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CLAUDIO HERNÁNDEZ

Born in Concepción, Chile, belongs to the new generation of Chilean lutenists. He began his guitar studies with Alejandro Gallegos, at the Conservatory of Music "Laurencia Contreras Lema", of that city. His studies of Classical Guitar continue in the University of Chile with Ernesto Quezada and Luis López. He moved to Italy to study lute at the "Accademia Internazionale di Musica", Milan Italy, with Paul Beier. Complementing private classes with Hopkinson Smith and Eduardo Egüez. He has performed in various stages as a soloist, in the main cities of South and Central America and Europe, having qualified and appreciated criticism from the public. Among them, Italy, Spain, England, France, Switzerland, Germany, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Costa Rica and the USA.The invitation of the Society of the Vihuela of Spain, the group Contrattempo of Italy, Lute Society of England; Argentina Association of Lutes and Old Guitars: AALGA, Festival of Ancient Music of Costa Rica, The Musical Weeks of Frutillar of Chile and The Wake Forest University of USA. From 2010 to the present, he founded the ensemble "Ensamble Kayros", of which he is a director, together with prominent Chilean musicians. This is born of the concern for research and execution of the European Renaissance repertoire, focusing on the innovative repertoire of the fifteenth and sixteenth century, experimental and virtuosic, always of the highest artistic level. The organic of the Kayros Ensemble varies according to the program, always giving a particular space to the plucked string instruments such as the Lute, Vihuela, Renaissance guitar and Archilaúd. Claudio Hernández records for "Kayros Records", "Dowland's Lamentation", music of John Dowland and "Madonna per voi ardo" music for Vihuela de Narváez y Milan. He is currently a lute teacher at the "Extension Music Academy" of the University of Chile, in Santiago de Chile.

 

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2018

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April 02, Sunday 7.00

Concert in Santiago, Chile

Monday "Sala America", Biblioteca Nacional. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 651, Santiago, Chile

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August 26, Sunday 6.30

Concert in Santiago, Chile

Sunday "Liga Chileno- Alemana" Av. Vitacura 5875, Vitacura, Santiago

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November 17, Saturday 6.30

Dutch Church, city of London

7 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2HA, England.

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November 20, Tuesday 6.30

Concert in Madrid, Spain

Sociedad de la Vihuela.

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November 22, Tuesday 6.30

Concert in Milan, Italy

Civica Scuola di Musica Claudio Abbado Via Stilicone, 36 Milano, Italy

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November 24, Saturday 6.30

Concert in Paris, France

Accueil Musical, L’église Sanint- Merry 76 Rue de la Verrerie, 75004 Paris, France

CONCERT IN SANTIAGO, CHILE

"Sala America", Biblioteca Nacional. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 651, Santiago, Chile
Monday April 02, 2018

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