Entries by Richard Durrant

The Magic of Paraguay

Richard has recently returned from his visit to Paraguay where he and Ismael played a concert and launched their new album ‘Durrant y Ledesma’. Richard also played a solo concert in Asuncion’s Salle Moliere – but while in Asuncion something magical happened: Richards explains: ”Sometimes on these tours magical things can happen when you least expect them. […]

Stringhenge tour update

Richard’s latest show, Stringhenge, has now been performed three times and is showing all the signs of becoming a classic Durant creation, perhaps one to rival The Guitar Whisperer in terms of originality and artistic quality.

Postcard from Paraguay

Richard has arrived in Paraguay for two concerts. The first is with harpist Ismael Ledesma to play a gig at the Japanese Cultural Centre this Friday night. The concert is to mark Ismael’s 35 years of globetrotting performances and also to launch the new duo album “Ledesma y Durrant”. The second performance is Richard’s solo […]

The Stringhenge Story

We find out more about Richard’s strong personal connection with places and landscapes, along with two special stars accompanying him on his upcoming Stringhenge Tour 2017 The Stringhenge story is as old as the Long Man of Wilmington. Richard used to live in Wilmington Priory at the feet of The Long Man so the performance […]

Launching the Richard Durrant Academy

1 March 2017 will be one of the most significant dates of Richard Durrant’s musical career with the much heralded launch of The Richard Durrant Academy. Richard explains: “One of my longstanding dreams has been to share the benefits of a broad and diverse musical education. My time at the Royal College of Music was […]