Date: Fri 14 Aug

Time: 21:30

Length: Approx 70 mins

Tickets: £10 (U18s FREE) - click on the ticket icon

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Name: Andrea Dieci

From: Italy

Style: Classical Guitar


A well-known face in Cornwall, and one of the world's greatest living classical guitarists, Andrea Dieci graduated with special distinction from the Verdi Conservatoire, studied in Siena and Basle with Oscar Ghiglia, and had masterclasses with Julian Bream. He has won numerous prizes and performed for music societies and on festivals across Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.


Dieci's has premiered new music dedicated to him by contemporary composers and his performances have been broadcast by major radio and TV companies, from the BBC to Vatican Radio.


He has released numerous CDs with Nuova Era, Bèrben, DotGuitar, MAP and Brilliant Classics, and won two Golden Guitar awards for the CD of the year, in 2005 and 2017.


Also a renowned teacher, Andrea Dieci has given masterclasses at important music institutions worldwide. He is currently based at the Vecchi-Tonelli Conservatoire in Modena-Carpi, and gives annual masterclasses at the Regondi Guitar Academy in Milan.


His “Complete Guitar Works of Vila-Lobos” at Hellys 2018 was one of THE great concerts... so make sure you are there to bear witness to his Hellys 2020 offering!