We are very excited at WYGF to welcome from Australia Duo Agostino to the 2013 artistic line-up. Janet and Raffaele have been performing together for over 25 years and are celebrated for their warm and engaging stage presence. They are hugely experienced teachers and have an abundance of ensemble expertise (perfect for WYGF!) directing groups of guitarists in the Sydney Summer School and Sydney Guitar Society, Darwin International Guitar Festival, and also at the Sydney Conservatoire. They will come with their own special brand of humour and some exciting guitar ensembles which students will love!
The Trinity Guildhall YouTube competition evolved from the idea of having a guitar competition at WYGF without the pressure of a live performance in front of an audience. Competitors were able to submit their best ‘live’ video recording and up-load it to their own YouTube account and each entry was then linked into our own WYGF09 YouTube channel’s Trinity Guildhall competition playlist for all to see and hear. Continue reading