Andre Feriante, whose mission is the pursuit of beauty and knowledge through art, provides a TEDs talk on his passion, and gives a live performance!
Take a mesmerizing musical journey around the globe, and listen to the voices of stringed instruments from 5 continents brought to life and to you in original compositions by world-class guitarist Andre Feriante. Andre Feriante’s life is the guitar, his passion is music and his mission is the pursuit of beauty and knowledge through art. 3 Continents. 14 Albums. 40 Years of performing. Thousands of performances.
His musical story began at age 13, when a Flamenco concert sparked his love of guitar. By age 18, Feriante was playing concerts in Rome, Berlin and North and South America. He studied with classical guitar legends Andrés Segovia and Jose Tomas in Madrid, Henry Rivas in Bogota, Columbia, and Leon Atkinson in New York. He now directs the Whidbey Island Guitar Festival and Seattle Guitar Night with additional festivals in the works.