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Cristina Galietto (Guimaraes International Guitar Festival)

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Cristina Galietto’s musical studies have been strongly influenced by the presence of her father Alberto, a classical guitar teacher, who introduced her to this wonderful musical instrument. At the age of 10, she started attending the Conservatory of Music “San Pietro a Majella” in Naples. Cristina participated in numerous national and international music competitions, obtaining…

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Katarzyna Smolarek

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Katarzyna Smolarek is a Polish guitarist born in 1995. She started playing the guitar at the age of 8. She was studying classical guitar in Polish music schools with professor Lidia Przyłęcka and professor Ryszard Bałauszko. In 2015 she started her bachelor degree at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg with professor Marco Diaz-Tamayo. She was awarded over 20 prizes…

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You Wu

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You Wu was born in 1993 in Lishu, China, where he began to study guitar under his father tutelage at the age of 8.  Later he studied guitar with prof. Danny Yeh in the Middle Music School affiliated to Shanghai Conservatory of Music. In the year of 2012 he graduated from Shanghai Conservatory of Music, and…

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Stanislav Steshenko (Antwerpen Gitaarfestival)

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Stanislav Steshenko was born 15.01.1996. At the age of five Stanislav began to learn vocals and piano, and later at the age of 9 years he begins to study guitar in Mirgorod music school (teacher Kasyanenko M,2004-2011) Graduates from the Kyiv Music College named after Glier (2011-2015, teacher Drozdova O). He is currently a student at the…

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Julia Trintschuk

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Julia Trintschuk began learning the guitar at the age of 4 with her father Anatoli Trintschuk. At the early age of 6, she became a student of Prof. Mario Sicca in Stuttgart. Later she studied with Martin Wiedmann, Prof. Johannes Monno, Ivo and Sofia Kaltchev, and Mateus dela Fonte. During this time she received many prizes and…

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Misael Barraza-Diaz

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Born in 1990 in Sonora, Mexico, Misael Barraza-Diaz is one of the most outstanding Mexican guitarists of his generation. He graduated “Summa Cum Laude” from the Master Guitarra Alicante, a special program where he studied with world-renowned musicians David Russell, Manuel Barrueco, Ignacio Rodes, Paul O’dette, Hopkinson Smith, Fabio Zanon, Roberto Aussell and Shin Ichi Fukuda. As of…

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Tomasz Radziszewski

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Tomasz graduated from Grażyna Bacewicz Elementary School of Music in Nowa Sól in classical guitar class under Elżbieta Cichocka and Mieczysław Karłowicz Secondary Music  School in Zielona Góra in classical guitar class under Master of Arts Jarosław Lewandowski. Tomasz is a student of Karol Lipiński Academy of Music under prof. dr hab. Piotr Zaleski, who…

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Viktor Đuknić

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Viktor Đuknić was born in 1992 in Valjevo (Serbia). At age 8 he started to play guitar. Finished elementary and secondary music education in the class of prof. Milkica Ponjavic. In 2011 enrolled into the Faculty of Arts in Novi Sad (Serbia) in the class of Mr. Zoran Krajisnik. Finished Masters studies in the class of prof. Srdjan…

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Yuki Saito

One of the best Japanese Young Guitarist “Yuki Saito” was born in 1997 in Tokyo (Japan) and started playing the guitar at the age of five. In Japan, he studied guitar under Kazuhito Osawa, Noboru Muraji, Daisuke Suzuki, Mariko Tsubokawa, Kiyoshi Shomura, Tsuneo Ema, Yong Tae Kim, and Soichi Muraji. In addition, he studied composition…

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Simone Rinaldo

Italian Guitarist, Simone Rinaldo graduated at Conservatory of Music “G. Verdi” of Milan in 2013 under the teaching of M. V. Jedlowski with Summa cum Laude (Bachelor of Music in Classical Guitar). In February 2016 he graduated with F. Biraghi with Summa Cum Laude and Special Mention (Master of Music in Classical Guitar). Simone has…

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