Sinfonia Carpathia is an orchestra composed of graduates of Polish and foreign music universities from the lesser poland voivodeship. The orchestra works on behalf of the “Carpathian” Artistic Association, whose goal is to promote music and the young generation of artists and performers in the region and abroad. The artists’ mission is to create an …..
Bratislava Guitar Quartet (BGQ) is a unique musical group with particularly attractive repertoire and an over two decade performing experience. The Quartet has been succesfully established at the international musical scene through invitations to important musical festivals, multiple concerts, radio & TV broadcasts and rich discography. Among many invitations to international guitar festivals (Czech republic, …..
Lukáš Sommer is one of the leading personalities in current generation of young composers in Czech Republic. He is the author of more than forty opuses for different works. In addition to orchestral music (e.g., the Cantata Thorns in a Veil, Concerto for Harp and Orchestra, Monolith for Wind Orchestra and Percussion, Concerto for Orchestra, …..
Studied guitar at the Conservatory and at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava under prof. Jozef Zsapka. He completed his PhD. degree at the Department of Music Education of Comenius University in Bratislava. He has attended master classes with prominent guitar players (A. Carlevaro, L. Brouwer, J. Duarte, M. Mysliveček and others), and has …..
FLAMENCO: is an art form that includes singing and dancing. It originated by fusion of musical elements typical for Andalusia and Gypsy and Oriental music. It is especially characterized by the use of chromaticism, melismas, changes of pace, and improvisation. It covers all the themes of life-ranging from happy to sad. EXPERIENCE: A form of knowledge or …..
Bartosz (Bart) Życzyński – director of the orchestra, concertmaster, soloist, chamber musician, teacher. Graduated from the Music Academy in Bydgoszcz under the direction of Vadim Brodski, then continued his education in the violin class of Louis-Denis OTT at the Academie de Musique de Monaco (Monaco) and Danuta Głowacka Pitet at the Conservatoire de Nice (France). …..
József Eötvös was born in Pécs in 1962. He graduated at the Franz Liszt College of Music in Weimar as the student of Roland Zimmer and studied the art of composing from Franz Just. He regularly gives concerts in several countries of the world: he has played, among others, in Austria , the Czech Republic, …..
The Prague Guitar Quartet was founded at the Prague Conservatory of Music in 1984, and before long it won the acclaim of audiences both at home and abroad. As a first-class ensemble whose individual members are laureates in international competitions, the Quartet has appeared successfully in numerous music and guitar festivals throughout Europe, USA and …..
Yorgos is a Guitarist/Composer currently residing in Vienna, Austria. His repertoire encompasses classical composers as well as his own compositions: a fusion of classical, flamenco and jazz elements influenced by the traditional Greek music. “Yorgos Nousis is a multi-faceted master guitarist,” wrote Paul Fowles in the Classical Guitar Magazine As a composer he has composed …..
Jozef Zsapka is ranked the top of the Slovak performing art. His concert activities are wide-ranging, he performs in the duo and as a soloist not only at chamber concerts, but also with prominent orchestras. He is a recognised teacher, music director and organiser of the International Guitar Festival “Johann Kaspar Mertz” – in Bratislava …..