Cordefactum Guitar Festival 2014
Sunday 1 june, 10:00
Lorenzo Frignani, Luthier, Classical Guitars
The differences in Baroque & Romantic Guitars
His topic will be about historical guitars going from the Baroque to the Romantic era and he will give us a closer look in the differences in Romantic Guitars from Italy, Germany, France & Spain.
Lorenzo Frignani's general interest in lutherie begins at the end of the 1970’s. His professional experience commences in 1986 and since then he has received numerous prizes for his craft on both a national and international level. He has also won several lute-making competitions (Bagnacavallo and Baveno) and has been a member of various national and international juries (Baveno and Pisogne). He is consultant of several boards, cheap gold jewelry foundations, associations and museums of musical character and is also artistic consultant of the Commune of Pieve di Cento (Bologna) for all activities relating to stringed instruments (exhibitions, conventions, courses, concerts, etc).Lorenzo Frignani was member of the French A.L.A.D.F.I. for 10 years and has been Vice-President of the A.L.I Professionisti (Professional Italian Association of Lutherie).
His primary activities are the production and restoration of both fretted and bow instruments. He is publisher and founded the LF Editions in 2007 and has written and edited various catalogues as well as several publications on the themes of classical lutherie and antique plucked instruments, the latter of which he is also a renowned collector and expert.
He lives and works in Modena (Italy).
All LECTURES / Program
THURSDAY 29 May
- 19:30 / Presentation 'Leonardo Guitars Research Project' followed by a Concert, read more
FRIDAY 30 May
- 10:00 / Richard Hoover #1( Santa Cruz Guitars ) US / Steelstring Gitaar / Read more
- 14:00 / Daniele Chiesa (IT-ES) / Classical Guitar / Read more
- 16:30 / Gabriele Lodi (IT) / Classical Guitar / Read more
SATURDAY 31 May
- 10:00 / Richard Hoover #2( Santa Cruz Guitars ) US / Steelstring Gitaar / Read more
- 14:00 / Markjan Vermeer (NL) / Steelstring Guitar / Read more
- 16:30 / Dick Boak ( Martin Guitars ) US / Steelstring Guitar / Read more
SUNDAY 1 June
- 10:00 / Lorenzo Frignani (IT) / Classical Guitar / Read more
- 14:00 / Gabriele Lodi - Lorenzo Frignani / panel talk / classical guitar
- 16:30 / Felipe Conde (ES) / flamenco Guitar / Read more