9th International Violin Making Competition 2022

Program

Please find the current programme of the fringe events here below (subject to changes until the date of the events).

 

  • Friday 28th October 2022

14:00 – Violin Making Demonstration Workshop
Here you can look over the shoulder of a genuine violin maker at work
Museum Entrance Museum: 5.50 € / Children: 2.00 €
Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

19:00 – Inaugural Concert
Quartet Karwendel Quartett: Sven Stucke & Karwendel Artists
Concert hall in the Violin Making School Geigenbauschule
Free entrance

  • Monday 31st October 2022

10:30 – Guided tour of the town’s historical centre
Meeting place: Tourist-Info Mittenwald, Dammkarstr. 3
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

14:00 – Factory tour at Tonewood – Tonholz Mannes
Am Fischweiher 40, D-82481 Mittenwald
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald
Free entrance

17:00 – Guided tour of the church by Luitpold Wurmer
Main entrance of the St. Peter and Paul’s church

19:00 – Kerstin Feltz: Violoncello Recital
A prize-winner at international Bach, Casals and Tchaikovsky competitions, Kerstin Feltz will play works by J.S. Bach, Max Reger and Paul Hindemith. The artist, who has been teaching at the University of Music and Performing Arts Kunstuniversität Graz for over 25 years, is also known for her entertaining introductions to the pieces she plays – an unforgettable experience not only for concert enthusiasts.
Ticket: EUR 10.00
Concert hall of the Musical Instrument Making School Instrumentenbauschule Mittenwald
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

  • Wednesday 2nd November 2022

14:00 – Guided visit in the violin maker’s workshop of Master Rainer W. Leonhardt
Exhibition, timber yard, production
Mühlenweg 53
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

  • Thursday 3rd November 2022

10:00 – “Lüftlmalerei, traditional fresco façade paintings”, guided tour by Regine Ronge
Meeting place: Tourist-Information Mittenwald
Price: 9.00 € / with guest-card: 7.00 €

14:00 – Guided visit of the violin maker’s workshop of Master Anton Sprenger
Im Gries 10
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

17:00 – CONFERENCE: “SINFONIMA: requirements of confirmations of value and certificates of authenticity of valuable instruments and bows” (in German and English)
State room Rathaussaal Mittenwald, Dammkarstr. 3
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

  • Friday 4th November 2022

11:00 – Public acoustic assessment of the participating instruments by the Jurors
Concert hall of the Violin Making School Geigenbauschule
Free entrance

16:00 – CONFERENCE: GEWA Cases Technology, with Product Developer Jan Linda (in German and English)
State Room Rathaussaal Mittenwald, Dammkarstr. 3
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

18:00 – CONFERENCE: Larsen Strings, with Dr. Thomas Zwieg, Larsen’s Product Development Director (in German and English)
State Room Rathaussaal Mittenwald, Dammkarstr. 3
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

  • Saturday 5th November 2022

17:00 – Gala closing concert with the award-winning instruments played by the Jurors
Event hall TSV Veranstaltungssaal
Free entrance

18:00 – Award Ceremony
Event hall TSV Veranstaltungssaal
Free entrance 

20:00 – Inauguration of the Instrument Exhibition
Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald
Upon invitation only!

  • Sunday 6th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

  • Tuesday 8th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

10:00-12:00 – Guided tour of the violin maker’s workshop of Master Anton Maller
Obermarkt 2
Free entrance
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald

  • Wednesday 9th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

14:00 – Factory tour at Tonewood – Tonholz Mannes
Am Fischweiher 40, D-82481 Mittenwald
Registration at the Tourist-Info Mittenwald
Free entrance

  • Thursday 10th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

  • Friday 11th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

14:00 – Violin Making Demonstration Workshop
Here you can look over the shoulder of a genuine violin maker at work.
Tickets: Museum: 5.50 € / Children: 2.00 €
Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

  • Saturday 12th November 2022

Instrument Exhibition at the Violin Making Museum Geigenbaumuseum Mittenwald

11:00 – Great flea market for musicians and violin makers with “Open Day”
Geigenbau Leonhardt, Mühlenweg 53, D-82481 Mittenwald

From 19:00 on: Musical entertainment “Geigenmusi in Mittenwald”
“Sunnleiten Geigenmusi” – Joseph’s Bar – Hochstraße 18, D-82481 Mittenwald
“Familienmusi Baier” –  Traditionsgasthof Alpenrose, Obermarkt 1, 82481 Mittenwald