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5th Annual Raffaele Calace Solo Mandolin Competition

By Mandolin Cafe
May 19, 2008 - 7:45 am

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Italian Mandolin Federation - Federazione Mandolinistica Italiana

Italian Mandolin Federation - Federazione Mandolinistica Italiana

Pignola-Potenza, Italy — The 5th annual Raffaele Calace solo mandolin competition with the support of the Italian Mandolin Federation will be August 23-24, 2008.

Competitors have until June 15, 2008 to submit their application by registered mail.

The competition is open to all mandolin players of any nationality, age 15 and older, and consists of the execution of Raffaele Calace's compositions for a maximum duration of 20 minutes.

There is no fee to enter, and instrument and cash prizes will be awarded at a show on the evening of August 24 with the top three winners performing.

The jury consists of Raffaele Calace Jr. - Honorary President, Artemisio Gavioli � President of the Competition, Juan Carlos Muños, Fabio Gallucci and Saverio Sangregorio.

Additional information:
Competition discussed, Mandolin Cafe message board

Click red map pin below for driving directions to 5th Annual Raffaele Calace Solo Mandolin Competition, Pignola-Potenza, Italy.

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