NYGE ACADEMY Course Schedule

EASTER 9-13th April
Residential course at St Stephen’s House, Oxford
Easter Concert: 13th April 7.30pm – SJE Arts
Musical Director: Gerald Garcia
Guest Artists: Vickers Bovey Guitar Duo
Fresh for their Wigmore Hall Debut, the Vickers Bovey Guitar Duo will be performing a selection of duo works and joining NYGE to perform a special version of Gerald Garcia’s “Lorca” concerto, written for two guitars and guitar orchestra based on Spanish themes collected by Garcia Lorca

SUMMER 7-11th August
Residential course at World Youth Guitar Festival (WYGF), Cheltenham
Summer Concerts:
8th August WYGF – Musical Director Gerald Garcia
11th August WYGF – Guest conductor, tbc.

The theme for NYGE’s programme this year is Dedication and consists of pieces originally written for guitar ensemble and dedicated to NYGE by guitarist composers Colin Tommis (Wales), Alfonso Montes (Venezuela) and Mark Houghton (UK).