Masterclass with Tim Kain
Friday 2 June 2017
Level 3, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Sydney Conservatorium of Music offers you the opportunity to attend a masterclass with acclaimed guitarist Tim Kain. You are invited to witness him working with talented students, workshopping techniques to perfect their craft in an ‘open lesson’ format.
Timothy Kain is one of Australia’s leading instrumentalists. Among his many overseas concert activities he has toured the UK and Australia, and released a CD with John Williams both as a duo and as a member of the ensemble Attacca. Tim is well known for his commissioning, performance and recording of Australian works. He has performed as concerto soloist with all of Australia’s major symphony orchestras and with many of our leading chamber musicians. As leader of the quartet Guitar Trek he has pioneered the guitar family concept creating a large repertoire for the medium and six CD’s on both the ABC Classics and Tall Poppies labels.Tim is also renowned for his work as a teacher at the ANU School of Music, where he built Australia’s leading guitar area over a period of 30 years. A long list of his students have won prizes in international competitions and have gone on to enjoy successful performing and teaching careers themselves
Tim was made a member of the Order of Australia, AM in 2013.
- Free, bookings not required.