Judah Bensadon, classical guitarist (born 1955 in Gibraltar) Ass.London College of Music. He started taking guitar lessons at the age of 11, under the guidance of William Gomez M.B.E., disciple of Narciso Yepes. At the age of 13, Judah was already appearing on local radio and television shows and later on guitar recitals. For three consecutive years he has received the Young Musician of the Year award in the guitar section. Judah was also taught harmony and composition by Hector Cortes who prepared him for admission to the Robert Brightmore L.C.M. Once back in Gibraltar, William Gomez and Judah Bensadon formed the musical group VIBRATIONS, which has performed for over twenty-five years giving concerts in Scotland, Ireland and Spain. J.Bensadon plays on a guitar built by (Marcelo Barbero).
Miguel Ángel Franco Martín is a guitarist and musician with a degree in music pedagogy from the Universidad Pedagógica Nacional. He studied recorder, modern harmony, arranging, orchestration, choir and orchestra conducting. .
Miguel is a teacher, director of vocal and instrumental groups. He studied classical guitar with Jaime Arias Obregón, Gentil Montaña and jazz guitar with Gabriel Rondón.
He trained in the Suzuki method with Marilyn O’Boyle, Bill Kossler, MaryLou Roberts and Diana Chagalj.
Since 2005, he has been teaching Suzuki guitar in his school “Ad libitum Escuela de Guitarra”.
He has also been a professor at the Universidad el Bosque, choir and orchestra director at the Fundación Batuta, Fundación Música en los Templos and Colegio Nuestra Señora de Fátima de la Policía Nacional..
Born in Mexico City in 1980. He holds a degree in Guitar Instrumentalist from the Faculty of Music of the UNAM, and was a disciple of Gerardo Tamez, René Viruega, Óscar Cárdenas and Guillermo Flores Méndez who, as guitarists and composers, had a decisive influence on his future vocation. He also participated in Néstor Castañeda’s …
At a very young age, I was lulled by music: singing and playing the piano with my family. My mother used to put us to sleep at the piano with the great classics. Thanks to the musicians who helped me grow musically, especially Roque Carbajo, and still today, the only people with whom I can …
Mauricio Venegas was born in 1978 in Montreal. He was introduced to music at a very early age and began to take classical guitar technique more seriously in 1995 with his first teacher Ivan Contreras. In the early years, he already had a strong interest in composition. He will also train with Andrés Samper, Roque …
Born in Montreal in 1949, Claude Sirois took private lessons at the Ste-Croix School of Music and devoted himself to the classical repertoire..
In 1977, he adapts his classical guitar technique to Quebec song by recording his first disc as a soloist..
Claude Sirois is the first guitarist who marketed the classical guitar in Quebec. Today, he has several CDs and collections of his published compositions..
Giorgio Signorile was born in 1962 in Cuneo Italy. He began studying guitar at the local Conservatory, first with Pino Briasco and then with Paolo Manzo, graduating in 1986 with honors..
Later he worked with Betho Davezac and Leo Brouwer, starting a concert activity as a soloist and in chamber music groups..
In this first period he dedicated himself mainly to contemporary music with L’Assieme Chitarristico Italiano and with this formation he recorded two CDs..
At the same time he began to write for his instrument and this activity became the most important: in 2007 his activity as a composer expanded and the collaboration with publishing houses such as Zedde, Sinfonica and especially Ut Orpheus resulted in a series of publications dedicated to the guitar..
His latest CD “Riflessi”, produced by CNI Music of Rome, collects a series of compositions for solo guitar published in recent years by the Bolognese publishing house Ut Orpheus..
Damián Báez Galván is a Mexican composer who graduated from the Conservatorio de las Rosas in Morelia, Michoacán. .
He is a professor of ethnomusicology at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), graduated with honors. .
He has attended seminars in composition with Tristán Murail, Helmut Lachenman, Beat Furrer and Hans Thomalla, among others. .
His string quartet “A la selva que aún nos queda” was chosen to be performed at the 2006 edition of the legendary Darmstädter Ferienkurse in Germany, within the composition student circuit..
Musician and composer, Louis Morneau has distinguished himself in a wide variety of musical styles. .
He has performed regularly in concerts throughout Quebec, as a soloist and within several classical, world music and pop groups. .
He played with the ensemble Amalgáma in its early days. He has been the recipient of several grants from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec..
Nearly twenty years ago, Louis turned his attention to recording and producing with a constant preoccupation for the delivery of a quality, rich and profound sound of the works entrusted to him and the shows in which he participated as a sound designer and sound engineer. .
Soon after, he discovered an art that has fascinated and fascinated him ever since: mastering. He fully realizes himself in this profession which requires a rigorous technique as much as his artistic sense..
Ernesto Hernández Lunagómez was born in the state of Veracruz, Mexico..
He is considered the most important guitarist and composer of concert music of his generation in Mexico. Ernesto Hernández Lunagómez, has also received several awards in competitions and festivals..
Currently, Ernesto Hernández Lunagómez is conducting an intense concert tour as a soloist throughout Mexico and Europe to promote his works for solo guitar..
His musical writing is inspired by forms and styles of ancient compositions, preferably the bipartite sonatas of Domenico Scarlatti, but with a mixture of styles that make his guitaristic work original and unique.