Tag youth

Nikita Koshkin: Changing the Guard

Nikita Koshkin (I presume) conducting his own work (also presumed) “Changing the Guard” with a youth guitar orchestra. I like the violent thrusts of sound and angular lines. Cool work for a youth group. I’m sure you are familiar with Koshkin’s compositions…

Augustus Woodrow-Tomizuka & Noah Kim Play Piazzolla

These youth guitarists are doing great. I believe Noah Kim is a student of Scott Tennant. Not sure who the other studies with but great work to both of them. Piazzolla (1921-1992) Augustus Woodrow-Tomizuka, guitar I | Noah Kim, guitar…

Seyoung Park plays Etude No.1 by Villa-Lobos

I enjoy posting a few videos every month on youth guitarists both to support them and to see how the younger generation is approaching the instrument and culture. One of the youth I’ve featured before and here again is Korean…

Seyoung Park plays Allegro from BWV 998 by Bach

Another great youth guitarist. This is Korean guitarist Seyoung Park who’s been playing since 2009 and, as you can see, has progressed wonderfully. You can also check out more videos of her on her father’s YouTube channel. She does a great…

Shi Long Fan Performing a 15min Set

I’ve been highlighting five youth guitarists over the past few days. Well, actually, sorry, only four since I could not find a video of Yang Hao who tied for 1st place. All of the youth are prize winners from the 8th Velbert Segovia-Wettbewerb  2012 youth competition…

Alecu-Vicentiu Ciapi plays Saudade No. 3 by Roland Dyens

I’ll be highlighting five youth guitarists over the next few days. All of the youth are prize winners from the 8th Velbert Segovia-Wettbewerb  2012 youth competition (under 14 years). Alecu-Vicentiu Ciapi (Romania) placed 3rd. Here is Alecu-Vicentiu Ciapi playing Saudade No. 3 by Roland Dyens back…

Vidak Mićović plays Caprice No. 24 by Paganini

I’ll be highlighting five youth guitarists over the next few days. All of the youth are prize winners from the 8th Velbert Segovia-Wettbewerb  2012 youth competition (under 14 years). Vidak Mićović tied for 4th with Paulina Monno (Germany) whom I featured yesterday. Here is Vidak Mićović playing…

Paulina Monno Plays Jongo by Paulo Bellinati

I’ll be highlighting five youth guitarists over the next few days. All of the youth are prize winners from the 8th Velbert Segovia-Wettbewerb  2012 youth competition (under 14 years). Paulina Monno (Germany) tied for 4th place with Vidak Mićović who I will feature tomorrow. Here…

Kuang Junhong plays Villa-Lobos Etude 7

Kids these days and their music! But really, this is amazing for a 12 year old or anyone else for that matter. By the way, if you are interested in seeing other great youth guitarists check out the tag for…

Woo Tak Kim plays Rodrigo

Video Link: Some fine playing by South Korean youth Woo Tak Kim during last year’s GFA festival. Woo Tak Kim placed second in the youth competition. This is great, it’s pretty aggressive playing but with just enough sensitivity! Woo! Un tiempo…