Entries by Richard Durrant

Christmas goodies from Richard Durrant

Still wondering what to get for the ‘person who has everything’ this Christmas? Here are a few seasonal ideas for some great Christmas gifts from Richard Durrant. Richard is currently in the midst of his Magical Candlelit Christmas Tour. Let’s hear how it’s going in his own words: “Kicking off the tour with a packed […]

Richard Durrant’s Christmas Sleigh Ride

In less than a month Richard Durrant will be heading out in his magic sleigh together with his special guests Amy Kakoura and Nick Pynn on his Candlelit Christmas Concert Tour. In this article we take a closer look at the fabulous venues where he will be delivering his Christmas goodies. Will there be a venue near you? Starting […]

The Number 26 Bus to Paraguay

A new book containing eleven, previously unreleased, beautiful new guitar pieces plus the story of how a number 26 Brighton bus took a musician all the way to Paraguay has now been published.  Richard Durrant’s amazing, colourful and intriguing new book is called The Number 26 Bus to Paraguay. Richard explains: “As a kid I used […]

Learn Ukulele this Autumn with Richard Durrant

By popular demand! Richard is offering a series of fantastic opportunities to learn the Ukulele this autumn. Whether you are a complete beginner or want to improve your Uke skills these workshops are for you. Held in Shoreham-by-Sea and Brighton there are three courses on offer – each for an hour a week over a […]

Meet the Paraguayan harpist who hails from Paris

In the second part of our interviews into the background to Richard Durrant’s collaboration with the Paraguayan harpist Ismael Ledesma, Nicholas Keyworth caught up with Ismael who now lives in Paris. Ismael explains the chance meeting with Richard which began their collaboration: A friend of mine, Robert Munro, invited me to hear Richard in concert […]

This September: Richard Durrant Unplugged

Catch internationally renowned concert guitarist and composer Richard Durrant at some great venues this September with some fantastic music, storytelling and all round entertainment. “Brimful of technically impressive guitar playing on the folk/ classical cusp, with nimble runs, deft arpeggios and quicksilver fingering.” – The Independent Firstly, in the intimate, candlelit setting of the Chapel at […]