Australian born guitarist Craig Ogden will be the performer for Sleaford Music Club’s next concert in the 2014/2015 season.
The recital will be on Friday November 7 at 7.30pm in the Civic Suite of North Kesteven District Council offices, Eastgate, Sleaford.
Craig is one of the most exciting artists of his generation. He studied guitar from the age of seven and percussion from the age of 13. He is the youngest instrumentalist to have received a Fellowship Award from the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester.
One of the UK’s most recorded guitarists, his recordings have received wide acclaim. Craig’s Classic FM albums The Guitarist and Summertime both shot straight to Number 1 in the UK classical chart in summer 2010 and 2011 respectively followed by the release of Christmas Time in November 2013. Craig’s latest recording for Classic FM ‘Summer Guitar’ was released in June 2014, also going straight to Number 1 in the classical chart.
Craig’s programme will feature favourites of the guitar repertoire through to new, exciting and accessible material and will include works by Albeniz, Scarlatti, Tadic, Walton and Giuliani.
Admission on the door is £12 (£11 conc). For further details contact Andy Lyon on 01529 304389