Styles Classical / Spanish
Counties Armagh • Down • Fermanagh • Londonderry • Tyrone • Carlow
This classical guitarist is based in Northern Ireland and originally hails from Slovakia where he was born in 1980.
He studied at the University of Constantine the Philosopher in Nitra where he qualified as a teacher status of classical guitar tutor and finished his conservatoire studies in Privat conservatoire, Topolcany where he studied with Milos Tomasovic (finalist of the Radio France classical guitar competition and member of Bratislava guitar quartet).
He has gained honourable mention in the National competition of classical guitarists in 2001 in Kosice and has played with a number of chamber orchestras and in duos on varous occassions (cafes, restaurants, gallery exibitions etc).
He is also playing in a mainstream jazz band with which he was invited to a national competition on Slovak radio of Slovak jazz bands. In Northern Ireland he has taken part in the Ballymena Arts Festival in 2004 performed at Slemish college. He is actively teaching classical and jazz guitar in Ballymena and pioneering classical guitar in Northern Ireland.