was established from 1997 to 2002. The four
guitarists living in Berlin presented a concert
programme in which the musical variety of
the Latin American continent is expressed
in a lively way. The programme includet own
compositions and arrangements in a spectrum
ranging from classical Latin American music,
pieces from the Andes, Christmas carrols,
Brazilian music and Argentinian Tango to contemporary
Adriano Balboa, born
in Montevideo (Uruguay) finished her guitar
education at the local music school. She came
to Germany as a scholar of the DAAD (Deutscher
Akademischer Austausch Dienst) in 1994 and
finished her studies at the "Hanns Eisler"
Academy Berlin in 1994. Since then she has
been working as a guitar lecturer in Berlin.
In addition to working with the guitar quartet,
she gives solo concerts in various countries
and also performs at international festivals.
born in Guatemala, works as a guitarist, bass
player and percussionist with many groups
of different musical styles as well as performing
solo. In the field of chamber music, he is
active in projects focussing on 20th century
Latin American composers. Furthermore, he
develops flamenco, jazz and world music projects.
Plus radio and TV studio recordings. He is
a lecturer at the music school of Berlin Tempelhof.
born in Guayaquil (Ecuador), studied guitar
at the local Conservatorio National de Música.
He has participated in master classes in Equador
and Europe. Autodidactic composer of pieces
for orchestra, guitar, chamber music, stage
and film music. His work is published by "Neue
Musik" editions, Berlin. He is teaching
at various music schools in Berlin. He has
been living in Berlin as a freelance composer
Dates of concerts you
find in "Termine"