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Eurovision Young Musicians 2014 (Final)
Artist Vassilis Digos
Final piece Concerto in Re - M.C. Tedesco by M.C. Tedesco
Semi final pieces
  • Diferencias Sobre ''Guardame las Vacas'' by Luys de Narvaez
  • Danza del Altiplano by L. Brouwer
  • Sonata-Joaquin Turina 2nd and 3rd movement by Joaquin Turina
Country Greece
Broadcaster NERIT | national website

Results

# Contest Participant Instrument Pieces Place
10 Eurovision Young Musicians 2014 (Final)
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Vassilis Digos Guitar Concerto in Re - M.C. Tedesco by M.C. Tedesco -

About Vassilis Digos

Vassilis Digos was born in Athens, and started his first guitar lessonsaged 11 - heavily influenced by his family, which contains several professionalmusicians. His father, Tasos Digos, is a professional Conservatory guitarteacher) and has been Vassilis’ teacher and mentor as well. Vassilis studiedand got his classical guitar diploma (graduated) by his side.

Having graduated with a classical guitar diploma, Vassilis continued with his studies with a scholarship from the Conservatory of Athens. Together with Professor Costas Cotsiolis, he completed his Master studies as a guitar soloist. Concurrently, Vassilis is a student at The National Kapodistrian University in Athens, studying in the Department of Music.

Vassilis has attended Master classes with famous, professional guitar teachers such as: Sergio Assad, Oscar Ghiglia, Lario Domeniconi, Hubert Kappel, Carlo Marchione, Dejan Ivanovich, Marco Socias, Zoran Dukic, Vladimir Gorbach, and Harold Gretton. He has mainly studied Baroque Music, and has won prizes for his performances of great composers from that Era.

Away from university and studying, Vassilis has entered and won a plethora of domestic and international competitions – 21 in total, with four prizes won for his performance abilities. Eight of his prizes have been won in international competitions, the last of which was first prize as a soloist at the ‘Andres Segovia’ International Competition in Germany.

As well as performing pieces for guitar, Vassilis also composes and arranges his own music as part of his performances.