2005 Tarrega and GFA Competition Winners Record for Naxos
Last March, Naxos recorded the 2005 Tarrega Competition winner, Michalis Kontaxakis and the 2005 GFA [Guitar Foundation of America] Competition winner, Jerome Ducharme at Toronto’s St. John Chrysostom Church. Greek guitarist Kontaxakis recorded works by Ponce, Clerch, Martin, Krenek, Tarrega and others, while Mr. Ducharme, a Canadian, recorded works by Dunne, Hetu, Manen, Rodrigo, Ginastera and Falla. The recordings were produced by guitarist Norbert Kraft and his wife, harpsichordist Bonnie Silver. Both recordings will be released on the Naxos Laureate imprint.