Mon 1 January 0001 - Fri 29 October 2021
Please note Cardiff Guitar Festival 2021 will take place off-site at Salem Chapel (Market Rd, Cardiff, CF5 1QF)
Graham Anthony Devine was born in England and began his musical studies at Chetham’s School of Music, Manchester studying guitar with Gordon Crosskey. At 19 years old, Graham relocated to Brazil where he lived for almost a decade giving many recitals and masterclasses throughout South America during this period.
In April 2002, Graham was awarded first prize at one of the guitar’s most prestigious international competitions, the Alhambra International Guitar Competition held in Alcoy, Spain. He was to repeat this success one month later by winning the first prize at the Emilio Pujol International Guitar Competition, Italy. He is the only English guitarist to win either of these competitions.
Graham records for NAXOS and his many CD releases, which include the music of J.S. Bach through to South American music and twentieth century repertoire, have received rave reviews worldwide. His 2005 NAXOS release, British Guitar music, was chosen as disc of the week on America’s NPR radio station and CLASSIC FM’s John Brunning commented “Graham Devine,
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