Kazuhito Yamashita is a Japanese classical guitarist who was born in Nagasaki in 1961. His technique and expression are highly regarded among peers and fans. By the age of 32, Yamashita had already released 52 albums, which altogether include repertoires for solo guitar, guitar concertos, chamber music and collaborations with other renowned musicians. Yamashita began studying the guitar at the age of eight under the guidance of his father Toru Yamashita. While still in his twenties, he made his first appearances in Canada’s Toronto International Guitar Festival and gave a solo recital at the Musikverein (Grosser Saal) in Vienna, while also performing in the US and UK. He gave solo recitals in concert halls around the world such as the Lincoln Center and has performed with a variety of orchestras and conductors in Europe, North America and Asia.
Kazuhito Yamashita (山下和仁, born 1961 in Nagasaki) is a Japanese classical guitarist. His technique and expression are highly acclaimed. By the age of 32, Yamashita had already released 52 albums, including repertoires for solo guitar, guitar concertos, chamber music and collaborations with other renowned musicians such as James Galway. To date, he has released a total of 83 albums.
The Boston Classical Guitar Society proudly presents master guitarist Kazuhito Yamashita in concert. Legendary Japanese guitarist Kazuhito Yamashita is one of the most acclaimed and daring artistic visionaries of our time. His international career began after victories in three of the most importa. Following his 1987 Boston Symphony Hall debut recital with iconic flutist Sir James Galway, the Boston Globe wrote: Yamashita is a phenomenally gifted artist, who, one imagines, could turn the most mundane exercise into a fascinating musical excursion.
CD Kazuhito Yamashita Guitar Concertos Vivaldi Carulli Giuliani Janacek NICE. James Galway & Kazuhito Yamashita - Italian Serenade - works for Flute and Guita. Creator : Cimarosa,Yamashita, Kazuhito,Gal. Release Date : 2008-06-12. Product Category : Music.
While still in his twenties, he made his first appearances in Canada's Toronto International Guitar Festival and gave a solo recital in the Musikverein (Grosser Saal) in Vienna, he also performed in the US and UK.
Kazuhito Yamashita (born 1961 in Nagasaki) is a Japanese classical guitarist. Especially during his formative years, Yamashita was well-known for not limiting himself to existing guitar technique or ways of playing. Yamashita has recorded for BMG (RCA), Crown Classics, Japan Victor, King Records and Alfa Records. Kazuhito Yamashita Plays Bach - Compelete Lute Suite in E minor, BWV 996 - Compelete Lute Partita in C minor, BWV 997 - Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in E-flat major, BWV 998 - Compelete Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 - Compelete Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002 - Compelete Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003 - Compelete Partita No. 2 in D.
Kazuhito Yamashita for guitar). Achille-Claude Debussy Composer. Rafael Aguirre Guitar. 2. a soirée dans Grenade (arr. guitar).
Album · 2017 · 12 Songs. 38. By Fernando Sor - Kazuhito Yamashita & Koyumi Yamashita. 3. Intermezzo from 'Goyescas'. By Enrique Granados - Kazuhito Yamashita & Koyumi Yamashita. Especially during his formative years, Yamashita was well-known for not limiting himself to "existing guitar technique" or "ways of playing".
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|A1||Variations Sur "Que Ne Suis-Je La Fougère" op.26
Composed By – Fernando Sor
Composed By – Benjamin Britten
|B1||Sonata "Omaggio A Boccherini"
Composed By – Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco
|B2||Variations On A Catalan Folk Song op.25
Composed By – John W. Duarte
- Manufactured By – Victor Musical Industries, Inc.
NotesOriginally released on RCA Victor, but labels pasted over with JVC-stickers as seen in photographs.
Comes with 12" factsheet in japanese language.
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