Karamazov, Edin | lute

Date created: 16.06.2015.
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An advocate of that which is new, rare or unusual, EDIN KARAMAZOV follows a unique artistic vision, combining the spirit of courageous research aiming at expanding the final frontiers of technique and repertoire for the guitar and the lute. He is the winner of prestigious awards and accolades including Edison Award (2002), Premio Cubadisco (2009), Grammy Nomination (2001), Brit Award (2007), Premio Goffredo Petrassi (2011) and Diapason d'Or (2003). Krzystof Penderecki, Arvo Part, Erkki-Sven Tuur, Peter Sculthorpe, as well as composers for the guitar Leo Brouwer, Dusan Bogdanovic and Nikita Koshkin have composed important pieces for the lute and the guitar dedicated to Edin Karamazov.