FERNANDO ESPÍ - baroque guitar, Spain
FERNANDO ESPÍ graduated with an Award for Excellence in his academic degree from international maestro D. José Tomás at the Superior Conservatory "Oscar Esplá" in Alicante. He has a professional degree in the specialty of Early Music with stringed instruments and a degree in History and Music Sciences. Fernando was introduced to Early music when he heard the recording of Dezidle al Cavallero with music for vihuela and Renaissance guitar. Since then he has performed at guitar and Early music festivals tirelessly and produced various recordings that have been very well received by his peers. He has been awarded prizes in both national and international competitions of recognized prestige. Fernando has toured internationally throughout more than thirty countries within Europe, America, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. He currently teaches at the "Manuel Massotti" Conservatory of Music in Murcia.