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2011 Festival Mandolines de Lunel

By Mandolin Cafe
October 1, 2011 - 6:15 am

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2011 Festival Mandolines de Lunel - The Two Godfathers' Edition

2011 Festival Mandolines de Lunel - The Two Godfathers' Edition

Lunel, France — Mandolins de Lunel, an annual celebration of the mandolin in France will be held October 26-29, 2011.

The Festival's "Godfathers," Mike Marshall and Brazil's Hamilton de Holanda are back to head the 8th edition of the Festival. These two monsters of the mandolin opened the first Festival in 2004 where they met for the first time.

Throughout the weekend, attendees can expect world class performances and workshops from a wide variety of musicians representing many styles of music for mandolin.

Lunel is located in south central France between the towns of Nimes and Montpellier.

A partial list of performers and workshop presenters includes:

Mike Marshall
Hamilton de Holanda
André Mehmari
Dan Beimborn
U. Shrinivas
Jean-Louise Ruf-Costanzo
Avi Avital
Eva Scow
Väsen
Fabio Galluci
Sunny Spells
Mark and Beverly Davis
Mike Lattrel Group
Elisa Meyer
Orchestre National de Montpellier Languedoc-Rousillon

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