VOTE for your favourite musician participating in Guitar Masters 2016! The guitarist who collects the biggest amount of “THUMBS UP” by 30.08.2016 will win a guaranteed spot in Round II – Live auditions in Wrocław, Poland. || More info http://www.guitarmasters.pl || Let’s meet Eduard: “Eduard LEAŢĂ was born in 1991.He started the study of guitar at age of 8 . He gained over 100 prizes, 50 of them being first prizes at the National Olympics of music organized in Romania, as well as International Contests and Festivals of classical guitar. He held recitals in Austria,Greece,Germany,Croatia,Serbia,Slovakia,Italy,Poland,Montenegro,Czech Republic,Romania.At the moment he finished music pedagogy at the University of Music in Pitesti and in 2015 he finished his study at Music Academy „Gheorghe Dima” in Cluj.
He attended masterclasses with Maestro Oscar Ghiglia at Academia
Chigiana in Siena (Italy) this year.
He has been awarded with more than 20 prizes on International Guitar Competitions from which these are the most notable ones:
1st Prize-Thessaloniki Guitar Festival (Greece) 2016
– 1st prize at Classical Guitar Festival „John Duarte“, Rust, Austria, 2011
1st Prize International Guitar Festival -Veria-Greece-2012
1st Prize-International Biennial Guitar Festival-Kutna Hora-Czech Republic-2011
1st Prize-World Guitar Competition-Serbia (Novi Sad) -2011
1st Prize-Sarajevo International Guitar Festival-Bosnia&Herzegovina-2011
1st Prize-Guitar Art Festival-Belgrade-Serbia-2010
2nd Prize-International Guitar Festival “”Stefano Strata””-Italy-2011
2nd Prize-Forrum Gitarre Wien-2011
2nd Prize- International Guitar Festival Omis- Croatia-2015
– 3rd prize at Incontri chitaristici di Gargnano,2013, in Gargnano, Italy.
Eduard plays on a guitar made by Simon Marty”