Vitaliy Kositzkiy from Ukraine - Winner of the 45th Klingenthal International Accordion Competition
pictured with the Vogtland Philharmonie Greiz/Reichenbach directed by Musikdirektor Stefan Fraas.

Julien "Speedy" Gonzales


of the Virtuoso Entertainment Category

Manfred Gäbler with composer and Jérôme Bauer

Günther Zeilinger/Journalist/Kevin Friedrich

Mr. Reichelt / Company Grimm

Pfarrer with wife and Mayoress Maria Schneidenbach

Massimo Pigini / Mirco Patarini

Klingenthal Mayor Schneidenbach and city hall official.

Kevin Friedrich, Prof. Lech Puchnowski and
Mirco Patarini

Prof. Jacques Mornet with Holda Paoletti-Kampl

Klingenthal Mayor Mr. R. Schneidenbach pesenting to Prof. Lech Puchnovsky a special honor.

Presentator of the event relaxing with his wife

Holde and Manfred Gäbler

Günther Zeilinger and Kevin Friedrich at the official CIA-Speech / Invitation for Manfred Gäbler honoring his contribution to the accordion over many years

Pigini artists with Prof.Xiao-Quing Cao
and Massimo Pigini

Official opening of the monument dedicated to the partner cities of Klingenthal which include Castelfidardo, Italy.

Happy sitting together, Mirco Patarini, Nicole, Julien "Speedy" Gonzales and Jérôme Bauer.
Brigitte Schädlich/Tourism/Culture/Klingenthal; Mrs.G.Herberger/Weltmeister; Friedrich Lips & Kevin Friedrich; Jürgen Ganzer & Tibor Rácz; Maire Neuerade

Farewell at the wonderful Waldhotel Mühleiten with Jacques Mornet, Holda Paoletti-Kampl, Kevin Friedrich, Julien "Speedy" Gonzales, Frederic Deschamps, Mirco Patarini and Jérôme Bauer.