CLASSICAL GUITAR AND LUTE
Area: Within 150 miles of Gloucester
Repertoire: Classical Guitar and Renaissance Lute (Medieval Minstrel)
Profile: John studied music at Bath Spa University under the guidance of Tom Kerstens and performs regularly on both classical guitar and Renaissance lute. Recent performances include a recital of John Dowland lute songs and solos at the Marlborough Summer School, a concert featuring Benjamin Britten folk songs at the Malmesbury Festival, a recital of classical guitar duets in the Wyvern Theatre and a performance of Concierto de Arenjuez with North Wiltshire Symphony Orchestra.
He has played at the WOMAD Festival and broadcast live on Mike Read’s BBC radio show. Television appearances include James May’s ‘Man Lab’ and ‘The Only Way is Essex’ where John featured as a Medieval Minstrel!