András Csáki was born in Budapest 1981, and began to play the guitar at the age of 11. He graduated at the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music with honor in 2007, where his professor was József Eötvös. In 2012/2013 he pursued graduate studies in the University of Southern California as a student of Scott Tennant. …..
Guitarist, composer and educator. Tatiana Stachak graduated from the Wrocław Academy of Music, in the class of Prof. Piotr Zaleski. She has won national and international guitar competitions, including 1st place at the National Guitar Competition in Konin (Poland, 1990), 2nd place at the International Guitar Competition in Frosinone (Italy, 1991) and 2nd place at …..
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 …..
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). …..
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 …..
Ján Labant studied the guitar at the Conservatory in Zilina with Prof. Dushan Lehotsky, before completing his studies at the Pedagogical Faculty in Nitra and at the Academy of Dramatic Music in Bratislava, in Prof. Jozef Zsapka class. Since 1987 he teaches the guitar at the Conservatory in Zilina and since 1997 also at the …..