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Rene Izquierdo Glendale, Wisconsin
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Name:   Rene Izquierdo
Phone:   414-324-7570
Email:   rene.izquierdo@gmail.com
Website:   Click here to go to my website
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Last Update:    2011-08-06 16:48:05
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Milwaukee

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Biography:

Rene Izquierdo, is currently a professor of classical guitar at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. As a concert artist, Rene has performed throughout North America, Cuba, Puerto Rico and Europe as solo recitalist, chamber musician and soloist with orchestra. He has received wide critical acclaim for his performances, and is recognized as one of America's classical guitar virtuosos. As one of the world's leading classical guitarists Mr. Izquierdo is a recipient of numerous awards. He is a winner of JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Competition in 2004, Extremadura International Guitar Competition, Schadt String competition, Stotsenberg International Guitar Competition among others. "His natural and instinctive interpretations are second to none: his virtuoso technique allows him absolute command of the instrument giving him the independence of subtle phrasing, dazzling speed, beautiful tonal control... everything. Classical Guitar Magazine, May, 10. "... dazzling performance... a world-class player . " - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 12, 2009 “ … unforgettable versatility, sensitivity and sublime musicianship.” – Classical Guitar Magazine, July, 07.

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Video:  
Date:  2011-08-06 16:37:53
Description:  Live Performance at Chamber Music Milwaukee

 
Video:  
Date:  2011-08-06 16:36:56
Description:  Live Performance at the San Francisco Conservatory.

 
Video:  
Date:  2011-08-06 16:35:46
Description:  Live Performance with the UWM Orchestra

 
Video:  
Date:  2011-08-06 16:32:50
Description:  Live Performance with the UWM Orchestra

 
Video:  
Date:  2011-08-06 16:31:27
Description:  Live Performance with the UWM Orchestra


Testimonials
 
Name:  Classical Guitar Magazine
Title:  Rene Izquierdo
Testimonial:  "His natural and instinctive interpretations are second to none: his virtuoso technique allows him absolute command of the instrument giving him the independence of subtle phrasing, dazzling speed, beautiful tonal control... everything.

 
Name:  The Austin Chronicle
Title:  Rene Izquierdo
Testimonial:  “ Cuban Rene Izquierdo does for the guitar what Stephen Hawking does for physics”….

 
Name:  Benjamin Verdery
Title:  Rene Izquierdo
Testimonial:  “I have rarely seen a musical talent equal to Rene Izquierdo. He is a virtuoso guitarist and a profound musical thinker”

 
Name:  Ransom Wilson
Title:  Rene Izquierdo
Testimonial:  “Rene is without any question one of the finest young guitarist in the country”

 
Name:  Eliot Fisk
Title:  Rene Izquierdo
Testimonial:  “…Izquierdo is already a seasoned performer of great accomplishment. His tone is clear, warm and robust, his musicianship impeccable, and his desire and capability equally great…”


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