By popular demand, after an energising and invigorating session last year, Jess Baker will again run a singing workshop at the 2018 EGTA(UK) conference on Thursday 26th July. Furthermore we are repeating the invitation to ESTA members to attend the afternoon workshops and evening concert, so do please invite your string-playing friends and colleagues. The More Info »
Colin Tommis and Anthony Dodds regularly add new reviews to the website. Before you buy that anthology or tutor book for you or your student, make sure you look in our on-line library for the latest reviews. We offer detailed analysis, of both the musical content and the presentation, with some frank and insightful commentary More Info »
To pay by BACS the recipient is ‘EGTA UK’. Sort code 60-21-28. Account number 82037817. Please remember to identify your payment (the ‘narrative line’) with your name and the word “Subs”.
Dalry Classical Guitar Day St John’s Town of Dalry (DG7) Town Hall Sunday 18 th September (10.30am to 9pm) Anne Chaurand / Eva Popov (Tutors and Performers) European Guitar Teachers Association Classes and Fun on Technique, Ensemble and Solo playing, for classical guitarists of all levels (but not suitable for total beginners), and players of More Info »
We are proud to announce that Bradley Johnson is the most recent recipient of an EGTA(UK) financial award under our newly-launched Young Players’ Performance Platform scheme. He will perform a day-time recital at the EGTA(UK) annual conference at Queen Margaret’s School in Escrick, near York, at 3pm on Wednesday 27th July 2016. Bradley, who is More Info »
For our second evening recital of the conference we are honoured to welcome Jad Azkoul for a return visit. Jad’s lecture-recital will commence at 8pm in the Thompson Room at Queen Margaret’s School in Escrick near York. In 2014 Jad gave a lecture on the philosophy and playing technique of 20th-century Uruguayan pedagogue Abel Carlevaro, More Info »
EGTA(UK) is delighted to welcome back the Greek virtuoso Antonis Hatzinikolaou for an evening recital on Tuesday 26th July. The concert forms part of the annual conference taking place at Queen Margaret’s School near York and will begin at 8pm in the Thompson Room. Antonis is renowned for his superb tone, insightful interpretation and complete More Info »
David Kelly and Kieran Gunter two players chosen by EGTA to be part of the young players scheme are playing at Upperthong village hall on Sunday 29th May as part of a concert organised by Peter Batchelar showcasing players from Leeds College of Music. The concert is at 3.30pm at Upperthong Village Hall, Wickens Lane, More Info »
The website has a reviews page which is now up and running with a review of Groeger studies by Colin Tommis. There is also a website review page with a review of John and Petula Comptons’ Sycamore Series website.
There is a vacancy for a guitar teacher in Suffolk. For more details contact the Suffolk music hub, http://www.suffolkmusichub.co.uk/news/suffolk-county-music-service-job-vacancies/