From Bogotá, Colombia, Diego’s work has focused on promoting the traditional music of the Colombo-Venezuelan plains and expanding his repertoire and knowledge in predominantly Latin American rhythms. He has been living in London for over 20 years and has extended his artistic work as a tutor at harp festivals across Britain and Europe. In addition to performing as a solo harpist, Diego is an integral part of various musical groups and projects in the South-East region of the United Kingdom.
George Watson's College
69 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
This workshop highlights the similarities and rhythmic variations of the Llanera and Paraguayan harps, each representing its country. We'll discuss key differences in harp building and playing techniques, exploring rhythms …