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 prescient ensembles, Simon's his work effortlessly transcends boundaries, genres and continents.
Interview/preview for Karmana, Songs of the Roma at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, on 7ahead with me hereand Justyna here
One of the MiS panel talking about why Karmana, Songs of the Roma was selected for the Made in Scotland showcase at the Edinburgh Fringe here
Karmana album and Edinburgh Fringe exclusive 1st track preview here
New album, Karmana, coming soon, cello and guitar with special guests Karine Polwart (voice), Masha Natanson (voice/violin) and Sarvar Sabri (tabla). Full info and pre order details to be announced in Aug...
Simon in duo with cellist Justyna Jablonska, "Karmana, Songs of the Roma" with special guest singer/violinist Masha Natanson, will be appearing at the Edinburgh Fringe as part of Made in Scotland in August, full info (English) and po Polsku