Brisbane Classical Guitar will be co-hosting their 2019 Conference in partnership with Guitar Brisbane and Magda Productions. Presenters include Russell Neville, Campbell Ross and Duncan Gardiner on topics about beginner guitar techniques, adult learners and Queensland’s guitar history. The afternoon will also include a student concert.
Guitar Brisbane presents The Medium is the Magic; the irresistible combination of flute and guitar explored by Australia’s premier flute and guitar duo, Virginia Taylor & Timothy Kain.
Guitar Brisbane presents The José Carbó Trio; an exquisite hour of music by Schubert, Faure, Debussy, Verdi and more with Australia’s premier baritone, José Carbó and spectacular emerging classical guitarists, Andrew Blanch and Ariel Nurhadi.
Guitar Brisbane presents Euphoria!; a new collaboration which brings together one of the world’s finest mandolinists, Masataka Hori, with the exquisite guitar and piano duo, mimi duo (Duncan Gardiner – guitar and Setsu Masuda – piano), and the combined forces of the wonderful Mandolins in Brisbane.
Guitar Brisbane presents the New Zealand Guitar Quartet; hailed as a national music treasure and "nothing less than extraordinary". The quartet is formed with internationally accomplished musicians; Owen Moriarty, Jane Curry, John Couch and Vladimir Gorbach.
Guitar Brisbane presents Guitarra Flamenca; acclaimed flamenco guitarist, Paco Lara (Jerez de la Frontera, Spain), together with ARIA nominated flamenco guitarist, Damian Wright, present a performance of flamenco guitar music as well as music by Chick Corea, Jorge Cardoso & more. The afternoon will also feature James Hauptmann on percussion.