South Bay Guitar Society and The Carmel Guitar Society present renowned artist, Dragos Ilie, LIVE at Pacific Grove Art Center this Friday. Join for an evening of stirring performance from the renowned guitarist know for work with esteemed orchestras and ensembles around the world.
Originally from Romania, Dragos Ilie resides in the United States and has earned recognition from his concerts and recordings across Asia, Europe, and the US. A respected teacher and member of the recently founded non-profit, Ex-Aequo, his artistry, dedication, and mastery are sought throughout the world of classical guitar.
A winner of more than 40 Grand Prizes and dozens of others across international music competitions, his standout ability has delighted audiences in concert and attracted featured artist placements on the chamber music scene, including with the Austin Guitar Quartet—a group nominated for a GRAMMY.
“Beautiful tone, sensitivity and great musicianship. Dragos has a wonderful command of our instrument! A bright present and even brighter future." -René Izquierdo, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee