Tuesday 28th June at 8pm (Doors and bar open at 7:30pm)
Giulio Tampalini is a guitar professor at the Foundation International Academy in Imola and at the Adria State Conservatory of Music (Italy) and he is regularly invited to give masterclasses all over Europe. He has been hailed internationally as one of the most popular and charismatic classical guitarists, and as such he tours regularly and extensively in his country and abroad.
Winner of the Arts and Culture Prize (Milan, Italy 2014), Giulio is a Warner Classics Artist, has recorded over 25 CDs and he has played more than 2000 concerts all over the world. He has won many prizes at major international guitar competitions. In 2001 he performed at the Christmas concert in the Vatican in honour of the Pope. In 2003 his double CD ‘Francisco Tarrega: Complete Works for Guitar’ was awarded the Golden Guitar at the International Guitar Meeting in Alessandria as ‘Best CD of the year’.
To see him in action go to his youtube channel or, better still, come to Warkworth Memorial Hall on the 28th June.
There will be a short support set of about 10-12 minutes by local guitarist Brian Arthur.
Tickets (£10) should be booked with Peter Burnham, preferably by email to email@example.com . Alternatively telephone him on 01665 711388.