An exciting guitar festival is coming to Cawsand Bay

Craig Ogden. Photo credit :© PŒl Hansen

Craig Ogden. Photo credit :© PŒl Hansen - Credit: Archant

An exciting new classical guitar weekend is coming to Cawsand Bay with international players Craig Ogden, Eden Stell Guitar Duo and Alison Smith

The Cawsand Bay Guitarfest, will take place in the picturesque twin villages of Cawsand and Kingsand 13 - 15 September 2019. Combining great music in an area of outstanding natural beauty inspires creativity. There will be public concerts and a weekend course which includes concerts, a master class, workshops, ensemble playing, a guitar luthier's exhibition and talks, cream tea, sea view dinners and lots of fun in a friendly environment led by top professional players and teachers.

This is a weekend not to be missed with a superb line up of Classic FM chart topping Craig Ogden, one of the world's finest guitarists (Head of Guitar at the Royal Northern College of Music), Mark Eden & Chris Stell (Eden Stell Guitar Duo) internationally renowned for their dynamism, innovation and breathtaking virtuosity (teaching positions at the Royal College of Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire) and Alison Smith, one of the UK's most exciting and lyrical guitarists, who often leaves audiences spellbound by her sensitive playing (teaching position University of Plymouth and previously Royal Conservatoire of Scotland).

The public concerts are open to all ages and the weekend course is for any classical guitarists aged 18 years and over and must be booked in advance. To discover more and for full details of what is included, cost and booking, please visit the festival website.