World known master of the lute and guitar Edin Karamazov will have a recital in the atrium of the Rector's Palace on Saturday, September 17, as part of the International Late Summer Music Festival in Dubrovnik. Concert starts at 9 pm.
The media and the public around the world considere him the greatest master of the lute and the guitar today. His virtuoso performances got him numerous awards – he has won the prestigious Edison (2002), Premio Cubadisco for best foreign musician in Cuba (2009), Premio Goffredo Petrassi for the best instrumentalist in Italy (2011), the Brit Award (2007) and Diapason d'Or, just like several other awards and was nominated for a Grammy award (2001).
He got the attention of the world with the album "Songs From the Labyrinth", which he has recorded with Sting in 2006 and that was sold in three million copies in only three months. The so-called "lawyer of new, rare or unusual," follows a unique artistic vision, combining the spirit of bold exploration with the aim of broadening the boundaries of technique and repertoire for guitar and lute. In April this year, he has had a concert with the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra for which the ticket more was asked, and all those who missed itor would like to listen virtuosic music by great musician again, will have a chance to hear this on Saturday: Giovanni B.Pergolesi: SONATA Fernando Sor: VARIATIONS “O CARA ARMONIA” op.9 Agustin Barrios : TRES VALSAS op.5 Leo Brouwer : EL DECAMERON NEGRO Astor Piazzolla: TRES PIEZAS DEL TANGO NUEVO