Rafael Andia #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Born in France of Spanish Republican parents, Rafael Andia first studied the violin but was attracted by the musical tradition of his family. The flamenco that he then practiced yielded to the classical guitar, but his conception of the instrument remains durably fixed under that first influence. Rafael Andia will remain a cornerstone for his generation…

#video Heiko Ossig #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Heiko Ossig absolvierte sein Studium am Konservatorium Osnabrück, an der Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg und an der Musikhochschule Malmö. Er schloss das Studium mit dem Konzertexamen ab. Mit großem Erfolg konzertiert er regelmäßig an der Seite herausragender Künstlerinnen und Künstler, wie z.B. mit der Sopranistin Nuria Rial, dem casalQuartett, dem Violinisten Rodrigo Reichel…

#video Goffredo Petrassi for guitar on #neuguitars #blog

Goffredo Petrassi (16 July 1904 – 3 March 2003) was an Italian composer of modern classical music, conductor, and teacher. He is considered one of the most influential Italian composers of the twentieth century. Petrassi was born at Zagarolo, near Rome. At the age of 15 he began to work at a music shop to…

#video Ensemble Dedalus #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

http://www.dedalus-ensemble.fr/ Fondé en 1996 par Didier Aschour, DEDALUS est un ensemble de musique contemporaine établi à Montpellier depuis 2011. Son répertoire est basé sur les partitions à instrumentation libre issues de la musique contemporaine expérimentale nord-américaine et européenne des années 60 à nos jours. L’ensemble se produit en Europe et aux Etats-Unis, notamment aux Instants…

#video Zsofia Boros #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

http://www.zsofia-boros.com/ Zsófia Boros’ guitar playing is subtle and restrained, accompanied by a melancholy grace. As the subtleness of her playing unfolds, the attentive listener perceives its quiet virtuosity. Her restraint arises quite naturally from the knowledge of her own ability to become one with her instrument and, thus, never to let virtuosity dominate the music….

#video Pierre Bibault #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Openness and curiosity particularly characterize the musical thought of Pierre Bibault, multifaceted French guitarist, soloist and chamber musician as talented on classical guitar as on electric guitar. Pioneer and dedicatee of new repertoires, transcriber, he explores all the musics from the Renaissance to nowadays. Pierre Bibault was born in 1979 in Paris and began studying…

#video Duo Resonances, Frédérique Luzy e Pierre Bibault #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Il Duo Resonances è composto dai chitarristi classici francesi Frédérique Luzy e Pierre Bibault, già convincenti alla loro prima opera discografica dedicata alle musiche di Granados, Piazzolla, Scarlatti, Ginastera, Mompou. Le loro principali caratteristiche sembrano essere: grande tecnica, grandissimo affiatamento e soprattutto la capacità di generare una continua tensione nell’ascolto delle musiche che interpretano in…

#video Heike Matthiesen #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Heike Matthiesen is one of Germany’s leading guitarists whose virtuosity and spirited performance, coupled with a charismatic stage presence, are regularly highlighted by the press. Born in Braunschweig, she received comprehensive musical training on the piano at an early age and only took up the guitar when she was 18. About a year later, she…

#video Sergio Sorrentino #playlist on #neuguitars #blog

Sergio Sorrentino is “one of the most important contemporary italian guitarists” (RAI Radio Tre). As a performer he promotes the classical guitar and electric guitar contemporary repertory. As a composer and improviser his music is based on sonic research and combines elements of contemporary classical music, minimalism, avant-garde, ambient, experimental. Casa Ricordi and Universal have published his…