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A lover of music and a passionate educator, Simon Powis has a doctorate from Yale University in Classical Guitar Performance and continues to perform internationally. Simon leads a global community of musicians to hone their craft and share it with others.

CGC 030 : SoloDuo

2016-06-26T22:20:19+00:00

SoloDuo is a classical guitar ensemble comprising of Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli. Their work is revered and respected throughout the guitar community and they are also a pleasure [...]

An argument against memorization

2016-10-24T00:19:44+00:00

To watch a soloist, or an ensemble, perform without the score, without any physical partitions, and with a steadfast memory of the work, is incredibly compelling. No doubt about [...]

CGC 026 : Fred Hand

2016-04-25T16:41:09+00:00

Studies with Julian Bream, rubbing shoulders with Meryl Streep, Dustin Hoffman, Pierre Boulez? Yeah, I want to be a classical guitarist too! In this inspiring episode of the Classical [...]

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