Born in 1984, award-winning Spanish artist Rafael Aguirre is one of today’s most celebrated young guitarists. His has won 13 first prizes at the world’s most prestigious international competitions and performed in 18 countries; recent highlights include Carnegie Hall, Tchaikovsky Hall, Palau de la Musica, and Glinka Hall. Composers such as Daniel Real and Sergio Assad have dedicated pieces to him. He is also an associate professor at the Robert Schumann conservatory.
Born in 1985 in Prizren, Kosovo, Petrit Çeku has won top prizes in a number of international competitions, including the All-Croatian Competition in Dubrovnik; Anna Amalia in Weimar, Germany; Emilio Pujol in Sassari, Italy; Andrés Segovia in Velbert, Germany; and Pittaluga Competition in Alessandria, Italy. In 2008, he was awarded the The Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra Prize as The Best Young Musician of the Year, and his first solo CD was released on the Naxos label.
Event begins at 8:00PM
Presented by: Baltimore Classical Guitar Society