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 2021/2022 features the bright virtuoso – Liying Zhu, the eccentric and engenious – Marko Topchii and the wise master – Carlo Marchione.
It’s going to be an exciting and varied season and we warmly suggest getting your tickets on time!
5th of November 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..)
25th of March 2022
Marko Topchii born in 1991 in Kyiv (Ukraine) to a musical family, he started to play the guitar with Volodymyr Homenyuk when he was four and graduated at the Kharkiv Conservatory under Volodymyr Dotsenko, an Honoured Artist of Ukraine, at the age of 21, continuing with a three-year postgraduate programme (read more…)
13th of May 2022
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..)