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Bois de Lutherie Aigresse is a Belgian firm the produces woods for lutherie. In this interview realized at Cremona Musica they explain their product and the reason they have exhibited at Cremona Musica for 15 years.

 

"Etado de S. Paulo", one of the leading newspapers in Brazil, has published an extensive report on Cremona Musica, written by pianist Alvaro Siviero, guest of Piano Experience. Here is the translation of the article:
It's been a few days since I arrived in Brazil after a busy week of concerts, artistic interactions and a lot of work for sake of music. Cremona Musica (www.cremonamusica.com) transforms the Italian city of Cremona into the world ce...

The Strad published an article about great violinis Maxim Vengerov at Cremona Musica 2018. Mr Vengerov attended the award giving ceremony of the Cremona Musica Award and gave a very inspiring  master class at Cremona Musica, giving thre young violinists (Sara Zeneli, Clarissa Bevilacqua e Sofia Manvati) inspiring advices.  

 

Also the Italian newpaper Il Giorno dedicated a comprehensive article about the latest edition of Cremona Musica, confirming its wide media exposure in the Italian and international press.   
Cremona, 1 October 2018 - The curtain falls on the 2018 edition of Cremona Musica, the most important fair in the world for high-quality musical instruments, which recorded an increase in visitors compared to last year. During the days of the fair, the corr...

Il Sole 24 Ore, the most authoritative Italian financial newspaper, published a long article about Cremona Musica and the growing market of musical instruments. 
Music, sales of wind instruments and acoustic pianos grow
by Antonio Criscione
A 550 million euro market. It is the estimate of the Italian music market contained in the 2018 Observatory of Dismamusica, the Association adhering to the Confcommercio System that represents Italian builder...

Tomorrow Cremona Musica is hosting the presentation of Osservatorio 2018, the renewed and more complete version of the research that Dismamusica, since more than 30 years, is promoting in order to analyze the market of musical instruments and publications. To have some previews we talked with the president and founder of Dismamusica, Antonio Monzino. (presentation at 11,30, at Sala Bergonzi)
 

Mr. Monzino, first of all, what does Dismamusica do...

Following the success of the latest edition, Cremona Musica will host again in 2018 its Media Lounge, a group of 40 journalists from all around the world, that will not just tell what is happening during the three days of the Fair but will also be among the protagonists, taking part in some events.

The Media Lounge, conceived by the South African musician and producer Andreas Kern, aims to share ideas and considerations among a group of professi...

Cremona Musica is hosting from 28 to 30 September the exhibition Italian Piano Experience, a unique opportunity to discover the history of this instruments, from Cristofori to Fazioli.
 
The exhibition “Italian Piano Experience: da Cristofori a Fazioli” arrives at Cremona Musica, after the success of the presentation at the World Arts Center, in Beijing, in May: it is a unique exhibition of keyboard instruments of the Italian tradition, conceiv...

This is going to be a special edition of Cremona Musica for “Rampone e Cazzani”, leading brand for high-quality saxophones, that this year is celebrating 200 years of business. We interviewed their owner, Claudio Zolla, to know more about their amazing history and their plans for Cremona Musica, where they are exhibiting also the products of some friend-brands.

Can you tell us how is your activity born and how does it develop?
It is born in the...

ŠIBA Inc is a Czech company of accessories for music, with a wide list of products, including cases for strings and accessories for theaters and stages. In less than 30 years they become one of the main Czech companies in the field. We interviewed its owner to find out what will we see at Cremona Musica, where they are exhibiting, thanks to the collaboration with Czech Trade.
 
Can you tell something about the history of the company and its dev...

This year, for the first time, the historical Czech piano brand Petrof is exhibiting at Cremona Musica Piano Experiece, thank to the collaboration between CremonaFiere and Czech Trade. On Sunday 30 September they will also host the concert of the pianist Alvaro Siviero. To know better this European giant of piano we interviewed  Adam Prousek, Petrof's marketing manager.
 
Petrof is currently the largest piano factory in Europe. Can you tell us ...

Luciano Del Rio, one of the most expert tuning specialists in Italy, president of AIARP, the Italian association of piano tuners and repairers, for 24 years, owner of the historical piano shop of Reggio Emilia “Casa Musicale Del Rio”, is one of the founders of Cremona Piano Experience. We interviewed him to know more about his association and activities.

Mr. Del Rio, can you tell us how the Casa Musicale Del Rio is born?
Casa Musicale Del Rio w...

Between 28 and 30 September, the Cremona Exhibition Center will host Cremona Musica, the most important fair in the world for high-quality instruments. As usual, Cremona Musica combines a very rich exhibition area with a programme full of live events, bringing to Stradivari’s birthtown the best Italian and international musical instruments producers and many world-renowned artists.
One of the most important novelties of this edition is the inaug...

On 29 and 30 September, Cremona Musica is hosting a great bands show, one of the most anticipated events of Cremona Winds, the hall of the fair devoted to wind instruments. On a specific stage, the Band Stage, twelve of the best Italian bands will perform from 11 to 18.
The Bands Show pays homage to one of the most traditional Italian musical realities, a world that is recently evolving, thanks to the entrance of many young and conservatory-educ...

Cremona Musica is still growing, with the inauguration of the Accordion Show, a space dedicated to the world of accordions. Between 28 and 30 September, the greatest fair for high-quality musical instruments in the world will bring to Cremona the most prestigious accordions from Stradella, Castelfidardo, paying homage to this magical instrument with concerts, masterclasses, and conferences.
 
One of the main novelties of the upcoming edition of...