Gitaristenpodium Groningen, one of the most renowned classical guitar series in the country was run uninterruptedly between 1993-2013. Organising concerts of classical guitar crème de la crème and impeccable organisation attracted audiences from all over the Netherlands that helped to ensure an international prominence of Gitaristenpodium Groningen. After 5 very long years, Dutch Guitar Foundation is pleased to have brought back beloved GPG series to the classical guitar community in 2018. Season 2020/2021 features the wise master – Carlo Marchione, the bright virtuoso – Liying Zhu and incredibly profound and humble Finnish – Otto Tolonen.
It’s going to be an exciting and varied season and we warmly suggest getting your tickets on time!
5th of Februari 2021
Carlo Marchione, winner of seven major prizes at international competitions, has been part of the leading group of classical guitarists of the last 30 years. Carlo has performed as a solo guitarist, with orchestras and (read more..)
26th of March 2021
Liying Zhu She was born in Kunming, China. She started to learn classical guitar when she was a child and studied with Professor Chen Zhi, the leading guitar professor in China, at the age of 11. After finishing her Bachelors degree at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing, she went on completing her Masters degree and concert (read more..)
28th of May 2021
Otto Tolonen is one of the most versatile and active classical guitarists of his generation. He is an artist who is constantly looking for new repertoire and experimenting with new concert forms and techniques. His career took off when he won top prizes in 20 international guitar competitions between 1995 and 2009. (read more..)