The 2017 EGTA (UK) Annual Conference runs from Wednesday 26th July to Friday 28th July, incl. It is a fully-catered residential event and will be held at Queen Margaret’s School, Escrick Park, Escrick, North Yorkshire, YO19 6EU. The conference begins at 13:00hrs on Wednesday 26th July and covers a wide variety of activities: formal presentations More Info »
Looking forward to an exciting concert with violin and guitar on Thursday 27th July at the lovely conference venue of Queen Margaret’s school Escrick. The concert starts at 7.30 and ends the afternoon of joint EGTA/ESTA workshops. Tom began playing the guitar at the age of 5 and later became the first guitarist to More Info »
Stuart will lead a hands on workshop at the EGTA conference as part of the joint EGTA/ESTA afternoon at Queen Margaret’s School Escrick. There will be a chance to play both traditional Irish music and the music of Piazzolla and Stuart will talk about arranging for strings and guitar and encouraging young players to get More Info »
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Jess Baker will lead a singing workshop at the 2017 EGTA conference on Thursday 27th July. For the first time ESTA members will be invited for the afternoon workshops and evening concert. Please invite your string playing friends. EGTA has been forging links with ESTA and for the first time has invited members of ESTA More Info »
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 »