts, Napolitean & Milanese baroque mandolin

met werken van A. Vivaldi, J. Bodin de Boismortier,
G. Ph. Telemann, G. Guiliano, D. Mancinelli & J. Duphly

Kaarten: €12 (Adk) en €10 (vvk)
Reservatie & Info
tel 0472/57 52 89 bij Marleen Palinckx 
tel 0490/43 10 12 bij Jef Van Boven
rek. nr. 734-0189605-76 tot 8-2-2015

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Thee Concert

on Sunday afternoon 18 januari 2015 at 15.30 h

in the white church of Terheijden,

Hoofdstraat 1, Terheijden (Breda)

Gerda Abts & Marina Eckhardt, mandolin & mandola

Willie den Hollander, organ or piano

duets on baroque mandolin by Fr. Piccone & G. Hoffmann

duets with mandolin & mandola by E. Zambrano, R. Calace, V. Beer-Demander, M. Grivel etc.

works for 2 mandolins & orgel or piano by A. Vivaldi, D. Sjostakovich, G. Bottesini, et.c

( entrance 12 euro, in advance 10 euro)

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barokmandoline, virginaal, barokcello en traverso

Una Corda di Gioia

on Sunday afternoon 7 December 2014 at 15 h

in the church of Millegem, Sint-Antoniusstraat in Ranst

Gerda Abts, Neapolitan & Milanese baroque mandolin

in association with the Antwerp Baroque Ensemble

with Jef Van Boven en Pauline Bergsma, traverse flute

Hilde van Hoijweghen, baroque cello

Marie-Ange Boost, harpsichord

with work by A. Vivaldi, J. Bodin de Boismortier,
G. Ph. Telemann, G. Guiliano, D. Mancinelli & J. Duphly

entrance 12 euro, or in advance by paying 10 euro on no. BE31 9731 0593 5855
by Gerda Abts not later than Tuesday 2 December

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all former concerts are only on the dutch pages

(the English version of the concert calender started in November 2014)