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Spanish Guitar with International Artist Carles Pons

  • Whidbey Island Center for the Arts 565 Camano Avenue Langley, WA, 98260 United States (map)

CARLES PONS ALTÉS, he began his music studies in the city of Lleida with Mr. Jordi Montagut. Moving to Barcelona in 1986, he attended classes for the Higher Music Degree at the Municipal Higher Conservatoire while undertaking further guitar studies with Mr Manuel González.

He has taught masterclasses and courses at the Bahrain Music Institute (Persian Gulf), the University of Ankara (Turkey), Irun Festival (Spain), Burgos Festival (Spain), Segovia Guitar Festival (Spain), Lima-Perú Festival, Phillips Academy Andover (Boston) , “III International Guitar Festival Pro-musica/SESC” in Caxias do Sul (Brasil) , Branjka Banja (rep. Serbia and Montenegro) in USA (Eastfield College Dallas; Fullerton University LA, UTD Dallas, Oklahoma University, Wesleyan University, and TTU in Lubbock)

Carles is a member of the jury at the International Guitar Competition of Zarautz, in Aranda Duero Competion, Ollería-Luis Mylan (Spain), Caxias Competion (Brasil) ,in Vivace-Lima Contest (Perú) , Sernacelhe Competion (Portugal) ...

He has recorded for Chanel 1 of the RTB (Bahrain Radio and Television), for RAI (Italy), for ETB (Euskadi Television) , for RTT1 (Turkey Radio and television), and UCS-TV (cable tv from Brasil), RTS-Serbia television ..

His concert career has spanned nearly 20 years. Concertizing has taken him to all parts of Spain as well as to Bahrain (Persic Gulf), Turkey, Bulgaria, Brasil , Perú, Germany, Rep. Of Serbia, England, Austria, Mexico, Rep. Slovaquia, French, Switzerland, Italy, USA, Japan …

He has played with orchestras like Barcelona orchestra “Kamerart”, “Fundation Orchestra” of Irún, “Ensemble Instrumental du Léman” of Switzerland, “International Festival Orchestra of Nis (Serbia)”; he has played under such conductors as Jordi Colomer, Juan Jose Ocón, Frank Rodriguez-Freites. Bela Koteles  and Michele Santorsola.

All Seats $18
Piano Bar opens one hour before each performance

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