13th Cimbalom Word Congress – England (2015) 12th Cimbalom World Congress – Taipei (2013) 9th Cimbalom World Congress (2007) – Oberammergau, Germany 10th Cimbalom World Congress (2009) – Queretaro, Mexico 3rd Cimbalom World Congress (1995) – Blatislava, Slovakia 4th Cimbalom World Congress (1997) – Belarus 8th Cimbalom World Congress (2005) – Beijing, China 7th Cimbalom World Congress (2003) – Appenzell, Switzerland 11th Cimbalom World Congress (2011) – Budapest, Hungary

Cork Dulcimer Festival — IRELAND — June 25, 26, 27

CWA members are warmly welcomed to come participate in Ireland's only festival for dulcimer players! Already, several members are planning to attend, including players from Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, England, USA, and Japan. Accommodations and food are included in the ticket price, and all festival participants are entitled to a ...

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Yomiuri Nippon Symphony “Kurtag Concertante (Japan premier)” June 12

Date: June 12, 2004 18:00 Place: Santory Hall (Tokyo) Dir: GERD ALBRECHT Violin: Hiromi Kikuchi Viola: Ken Hakii Yomiuri Nihon Symphony Orchestra This is an all premier concert. Kurtag's Concertante (Op.42) is a piece that Kurtag devoted full two years and is a piece that includes all the paths of his composition starting from <...quasi una fantasia...> ...

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The Facination of Dulcimers @ Tokyo (May 15)

At: Hamadayama Kaikan Hall Time: 7:00pm Programme: Part 1 : Cimbalom Mini Concert Jardani: Hungarian Dance Vainer: Three Hungarian Dance Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody Hiroshi Saito (Cimbalom), Akiko Iwamoto (Piano) Part 2 : Introduction to the Dulcimers Cimbalom, Hackbrett, Hammered Dulcier, Santour, Yang Quin Talk: Yoko Aoki Contact: Masaki Ishii (FZH02515@nifty.com)

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3rd MINORI Dulcimer & Autoharp Festival (Japan)

Date: May 29, 30 Place: Ueno Bokujo (Ibaraki, Japan) Price: 2000 yen Contact: tel:+81-299-48-4141

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international compatiotion of young interpreters

Dear Members! It will be held an international compatiotion of young interpreters "Eugene Cola" 21th-27th June 2004 in Chisinau in Moldova for the next instruments in two categories (A: till 16 age, B: 17-22 age): flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Bassoo, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone Pipe, Percussion, Whistle, Pan's pipe, Accordeon, Hammered dulcimer. The information, ...

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Japan Dulcimer Society New Year Concert (Jan. 18, 1:30pm)

Jan. 18. @ Izumi no Mori Kaikan, Komae, Tokyo.

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Please send in your activities and news for CWA newsletter

Viktoria is writing new issue of CWA Newsletter. Please send in your artilces. Deadline for the articles are Dec. 31. You can also announce your activities here at www.cimbalom.org. For that, go to Main menu on the left hand side and click News. You will find submit news menu there. The direct URI ...

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Australian dulcimer congress

The next Australian dulcimer congress will be held in Canberra at the Ainslie Arts Centre on the weekend of 20-21 March 2004. There will be workshops and session on Australian traditional music, Shetland music, old time American tunes and more. You are all most welcome to come. For more details closer ...

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Folk instrument competition in Ukraina — April 2004

Folk instrument competition will be held in Kharkiv (Ukraina) in April 2004. Deadline of the application is 31. 12. 2003. For the contact address etc., see below. Contactaddress: The Kharkiv I.P. Kotlarevsky State Institute of Arts Gnat Khotkevych III International Ukrainian Folk Instruments Competition Majdan Konstituci 11/13 m. Kharkiv, 61003 Ukraine Tel/Fax: +38-572-230095

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Pavel Vsiansky Cimbalom now offers Light Cimbalom

The Light Cimbalom, which was displayed and used at the 7th World Cimbalom Congress can now be obtained through Vsiansky web site.  One piece design without detachable outer case and cover reduces weight by 30kg and ensures great tuning stability. It comes together with a special textile cover for safe transportation. Price is ...

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