Thursday, August 10, 2017
Erlendis Quartet awarded first prize in California
The RDAM guitar ensemble Erlendis Quartet was awarded first prize in one of the most prestigious guitar competitions
The GFA International Ensemble Competition was organised by The Guitar Foundation of America. The competition took place during GFA International Convention from 19-24th of June in Fullerton, California, USA. The first prize consists of $1,200 and a concert during the next GFA Convention in June 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. Erlendis Quartet competed with 9 other ensembles from all over the world.
Erlendis Quartet (Anna Chorazyczewska, Adrian Furmankiewicz, Wojciech Jurkiewicz and Karol Mruk) is studying in the advanced postgraduate (soloist) programme for ensembles at The Royal Danish Academy of Music under the tutelage of Professor Tim Frederiksen and Associate Professor Jesper Sivebæk.
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