17 november - 21:15
Jan Depreter (1975) holds Master Degrees in Music from several Universities and is a prize-winner at more than 16 competitions from Tokyo to Paris. Among his teachers we quote Zoran Dukic, David Russell and Manuel Barrueco.
Depreter is considered one of the remarkable guitar players of our time. Recent performances include concerts in the U.S.A., the U.K., Germany, Portugal, Spain, Luxemburg and in his homeland Belgium, where every year he hosts the most the Antwerpen Gitaarfestival.
Between 2001 and 2003 he was professor of guitar at the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp. Ever since he has regularly been invited to teach masterclasses all over the world.
Acclaimed CD-productions with Klara, Sony and Brilliant Classics document his artistic achievements. His 2015 Brilliant Classics complete recordings of Turina was “the classical guitar album of the year” according to German National Kultur Radio Bayern. In 2017 he recorded his 7th solo album “Dedication” featuring music written for Julian Bream.
His well-loved compositions for solo guitar are published by Ricordi.