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. His latest programme is Karmana with Polish cellist Justyna Jablonska.
Karmana for cello and guitar at the Glad Cafe in Glasgow on 21st March, 7.30pm (tickets here), 20th April Lyth Arts Centre, 25th April Isle of Arran, 18th May West Linton, 14th June Ardross, 29th June Torphichen
Karmana for guitar and cello with special guest tabla master Sarvar Sabri, new trio programme premiere at the Brighton Festival 4th May, tickets here
Svara-Kanti in session on BBC Radio 3's "World On 3", May, details coming soon