Samuel T. Klemke – Guitar

Samuel T. Klemke

Born in 1978 • First guitar lesson with his father at the age of 4 • Early success at national competitions, playing solo and also in a duo with his sister Laura • 1999 he started studying in Weimar in the guitar class of Prof. M. Rost, he accomplished the final exam with highest marks • Postgraduate study at the same unviersity in the guitar class of Prof. Müller-Pering • Master classes with Romero, Russel and Tannenbaum

 

2004 he was awarded with the postgraduate scholarship of the Free State of Thuringia • During this time he studied the works of Toru Takemitsu and Hans Werner Henze • Prices at many national and international competitions such as the Stafford Classical Guitar Recital Competition • Concert tours abroad lead him to Martinique, Japan, USA, Southamerica and Southeastasia • Samuel T. Klemke is a very diverse guitarist, his repertoire reaches from old music till music of the 20. and 21. century • Together with his sister Laura he plays in the Guitar Duo Klemke, their first recording ”Danza espanola“ was released in 2005