William Kanengiser at WGF11

Winchester Guitar Festival 2011 is proud to announce their guest artist is the award winning Grammy artist and LAGQ founder member William Kanengiser who will be making his UK solo debut.

As a founding member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, William Kanengiser tours extensively throughout North America, Asia, and Europe, and has recorded for the GHA, Delos, and Sony Classical labels. Their 2004 Telarc release LAGQ’s Guitar Heroes won a Grammy for Best Classical Crossover Album. The latest release, Spin, features an original composition by Mr. Kanengiser for four guitars, “Turn to the Sea.” LAGQ recently released a live concert DVD for Mel Bay Publications, LAGQ LIVE! and will record a CD of Brazilian music with jazz singer Luciana Souza in 2007. Continue reading