Formosa International Guitar Festival

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Country and Region TaiwanKaohsiung
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Kaohsiung city, Kaohsiung; and Taipei city, Taipei, Taiwan
Festival Contact Information

Louis Tsou, Organizer
Les Cordes Vivantes Musique Ensemble

Festival Description

The Formosa International Guitar Festival is organized by the France-based guitarist Louis Tsou and is sponsored by Les Cordes Vivantes Musique Ensemble. The program includes concerts and master classes that take place in Kaohsiung and Taipei. The participants at the festival include French and Taiwanese guitarists. The concert program features solo concerts, guitar quartet, and sextet with multimedia.

Festival Dates October 5 - 14, 2008
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Festival Events:

Concert schedule 2008:
  • National Recital Hall, Taipei on October 5, 8, 10
  • Kaohsiung City Music Hall, Kaohsiung on October 11
  • Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts, Kaohsiung on October. 4, 12
  • National Concert Hall, Taipei on October 14
Master classes 2008:
  • Three master classes will be held in Taipei and Kaohsiung
    • October 6th at Taipei Wenshan Community College
    • October 7th at Taipei public Library
    • October 12th at Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts


Other Sources:

Articles and Reviews:
  • 2008 Formosa International Guitar Festival (Taiwan News, September 25, 2008)


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