- Start: Saturday 22 June - 20:00
- Auditorium: Cellar Bar
Three of the UK’s most exciting Guitarists and Composers take to the stage to entertain, shock and move you beyond the known limits of Guitar music.
Grammy Award winner and Avant Garde wunderkind has performed with the likes of Dominic Miller (STING), Hugh Burns (George Michael), Ronnie Johnson (Van Morrison, Leo Sawyer).
His unique contemporary instrumental music draws on elements of World Music, Jazz, Classical and New-Acoustic, all honed into a highly refined and melodically driven compositional approach.
“His totally radical, unique approach to the instrument is awe-inspiring … exploring the cutting edge of endless possibilities as if it were his home.” – Time Out / London
The Classical Guitars Wizard of OZ. Since arriving in the UK in 1997, Roland Chadwick has been hailed as a guitarist’s guitarist by the likes of John Renbourn and Tommy Emmanuel. His recordings with Steve Vai, Barriemore Barlow (Jethro Tull), Sir George Martin and the English Chamber Orchestra are regarded as classics of their type.
“To the music of contemporary greats such as Brouwer, Domeniconi and Dyens I now add Roland Chadwick. His music is nothing short of genius.” Minor 7th Magazine
A one-man Groove Orchestra of epic proportions taking you on a journey from minimalist solo guitar to looped cinematic sounds and explosive six string explorations. A boundary-breaking guitarist and composer.
“Tremendous – a genuine privilege to witness” – Headliner Magazine
Running time: 140 minutes including interval