Saturday, April 2, 2022 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, San Francisco
Grammy-winner David Russell is renowned for his superb musicianship and artistry. He has inspired tens of thousands of guitarists and fans around the world. A true virtuoso! “Mr. Russell possesses a talent of extraordinary dimension” – New York Times
Classical guitarist David Russell is world renowned for his superb musicianship and inspired artistry, having earned the highest praise from audiences and critics alike. In recognition of his great talent and his international career, he was named a Fellow of The Royal Academy of Music in London in 1997. In May 2003 he was bestowed the great honor of being made “adopted son” of Es Migjorn, the town in Minorca where he grew up. Later the town named a street after him, “Avinguda David Russell”. In November 2003 he was given the Medal of Honor of the Conservatory of the Balearics. After winning the Grammy award, the town of Nigrán in Spain where he resides, gave him the silver medal of the town in an emotional ceremony.
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Artist website: http://www.davidrussellguitar.com/
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