Brian Wright
Lute & romantic guitar

Brian Wright is a Fellow of Trinity College of Music (London) and studied with Anthony Rooley, Adele Kramer, Michael Jesset and Anthony Gilbert (composition).

He has given recitals at Music Societies, Festivals, Independent schools; performed on radio and TV and for the National trust throughout the United Kingdom. International recitals, teaching, adjudication at competitions, radio and TV have taken place in Italy, Spain, Belgium, Yugoslavia, Poland, Czech Republic, France, Ukraine, Slovakia, Germany, Holland, Russia, Bulgaria, China, Belarus and the USA. Many of his international concerts have been supported by the British Council. Since 1992 he has taught at the International Summer School of Early Music in Valtice, Czech Republic and in 2003 he made a film for Czech television on the subject of his concert activities with the Czech singer Jarmila Chaloupkova.

He is a published composer and one of the foremost lutenist/composers in the world. His compositions and arrangements have been played by leading International lutenists and guitarists.

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About The Class

The class is mainly concerned with the repertoire for renaissance lute, baroque lute and the 19th century repertoire for the guitar. Some tuition will also be given for some other plucked string instruments.

Suggested Repertoire

Lute and guitar music from the 16th-19th century. Participants are also encouraged to bring their own arrangements for solo lute or lute ensemble.

Level Of Skills Required

All levels

Maximum number of students


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