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1st prize at 34th Volos International Guitar Festival, Greece!

Absolutely honoured to have won the 1st prize in the open category of the 34th Volos International Guitar Festival here in Greece! It's been such a huge pleasure to have made so many new friends here, and I've really enjoyed the whole experience here. I've learnt so much by watching the various masterclasses and concerts, … Continue reading 1st prize at 34th Volos International Guitar Festival, Greece!

Award-winning recording! Salvador Brotons: Complete Works For Flute, Vol. 1

Hey everyone! I'm absolutely thrilled to announce that back in August 2015, I was invited by my good friend Roberto Alvarez to record the Three Divertimenti for flute and guitar by Spanish composer Salvador Brotons for his CD! It has since been officially released, and today the CD has received an award from the Global Music … Continue reading Award-winning recording! Salvador Brotons: Complete Works For Flute, Vol. 1

Charity Concert – Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Kings Sutton

Earlier this week, on Thursday the 8th of June, we had the huge pleasure of giving a charity concert for a very meaningful cause, for the charity 'Save the Children', at the Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Kings Sutton. We had quite a varied programme, with Bach, Diabelli, Debussy, Handel-Halvorsen, Ysaye, Dowland & … Continue reading Charity Concert – Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Kings Sutton

Cello & Guitar Recital – St. Martin’s Church, East Horsley

Another great cello and guitar recital with Frankie at St. Martin's Church in East Horsley! Prepared a programme of Falla's Seven Spanish Songs, Bach's 1st Lute Suite and Schubert's Arppegione Sonata, with an extra encore of a song by Robert Schumann! What a great audience, everyone was so appreciative, which made it so much fun … Continue reading Cello & Guitar Recital – St. Martin’s Church, East Horsley

Amazing masterclass with Simone Fontanelli!

Had the pleasure of working again with Simone Fontanelli, composer/conductor & faculty from the Universität Mozarteum Salzburg! He returned to the Menuhin School on the 27th and 28th of February, and he gave a string of wonderful masterclasses, as well as a fantastic lecture about gestures in Italian music, using examples of art, including the iconic image … Continue reading Amazing masterclass with Simone Fontanelli!