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FOTM #04 - Makis Baklatzis & Giannis Karakalpakidis // TRIO TRAD


Makis Baklatzis & Giannis Karakalpakidis

Makis Baklatzis comes from the Northern-Greek city of Kavala and started to play the violin at the age of eleven. In 2009 he graduated from the University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki with the "Greek traditional" violin as main subject. In 2017 he successfully completed his master's degree at the Rotterdam Conservatory (Codarts). He plays Greek traditional music at parties and concerts and is active in various bands.
Giannis Karakalpakidis comes from Thessaloniki. This expert in Balkan music plays in various bands from the North of Greece. Some might remember the Niriis concert in February 2017, the Greek occasional band that included Wouter Vandenabeele in addition to Giannis.

Makis Baklatzis /viool
Giannis Karakalpakidis /gitaar, viool, bas



TRIO TRAD brings surprising, personal compositions, makes a detour via Bach or Couperin, to naturally return to the sweetness of a wedding dance from Transylvania. They recognize the essence of that music.
TRIO TRAD, that's 25 years of collaboration. They explored the roads and the stages in Europe, Canada and Africa. They played with internationally renowned artists such as José Van Dam, Bernard Foccroulle, Coope Boys & Simpson, Perry Rose, Jean-Christophe Renault, Jacques Pirotton, Gabriel Yacoub, Steve Houben, Ialma, Laïs, Wannes Van de Velde and of course Panta Rhei.
The trio is characterized by a high musical level, the fun of the game and the musical cross-fertilization.


A folk violin project hosted by Wouter Vandenabeele
Workshops and concerts for 5 days in the sign of the (folk) violin

Five days in the sign of the (folk) violin full of workshops and concerts, under the artistic direction of Wouter Vandenabeele.
Wouter Vandenabeele is a respected and internationally recognized violinist, arranger and composer. He made about 30 CDs, played hundreds of gigs with 'Ambrozijn' and his world orchestra 'Olla Vogala' and is (was) the brain behind countless other projects. He is also an experienced teacher , who, since 2007 is responsible for the world and folk violin lessons at De Centrale. For the 4th year in a row, he organizes together with De Centrale this highly original (folk) violin festival, on which he invites some of his most talented colleagues violinists from home and abroad ... a folk violin project called 'Fiddlers on the Move' .



Friday 08 March 2019

19:30 doors
20:00 Makis Baklatzis & Giannis Karakalpakidis
21:00 Trio Trad

BEWARE : this concert takes place in:

LOGOS TETRAËDER: Bomastraat 24-26-28, 9000 Gent

Tickets: € 10 (presale) | € 13
UITPAS: € 7 (presale) | € 10

UITPAS opportunity rate: € 2,60

Festival pass (workshops & concerts) in VVK = € 90 // € 18 (UITPAS opportunity rate)

Festiva lpass only via fiddlersonthemove@gmail.com


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