Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Katalina González with some live performances a blend of funky rock fusion.
CONCIERTO en la cava del castillo Guitar Collective 2015
KATALINA GONZALEZ GUITAR/ 2015
KATALINA GONZALEZ GUITAR/ Concierto La cava del castillo 2015
KATA GONZALEZ GUITAR/ 2015
This is the first ever guitar recording of Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso (by C. Saint-Saens), which is normally played by violin virtuosos. The album with The Commander-In-Chief and Craig Ogden is now available on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/2-g... & Amazonhttp://www.amazon.com/Guitars-The-Cla.... Order physical CDs and digital downloads from CD Babyhttp://www.cdbaby.com/cd/thecommander... or the official Commander Storehttp://commandermusic.com where you can also get the FREE mobile APP for Android and Apple.
The video was filmed outside the Opera House in Oslo, Norway, in August 2014. It was produced/directed and edited by Elisabeth Hagen (The Commander-In-Chief´s manager). The album was recorded at Velvet Recording, Norway, in July 2014. It was produced, engineered and mixed by James Mottershead.
Musical Director: Elisabeth Hagen.
Mastering by Stephen Marsh.
The first video from their album, a guitar duel version of Paganini´s Caprice 24 was on the "Top 10 viral videos of 2014" list in the world´s leading guitar magazine, Guitar World. It was also featured in major newspaper The Guardian as one of top 10 "Metal meets Classical" videos.
Craig Ogden had his 3rd number 1 album on the classical charts in the UK during the summer/fall of 2014. He has been nominated for Brit Awards several times and his debut album was Grammy nominated. He was recently featured as one of top 20 classical guitarists of all time by the prestigious ClassicFM radio and news site.
He is chief lecturer on Guitar at Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, UK.
The CIC has been featured as "1 of 10 modern guitar Gods", by Metal Hammer UK. Total Guitar Magazine said "she is changing the face of the shred stereotype!" Her historic guitar duel version of P. Sarasate´s Zigeunerweisen Op.20, was on "top 10 viral videos of 2013" in Guitar World Magazine. She has been a guest on major TV Talk shows and has been featured in magazines and on radios all over the world.
Many thanks to these find brands, whom The Commander-In-Chief proudly endorses;
Ibanez Guitars, Laney Amplification, DR Strings, EMG Pickups, Audix Microphones, XVive Pedals, Jim Dunlop guitar picks, Stonecastle Pedalboards and Kinsman guitar cables.
Craig Ogden uses D´Addario Classical strings.
Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso The Commander In Chief & Craig Ogden
Lead tone produced by the mighty, super rich sounding Riff Raff by Audio TubeWorks, check it out athttp://www.audiotubeworks.com/en/node/39
Live performance of "Catch", as released on "Martial Arts & Magic Tricks" album - available on CD and itunes:
Filmed and recorded live at Prova Studios
Video produced by http://www.panosvisualmedia.com
Irene Ketikidi – Lead guitar
Michael Evdemon – Bass
Dennis Marakakis – Drums
Matthew Petropoulos – Rhythm guitar
Loukas Lymperis – Audio engineer
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Irene Ketikidi Band plays live *Stage 3: Catch*