Tuesday, 27 October 2009

A Gifted Young Musician



I was conducting a wedding ceremony last Saturday evening in Edinburgh when I heard someone playing classical guitar - exceptionally well, I thought - so I went to see who it was.

It turned out to be Adele Neilson. Despite her youth, she's a serious player who earlier this year gave a recital at the Auditorio Claudio Monteverdi, Mantova, Italy, and is a winner of the Chanterelle Guitar Prize.

Find out more about her here, and book now, to avoid disappointment!

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