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Laura is a young guitarist and composer, blessed with rare talents. She attended the Yehudi Menuhin School on a bursary made possible by a donation from the Rolling Stones and graduated with first class honours from the Royal College of Music in 2012 where she also won the Guitar Prize. Her compositions also meet with great success, recently her string piece was danced to by the Royal Ballet School at Sadler’s Wells.
Programme includes Johann Kaspar Mertz, Joaquín Turina and Gabriel Jackson New Work (Festival Commission).
North East Guitar Festival returns with a wonderful series of concerts, international artist debuts, Young Artist Platform, two new commissions, workshops, and free Concourse events. The guitar is unique in its appeal to people of all ages, musical tastes and economic means, no instrument is as...