On Sunday 12 March 2017 the 5th Internationaal Accordeonfestival Stadskanaal will be held in the local Geert Teis theatre.
The organisators have again contracted very good international top accordionists, including two winners of the Coupe Mondialle.
- From Moldavië is coming Radu Laxgang
Radu plays on Hohner accordion and has won many
national and international awards, including the
Coupe Mondiale 2010,2013 and Trophée Mondial in 2010,2013.
- From Amerika will come Cory Pesaturo
Also Cory won many awards such as the Coupe Mondiale in 2009
and World Jazz Accordion Championships (2010). He will give a
masterclass, on Friday 10 March in the muscschool in Stadskanaal.
- From the Netherlands we have contracted
Hermine Deurloo & Jean Louis van Dam
Hermine plays on Hohner chromatic harmonica.
She was in 2013 already in the program.
This year she wil play two sessions together with
the Dutch accordionist Jean Louis van Dam.
- The musical intermezzo wil this year be provided by a Dutch trio:
Mary Veldkamp, Anies Latumaelissa en Pieter Bosma.
Mary (singer) appears regularly with Anies (guitar) and they
together form the duo Swingin' "mary / Anies". For this occasion
there will be expansion with the Dutch accordionist Pieter Bosma.
Bert van Erk (double bass)
Rene van Astenrode (drums and vibraphone).
In the foyer of the theater you will see several accordeonstands amongst them:
Muziekhus Da Capo from Nietap (Netherlands) and
Marten Deelstra accordeons from Zutphen (Netherlands)
HOHNER accordeons presentation
Demonstration of the Bugari Evo
Theater open: 12.00
Room open: 12.45
Starting at: 13.00
Catering is available from 12.00 with sandwiches, hot snacks, and soup.
If you travel from far there is an interesting combination package in coperation with hotel Best Western.
Presentation: Jac Puts
Organisation: Jac en Jeanne Puts
9501 JL Stadskanaal
For questions/remarks: Tel. 0599 333291