Guitar Chamber Music Press

Carlos Pavan

Described with “Striking music and great originality” from renowned “Classical Guitar Magazine” Carlos Pavan (born in Argentina and living in New York since 2000) is a new wave of modern classical guitar composers combining tango/folklore rhythms with jazz harmonies and classical technique/forms. He is a former student of maestro Jorge Morel, Dave Smey (Brooklyn Conservatory) and Pablo Ziegler (A. Piazzolla’s pianist). Carlos has performed internationally in France, Canada, Portugal, Ireland, Japan and recorded three albums with his compositions including special guest contemporary string quartet PUBLIQuartet (Carnegie Hall debut 2015). “Mr. Pavan worships at the altar of originality while remaining true to his Argentinean roots” (The World Music Report). At the present he is the artistic director/composer of Trio Concertante and Park Slope Chamber Players with a new album released by the legendary Centaur Records label.“ a more daring harmonic language” Fanfare Magazine. “he handles the contemporary language well, with interesting articulations and clean delivery” American Record Guide.