Mark Ashford – Head of guitar at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. International soloist, adjudicator and recording artist. He is a member of the Vida Guitar Quartet.
Alison Bendy – Highly experienced guitar tutor, music publisher (Holley Music) and ensemble guitarist with the Aragon Guitar Quartet and in a duo with Gerald Garcia.
Zoran Dukić – Zoran is an international prize winning soloist from Croatia and versatile chamber musician. He tutors at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague and is visiting artist at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
Gerald Garcia – Renowned composer, recording artist with NAXOS, musical director of the National Youth Guitar Ensemble and guitarist in various ensembles including the Mandolinquents.
Andrew Gough – Director of the West Dean Classical Guitar Festival, Head of Guitar at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Junior Department, ensembles director and concert guitarist.
Gary Ryan – Professor of Guitar at the Royal College of Music, soloist, teacher, adjudicator, composer and arranger.
Helen Sanderson — Helen is Head of Guitar at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Artistic Director of the World Youth Guitar Festival and NYGE, adjudicator and chamber musician.
The College gratefully acknowledges the support of: