Wednesday, 11 January 2012

Exclusive Interview with Classical Guitarist, Craig Ogden


Today Danny interviewed and played a track by the world renown classical guitarist, Craig Ogden.

Craig has been playing guitar from the age of seven and is a well established solo artists in the world of classical music. Not only has both his solo albums in 2010 and 2011 shot to number one in the UK classical charts, but he's also played concertos with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and is a principal lecturer at the Royal Northern College of Music and also a frequent guest lecturer at London's Royal College of Music. Originally from Perth, Australia Craig moved to Manchester for his musical studies.

Craig plays his recital at Beechwood Park School, Pickford Road, Markyate, Herts, AL3 8AW on the 27th January at 7pm. He ensures us that his recital will include a range of music from classical to contemporary music. Craig makes his live events "relaxed" and "chilled out" so if you fancy a classical event without all the formalities then this even could be right up your street. To get tickets email louisepeck@beechwoodpark.herts.sch.uk or phone 01582 840333 ext. 4. Adults are £12 and concessions (under 18 and students) are £5.

For Craig's website, head to http://www.craigogden.com/

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