Roland Dyens, 1955–2016: Tributes and Links to Some ‘CG’ Interviews and Performances

The classical guitar community is still reeling from the sudden death of one of its most creative, eclectic, inspiring, and vivacious free spirits: Tunisia–born French guitarist/composer/teacher Roland Dyens, who passed away on October 29, ten days after his 61st birthday.  He was a prolific writer, composer of dozens of pieces in a wide variety of styles and for many different configurations, from solo guitar to multiple guitars, guitar-and-string-quartet, and guitar-and-orchestra. Some of his works have become cornerstones of the contemporary … Continue reading Roland Dyens, 1955–2016: Tributes and Links to Some ‘CG’ Interviews and Performances