Sep 13 2017 19:30 - 21:30

The Centre, Chywoone Hill, TR18 5AR Newlyn

Christian Lavernier is the world-renowned, Paris-based Italian guitarist who has won numerous prestigious international music competitions and attended masterclasses with such great guitarists as Alirio Diaz and David Russell.

A performer whose career has taken him to the worldwide stage, Christian has been described as "one of the finest improvisers there has ever been". He has performed at major festivals from London to Tokyo and toured in every continent of the world, as a soloist and collaborating with leading artists from different musical genres such as Tommy Emmanuel, Antonella Ruggiero, Sarah Jane Morris and Peter Finger.

His masterclasses are renowned throughout the world, and he has taught in Argentina, Japan, Mexico, Spain, Turkey, the United States and Venezuela; he has also appeared as a jury member on major international competitions.

In this series of performances, Christian Lavernier performs a combination of music from the early 19th century and improvisations.

He plays guitars by Jose Ramirez, and is an official endorser of Aquila Corde.

Additional information

  • Excellent disabled access
  • Toilet facilities
  • Tea & coffee available in the interval

General Admission

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Accompanied U16s

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