Guitar Masterclass by Philippe Loli

Guitar Masterclass by Philippe Loli

Date: 18 April 2013
Time: 11am – 1pm
Venue: C6-27, NAFA Campus 3, 151 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189656
Enquiries: music@nafa.edu.sg | 6512 4179
Admission: Free

Philippe Loli’s repertoire covers both the landmark concertos in guitar history (Joaquin Rodrigo, Leo Brouwer, Heitor Villa-Lobos) and his own works. He has recorded more than 20 CDs (solo, chamber music and with orchestra), including the world premiere of the “24 caprichos de goya” by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. His activities as a composer ranged from the classical genre to film music. His“Concerto Azzurro” for guitar and string orchestra, and “Four Winds Concerto”were performed with soloists of Milan Scala. After the first recording of “Time Remembered” with John McLaughlin, he was involved in “The Promise”, alongside legendary artists like Paco de Lucia, Al di Meola, Sting, to name but three, and in the last recording made by the great jazz guitarist: “Thieves & Poets”, an orchestral suite which “I Pommerigio Musicale di Milano”, with Viktoriva Mullova, Paul Meyer and Matt Haimovitz.

Currently Philippe Loli has a professorship at the music conservatory in Monaco, where he also studied under Pier Domenico Amerio, a student of Andrès Segovia.

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