Andrew Gough





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Welcome to the website of classical guitarist Andrew Gough.

On these pages you'll find information about Andrew and details of the West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival

Forthcoming Guitar Festivals

Saturday 17th - Thursday 22nd August 2024

West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival 2024

The 31st West Dean Classical Guitar Festival offers outstanding learning and performing opportunities for classical guitarists of all abilities (grade 2 and above) and age eighteen and above. The course includes repertoire and technique classes, lectures, workshops,  and masterclasses. Students are assigned to an ensemble group according to their ability level and receive two private individual lessons.  There are many additional playing opportunities including the guitar orchestra, student concerts and masterclasses given by internationally acclaimed artists, including festival director Andrew Gough, Berta Rojas, David Leisner, Paul Galbraith, Kevin Loh, Manus Noble, Detlev Bork, Alison Bendy, Gerald Garcia and Roland Chadwick's Roccoco Cafe Consort.

 Bursaries are available for 18 to 24 year old students to help with the course fees. Please contact the Bookings Office for further details.

Sponsored by Altamira Guitars, Luthier Strings, Acoustic Guitar Magazine, Classical Guitar Centre Birmingham, Classical Guitar Magazine, and Universal Edition.

West Dean College, West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0QZ, UK.

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Album now available by mail order and via download sites.

An exciting new recording in both stereo and surround sound including works by Steve Reich, David Carroll and Gerald Garcia


Forthcoming events

Sunday 24th  - Tuesday 26th March 2024

Classical Guitar Weekend

with Andrew Gough and Vincent Lindsey-Clark at West Dean College