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Young Artist Platform

Sat 27 Oct 2018

Young Artist Platform

Come and hear Dimitris Soukaras and Will Scott, the future stars of the guitar, as IGF’s Young Artist Platform (YAP) presents the very best of young international talent. Featuring new commissions by Joe Cutler and Graham Lynch.

YAP offers much needed opportunities for young guitarists in the early stages of their careers. Audition winners are offered concerts at all of IGF’s festivals that year, including London Guitar Festival as well as workshops and mentoring.


IGF’s programme for new guitar music, new players and new audiences. New commissions by Errollyn Wallen, Joe Cutler, Graham Lynch and Howard Skempton.

International Guitar Foundation and Festivals is supported by PRS Foundation’s The Open Fund for Organisations.

About the festival

London Guitar Festival 2018 features a wonderful series of concerts, masterclasses and competitions. We look forward to an exciting line-up of major international artists and young artist making their debuts. Europe’s foremost Flamenco act, the Gerardo Nuñez Quintet is headlining the Friday night, and the amazing Ana Vidovic concludes the Big Night of the Guitar on Saturday evening.  This year we especially welcome performances from exciting YOUNG STARS as part of the new EuroStrings Project, as well as our own Young Artist Platform and Aspire stage.

Date:Sat 27 Oct 2018
Start time:12pm (Doors: 11.30am)
Venue:St Pancras Room

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