Matt Withers is the Head of Guitar at the University of Canberra Music and a Director of the Canberra Classical Guitar Society. He was recently named the Best ACT Classical Solo Artist of 2012 in the MusicACT Annual Music Awards (MAMAs).
The concert will be held at 7:30pm, Friday 15 November at Wesley Music Centre, National Circuit, Forrest, ACT. Program details can be found on www.mattwithers.com.au Tickets available at the door. Adult $30, concession $25, full-time student $15, children under 12 Free. Enquiries: Matt Withers 0401 023 767.
Matt has toured extensively around Australia as well as performed internationally. In 2010, he was featured as a Rising Star in at the Australian Pavilion at the World Expo in Shanghai, China.
He is a member of two of Australia’s foremost guitar ensembles, the Brew Guitar Duo and Guitar Trek (founded by Timothy Kain in 1987).
In its 10th year, the Brew Guitar Duo launched Home Recitals, an innovative new concert project that brings world-class performances into the homes of music lovers. Whether it be an intimate private recital, an international festival concert, or a radio broadcast to millions, the Brew Guitar Duo is always committed to building strong ties with its audiences. Everything from the choice of fun and colourful repertoire, to the player’s electrifying personal rapport and stage presence, combines to make a Brew concert a unique and exciting musical experience. Visit http://www.HomeRecitals.com. for more information.