Raphaella SMITS
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Advocate of both eight-string guitars and historical instruments.
"an uncommonly musical guitarist" (New York Times)
"one of the most delicate and most cultivated performers of our time" (Diapason)
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NEDERLANDSE
VERSIE
Rotenburg-DE

July 30 - August 7, 2022

Rotenburger Gitarrenwoche, Duitsland

Master classes and concert
Raphaella is invited for the 7th time to give master classes and a concert during the 40th and final (!) 'Rotenburger Gitarrenwoche'.

The registration for RGW-2022 is open: be prompt and get 10% early booking discount on the course fee.

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Lambesc-France

July 5-9, 2022

Festival International de Guitare de Lambesc, France

Concerts
Raphaella will give several concerts during this festival.


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NYC-USA

April 2, 2022

NYCCGS,
New York City Classical Guitar Society,
New York, USA

Concert


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NYC-MSM

March 30 - April 1, 2022

Manhattan School of Music, New York, USA

Master classes
Raphaella will teach several days of master classes to the conservatory students.


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February 20-23, 2022

Conservatory of Lucca, Italy

Master classes
Raphaella will teach several days of master classes to the conservatory students.


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November 2-6, 2021

Musik Hochschule Lübeck, Germany

Master classes
Raphaella will teach several days of master classes to the conservatory students.


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October 5 & 6, 2021

Het Cenakel, Conservatory Tilburg,
Fontys, the Netherlands

Master classes
Raphaella will teach two days of master class to the conservatory students.


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September 25, 2021

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Series: Masters of the Guitar
Raphaella plays compositions of
Mompou, Mertz and Villa-Lobos

Attention: changed starting time: 20h15 !


Info & tickets:
Meesters op de gitaar

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August 2-9, 2021

Gentilhommière du Château de Ragnies,
Wallonië, Belgium

Guitar Summer Course
Johan Fostier


Special guests
Raphaella Smits
Elena Zucchini

Info & registration:
Geneviève Lannoy

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2-3 juli 2021

Ajuntament de La Vall d'Uixó,
Valencia, Spanje

Festival de Guitarra Estanislao Marco
Raphaella plays Mertz and Schubert

Looking back at the festival: FdGEM



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Drongen(BE)

January 31, 2021

Live streaming concert :

Old Abbey of Drongen (BE)
Raphaella plays Mertz and Schubert.

Enjoy the full concert here !

Or listen to the excerpt from the concert with the Elegie by Johann Kaspar Mertz here !

Or listen to the excerpt from the concert with Der Leiermann by Franz Schubert here !

Or listen to the excerpt from the concert with Ständchen (Serenade) by Franz Schubert here !

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Vienna Concert

October 5, 2020

New Album Release :

VIENNA CONCERT
Raphaella plays Mertz and Schubert.

Read all about it here !

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