Tue, Apr. 17, 2018 12:30pm — 1:15pm
Location: Woodbridge Library, New Street
The Beech Duo performs duets for violin and guitar in a range of styles - a wide selection of classical repertoire, Argentinean tango and music from Easter European genres as well as manouche jazz. Guitarist Nigel Tuffs and violinist Jan Welsh have been playing together since 2016, performing works by Paganini, Bartok, Piazzolla, Carulli and others. As a duo, they have been performing for the past year and a half together in the UK and Europe. Both teach in private school and university settings in addition to a range of other solo, orchestral and chamber music playing. Nigel is a published composer and author of teaching methods which are in the public domain all over the world, whilst Jan performs in a variety of capacities, including jazz and electronic music.