Welcome to the website of virtuoso classical guitarist, intercultural pioneer and composer Simon Thacker. acclaimed for his dazzling solo performances and as a leader of and composer for groundbreaking ensembles, Simon is As passionate about Segovia and jazz as he is about Indian music and classical contemporary. his work effortlessly transcends boundaries, genres and continents.
ST's Ritmata on tour New Zealand in late Aug-Sep, including performances at Taranaki and Christchurch Arts Festivals, full info here
BBC Radio 3 In Tune live performance (3 tracks, last plays out show) here, STV Edinburgh performance here
Five star Svara-Kanti Edinburgh Fringe Festival review in ThreeWeeks here, 4 stars in Herald here, 4 stars in Scotsman here, 4 stars in TV Bomb here.
Svara-Kanti's BBC Asian Network interview & performance, Nihal's show at 2hrs 15mins here
Scroll down the asianculturevulture.com Edinburgh Festival feature for a fine preview of Svara-Kanti here and Plant Hugill preview here