Fred Benedetti

San Diego

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Play Song Granadinas - Fred Benedetti - composer/performer
Play Song Chador - Fred Benedetti
Play Song Desert Night - Fred Benedetti - composer/performer
Play Song Gypsy Romance - Fred Benedetti - composer/performer
Play Song Malaguena
Play Song Recuerdos de la Alhambra
Play Song Mediterranean Sunrise - Fred Benedetti - composer/performer

Fred Benedetti has performed all across the globe with his guitar for over 30 years. He studied with the great Andres Segovia and has been featured on numerous CD's as a soloist and as a member of a variety of ensembles. These days he loves to play locally in his home town where he also teaches guitar at SDSU and is the head of the guitar department as a full-time music professor at Grossmont College. He is equally at home with a variety of styles from classical, flamenco, bossa-nova, and popular fingerstyle music and having grown up in Hawaii, also plays the ukulele. Also consider his numerous ensembles: The Benedetti-Svoboda guitar duo (flamenco and gyspy music), The Benedetti Trio (with his daughters performing popular music), The Odeum guitar duo (concert classical music) Camarada (Tango, Celtic, chamber music ensemble) Blurring the Edges (jazz with Peter and Tripp Sprague)

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gbcs1  June 06 2017

Fred was extremely professional, friendly and very talented. We will definitely hire him again!