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CELLO & CLASSICAL GUITAR TUITION with Georg Mertens for beginners and advanced
in Katoomba and Mudgee
ph. 02 4782 5440 or email georgcello @ hotmail.com


PLEASE NOTE:
Due to the conditions set by the current management
the concerts at Jenolan Cave's Cathedral Chamber sadly finished in December 2013

with our 341st concert (last concert sold out)
We wish to thank our 15 000 visitors, which whom we could share over 16 years experiencing fabulous music in the amazing cave famous for the world's purest acoustics!


CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2017

Concerts with Georg Mertens & Friends

For "CELLO & CHOCOLATE" please book early -
Several concerts have been sold out several days before the event.


KATOOMBA
Saturday 1 April 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
2 CELLOS !
For Lovers of the low & mellow sounds!
(for program click here)
Cellos: Georg Mertens & Ella Jamieson
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Tickets with dessert sold out.
For Concert only tickets ph 4782 6359


ILFORD
Sunday 2  April - 3 pm
Former Uniting / Presbyterian Church
2 CELLOS !
For Lovers of the low & mellow sounds!
Cellos: Georg Mertens & Ella Jamieson

(for program / map click here)
admission by donation at Exit

Saturday 6 May 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
CONCERT CANCELLED
We apologise - due to an injury the concert
had to be cancelled.



KATOOMBA
Saturday 10 June 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Georg Mertens & Bronwyn Kirkpatrick
cello & shakuhachi (Japenese bamboo flute)
Music of the Ancients and the Far East
(for program click here)
Josophan's Gingerbread House



KATOOMBA
Saturday 22 July 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Cello Concert Night: Elgar, Haydn, Kol Nidrei, Swan
Georg Mertens & Gavin Tipping keyboard
(for program click here)
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Cello & Chocolate 22 July 7.30 pm - cello & keyboard


JENOLAN CAVES - Cathedral Chamber
Wednesday 26 July
10.30am / 1 pm / 2.45pm
CELLO SOLO
Private concerts for the
International Congress of Speleology 2017


KATOOMBA
Saturday 19 August 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Cello & Guitar - From BEETHOVEN to BRAZIL
Georg Mertens & Giuseppe Zangari guitar
(for program click here)
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Cello Concert 19 August 7.30 pm



KATOOMBA
Saturday 16 September 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Cello Solo CD Launch incl. Didgeridoo..
with Georg Mertens
(for program click here)
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Cello & Chocolate 16 September 7.30 pm - solo cello



ILFORD
Sunday 5 November - 3 pm
Former Uniting / Presbyterian Church
Cello & Guitar
Georg Mertens & Heathcliffe Auchinachie guitar
(for program / map click here)
admission by donation at Exit


KATOOMBA
Saturday 11 November 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Vivaldi, Vivaldi, Vivaldi for 2 cellos
(for program click here)
Georg Mertens & Trish McMeekin
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Cello & Chocolate 11 November 7.30 pm - 2 cellos



KATOOMBA
Saturday 18 November 7.30 pm
"Cello & Chocolate" - CONCERT & DESSERT
Vivaldi, Vivaldi, Vivaldi for 2 cellos
(for program click here)
Georg Mertens & Trish McMeekin
Josophan's Gingerbread House

Cello & Chocolate 18 November 7.30 pm - 2 cellos



For "Cello & Chocolate" we usually don't send tickets out, but confirm via phone or email,
but tickets can be send on request, if it is as a gift.
(gluten free / vegan options available for dessert at "Cello & Chocolate")


I want to express special thanks to my web designer friends Clayton Wakefield, Simon Clough, Tim Mahony and Paul Smith for their invaluable contribution to this project.

copyright - Georg Mertens

Founder of the following series:
Concerts in the Cave in the Cathedral Chamber at Jenolan Caves
Concerts at Loumax Gallery (today Nolan on Lovel)
Rainforest Recitals at Scenic World
Cello & Chocolate at the Gingerbread House Katoomba
Cello Concerts in historic churches of NSW

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