Gabriel Bianco


  • concert

    Friday, March 14th | 19:00
    Belgrade Youth Center

  • master classes

    Thursday 13th of March 2014.

  • jury

    category V and VI


F. da Milano – Fantaisia De Mon Triste
  La Compagna

N. Coste – Fantaisie Dramatique op 31. “Le Départ, Le Retour“

D. Ramos – Unanswered...

J. Duarte – Variations on a Catalan Folksong

N. Paganini – Grand Sonata for Guitar:
  Andantino Variato


Gabriel Bianco has established himself as one of the most active guitarists of his generation. His constantly-updated repertoire comprises both original works and transcriptions covering all periods of classical music.

An eight-time First Prize winner at the most prestigious international competitions (notably at Vienna, 2006, GFA in San Francisco 2008, Madrid 2011), Gabriel Bianco gives recitals all over the world (Tchaïkovsky Hall in Moscow, Central Conservatory of Beijing, Herbst Theatre at San Francisco, The Luis Angel Arango Library at Bogota, The Centre Culturel of Sao Paulo, at Bucharest with the Romanian National Orchestra, the Auditorium of the Music Academy at Poznan, among others). He has also performed at aroung fourty international guitar festivals (France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Greece, Russia, Thailand, India, Peru, etc).

His first CD was released in 2009 by the Naxos label. It received high praise in the musical press, Classical Guitar Magazine, Guitare Classique, and La Guitarra. He made the cover of Thai Guitar Magazine. He has recorded for French television Mezzo, as well as for TVR Cultura (Romania) and various radio programmes (Gaëlle le Gallic on France Musique, CBC Canada, SRR Radio Romania).

Gabriel was born into a musical family, and started playing the guitar at the age of 5. From the age of 9, he attended the Regional Conservatoire of Paris in the class of Ramon de Herrera. At the age of 16 he was admitted to the Paris Conservatoire under Olivier Chassain, where he obtained 1st prize by unanimous vote and the congratulations of the jury, in 2008. He also received expert guidance from  Judicael Perroy. He teaches at the Maurice Ravel Conservatory (13th district) and the Jean-Philippe Rameau Conservatory (6th district) in Paris. Gabriel Bianco uses "Savarez/Correlli" strings, and the "Karura" Flight Case.





Gabriel Bianco - A. Barrios: La Catedral



The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia / The Belgrade City assembly – Secretariat of Culture / The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia – Department of international, cultural, educational, scientifically, technological and sports cooperation / Tourist organization of Belgrade / Tourist organization of Serbia / SOKOJ

Embassy of the United States of America / Embassy of Spain / Embassy of Portugal / Embassy of Brazil / Embassy of Australia / Embassy of Poland / Embassy of Slovenia / Embassy of Sweden

The Italian Cultural Centre / Institute Cervantes / French Institute / Goethe Institute / Hellenic Cultural Centre

Societe Generale Bank / Erste Bank / Audi – Porsche SCG / Hotel Park / Slavija Hotels / Hotel In / TNT

Garden Centre / Veolia / Hominid Studio / Belmedik / Zbigniew Gnatek / Vasileios Sygletos / Lyra Music / Savarez / D’Addario Music Foundation / Accord Case

RTS, B92, Studio B, Blic, 24 sata, Naxi radio, City magazine, Mondo, Muzika Klasika, BG Info / Sava Centar / Dom omladine Beograda / “Dositej” privatna srednja škola, Beograd