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Education and Workshops

Guitarrísimo: Leo Brouwer Open Masterclasses: 'Guitar for All'

27 April 2017 - 28 April 2017


Thu 27 April 9.30am / Fri 28 April 9.30am

Leo Brouwer is one of contemporary music's living legends. Acclaimed in his youth as one of the all-time great performers of the classical guitar, the Cuban composer is an Honorary Member of UNESCO and is recognised worldwide as the guitars most outstanding living composer for the instrument, and as a pioneer in the fusion of musical styles and genres.

As part of his forthcoming visit to London under the auspices of the guitarrísimo series, Leo Brouwer will give two days of open masterclasses at Bolívar Hall. All levels are welcome to participate and/or spectate, from enthusiast through to professional. Places are limited and active participation is by prior application only. All classes will be delivered in English.

Book tickets as spectator here

Tickets £15/£12 + booking fees

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This event is part of the guitarrísimo series organised by ILAMS and the Instituto Cervantes with the kind support of the Embassies of Cuba and Venezuela

Also in the series, don't miss the following events at Bolívar Hall:

27 Apr, 7.00pm | Talk: ‘John Williams in Conversation with Leo Brouwer'
28 Apr, 7.00pm | Concert: 'Homage to Leo Brouwer'

Full details here

Contact details

Bolivar Hall, London

54, Grafton Way London W1T 5DL

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