Scottish classical guitarist Jamie MacRae has just completed a Masters degree at the Royal Northern College of Music, studying with Craig Ogden. He completed his undergraduate degree at Edinburgh Napier University studying with Simon Thacker. As a versatile and engaging chamber musician and solo performer he has performed in venues ranging from the Edinburgh Usher Hall and Queen's Hall to the RCS & RNCM Concert Halls. He has also had the opportunity to perform in masterclasses with celebrated performers from Edoardo Catemario to Elena Papandreou & Gary Ryan.
Studied at: Royal Northen College of Music
Primary Instrument: My primary instrument is the Classical Guitar. I began by playing Rock and Blues on the Electric Guitar before some Jazz and Fusion and finally into the world of the Classical Guitar.
Started Aged: 13-14 when I was in high school
Other Instruments: I played some Piano before the end of High School
Favourite Piece: Difficult question, at the moment probably Henze's Royal Winter Music