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Transilvania International Guitar Festival's Guests

22-25 of November 2007, Fifth Edition
Cluj-Napoca, Romania



Giampalo Bandini - Cesare Chiacchiareta

One of the best guitarists from nowadays, Giampaolo BANDINI is invited as a member of the jury and as a lecturer for master classes during musical and guitar events from Italy and everywhere. esare CHIACCHIARETTA, laureate of the most important accordion and bandoneon contests, is the winner of the 43th World Trophy of Philharmonic Contest from Setubal (Portugal).

The guitar and bandoneon duo Giampalo BANDINI - Cesare CHIACCHIARETA formed in 2002 with the declared intention to present the repertoire of tango through the most representative instruments which define it. The Duo became very soon an important reference in the international concert's panorama, and obtains an immediate recognition from the critics large public from around the world.

Ulrich MULLER and Giovanni GRANO


Ulrich MULLER graduated the Music Conservatory from Osnabruck, Germany; he fondled and conducts many guitar ensembles in Osnabruck and from 2001 he teaches guitar in the Conservatory Institute for Musical Education within the University of Science in Osnabruck.
Since 1980 concerts in Europe, Japan and the USA as solo and concert guitarist with orchestras and chamber ensembles, special Guitar Duo and Voice / Guitar - Lute. Founder of the Guitar – Ensembles Osnabrück, in 2001 Muller was named Professor of Guitar at the University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück.

Giovanni GRANO, born in Italy in Basilicata region, studied guitar and graduated with special merits the lectures of Ruggero Chiesa at "G. Verdi" Music Academy from Milan. He graduated the Faculty of Human Science from Bologna and he continues with Paleography University and Musical Philology from Cremona.


Gabriel BIANCO

Gabriel BIANCO starts playing the guitar at 5 with his father. In 1997 he entered the CNR-CSP of Paris, under the direction of Ramon de Herrera. He went through it in 2005 with an unanimously first prize and congratulations. The same year, he received the highest rank in the entrance competition to the Superior National Conservatory in Paris (CNSMDP), where he studies with Olivier Chassain.

Guitarist, lutenist and theorbiste, Claire STANCU-DELERUE graduated the National Music Academy from Paris and the University of Southern California where she obtained the "Summa cum laude" degree for classical guitar and ancient music in 1988 and 1991. She attended the master courses of David Russel, Manuel Barrueco, Ben Verdery and David Starobin. Between 1983 and 1991 she performs in chamber music concerts, medieval, baroque and renaissance music ensembles, with authentically instruments.



Born in 1992, Mircea GOGONCEA is a pupil at the "George Enescu" Music School from Bucharest. He discovers guitar at age of four under the guidance of Eugen Mang, and he wins his firsts awards at the age of five. He graduated from the Pro College in 2003 with the Excellence Diploma and he attends to Master-classes sustained by Carlo Marchione, Pavel Steidel, Alexis Muzurakis, Susana Prieto, Gerhard Reichembach, Costas Cotsiolis, Giampaolo Bandini, Hubert Kappel, Odair Assad, Leo Brouwer.

Georgeta ZAMFIRESCU is a student at the National Music University from Bucharest, studying classical guitar with prof. Catalin Stefanescu. Alongside her brothers, Stan and Ionut Zamfirescu, she forms the Zamfirescu Trio, one of the most valuable Romanian classical guitar trios.

Constantin DUMITRIU and Gyorgy NEMES

Constantin DUMITRIU

Constantin DUMITRIU, born in 1965 in Focsani, discovered the guitar in 1987 under the directions of Eduard Pamfil. Advised by the same great guitarist and professor, he begins constructing the instruments which later will travel along and across Europe. The professionalism, the importance of details and his creative passion, the willing to innovate and to experiment new techniques, those are the definitive attributes of the DUMITRIU classical guitars, used by great guitarist from the entirely world, like Hubert Käppel, Marcin Dylla, Thomas Kirchhoff, Dale Kavanagh, Stan Zamfirescu or Maxim Belciug.

Born in 1949 in Bucharest, Gyorgy NEMES graduated the Technical School of Constructions from Targu Mures. Beginning with 1980 he starts building guitars and since then he keeps on evolving in the pursuit of the perfect sound and ideal form. The success of his work is confirmed by the esteem of notorious interpreters which perform today on his instruments, like Constantin Andrei, the artistically director of Transilvania International Guitar Festival.

Other guests of the festival: Pavel Puscas, Constantin Andrei, Aurelian Andrei, Eugen Mang, Liviu Georgescu, George Muntean, Tudor Anghelescu,Stefan Trifan.

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