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Bradford Werner Plays Sarabande by Poulenc

Bradford Werner Plays Sarabande by Poulenc

Bradford Werner plays Sarabande for Guitar, To Ida Presti, (FP179) by Francis Poulenc (1899-1963). Composed in 1960. I love this piece for it’s motivic repetition and overall calm feel.  Read more via wiki: “Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (1899–1963) was a…

VCM Guitar Faculty Recital (Nov.18, 2018)

VCM Guitar Faculty RecitalSunday, November 18, 2018, 2:30pmWood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of MusicAdmission by Donation The Guitar faculty of the Victoria Conservatory of Music present a program of Rebay, Villa-Lobos, Genge, Torroba, and Ponce! Although there is no guitar department…

Bradford Werner & Students Play Solo Classical Guitar (Nov.16)

Bradford Werner – Classical Guitar w/ Álvar Mas Mármol, Isaac Liu, & Morgan SheeleyNovember 16th, 2018, 7:00-8:00pmWood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of MusicAdmission by Donation VCM guitar faculty Bradford Werner & VCM students Isaac Liu, Morgan Sheeley, and Álvar Mas Mármol…

Bradford Werner & Douglas Hensley Play Duets

VCM Guitar Faculty Bradford Werner (me) and Douglas Hensley play Renaissance lute and vihuela duets. Canone & Spagna a due liuti by Francesco da Milano (c. 1497–1543) – From the Cavalcanti lute book (1590). Sobre el canto llano del Conde…

End of Term Student Recital – Congrats

Great performances from all my classical guitar students on June 5th, 2018! Was so happy to see everyone, even the youngest students who just started, play both solos and ensembles.

Guitar Adjudicating at Mount Royal Conservatory

Congrats to all the amazing students and their teachers at Mount Royal Conservatory in Calgary who played for me on November 26-28th. This is the 2nd time I’ve been invited to adjudicate their fall festival. Such fantastic performances and nice,…
Victoria Guitar Trio

VGT Video Shoot in Vancouver

Had a great time doing a video shoot in Vancouver with Victoria Guitar Trio (Michael Dias, Adrian Verdejo, and Bradford Werner) & Mark Mushet who runs Vancouver Review Media. The video features one of our works from our new album…

VCM Faculty Guitar Recital, 2017

Friday, Nov. 10, at 7:30pmWood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of MusicAdmission by donation Come see the various guitar faculty perform. I’ll be playing some duos and trios on the first half of the programme. Vocal Intabulations for Two LutesArr. Wolff Heckel…

Concentric Rings by the Victoria Guitar Trio

As many of you know, I play in the Victoria Guitar Trio with two of my closest friends and colleagues, Michael Dias and Adrian Verdejo. Over the years we’ve commissioned and performed many contemporary works by Canadian composers. Last year, with the…

Robert Barto Concert in Victoria

The Lute Society of America’s WestFest Workshop was in Victoria this year and included a performance by the amazing Robert Barto. I have long been a huge fan of Barto, his recordings of Sylvius Leopold Weiss and Bernhard Joachim Hagen being…