Marco Tamayo, the cuban guitarist with Austrian citizenship, acclaimed as «Il Re della Chitarra» by the Italian News paper L’Stampa, is a winner of major international competitions, performed with well known orchestras and conductors around the globe and is a leading figure on the classical guitar now a days. Marco Tamayo is Professor at the Mozarteum …..
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 …..
With his music, in which he combines virtuoso fingerstyle with influences from jazz, world- and classical music, Soenke Meinen has already acquired an outstanding reputation in the international guitar scene. He has won numerous prizes since his first stage appearances, and in 2016 he collected awards at two of the largest international guitar competitions: the …..
Richard Bönde (born 1970) — a graduate of Žilina conservatory and Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra is currently a guitar teacher at Tralaškola, an art school in Nitra, as well as at Imrich Godin’s art school in Vráble. Thanks to over 27 years of active teaching, he is now creating educational pieces of many …..
Born in Málaga (Spain) into a family of pianists, Marco Socías received his musical education in this city, and afterwards in many masterclasses and at the Musikhochschule Cologne (Germany). Among the most significant personalities for his development are Carmen Gallardo, Antonio Company, José Tomás, José Miguel Moreno, Hubert Käppel and David Russell. He became at …..
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 …..
Ryszard Bałauszko the Polish solo and chamber artist and teacher. He graduated from the Music Academy in Warsaw Chopin led by Marcin Zalewski. Also he studied at the Conservatorio Superior in Alicante under the direction of Thomas J. and attended different master classes. He is currently a professor at the Academy of Music F. Chopin …..
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 …..
Adam Marec started studying the guitar in 1996. Between 1998 and 2002 he studied at the Conservatory in Žilina with Dušan Lehotský. After studying under Ján Labant at the Academy of the Arts in Banská Bystrica between 2002 and 2007, he was awarded the Chancellor’s Prize. (Slovak Republic) In 2005 he spent five months at …..
Is a graduate of the State Conservatory and the Academy of Music and Drama in Bratislava. During his studies he participated in many masterclasses, where he studied under the guidance of many outstanding guitar players and teachers and has won several prizes at international competitions in Slovakia, Czech republic, France and Portugal. Krajco has performed at …..