Monday 2nd May
Open 12pm // Live music from 4pm
Will Scott is a guitarist originally from Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Will started on electric guitar aged 8 and later took up Spanish guitar with some influence from Led Zeppelins guitarist, Jimmy Page. Will graduated from the Royal College of Music (RCM), where he studied classical and jazz guitar and was awarded the 2018 RCM guitar prize. Since leaving RCM, Will was a finalist for Antwerp International Guitar Festival and was awarded a place on the Young Artist Platform for the International Guitar Foundation.
Will has worked with the renowned guitar composer William Lovelady and premiered his piece “Passing Time” at the International Guitar Festival London. His playing was also used for a BBC documentary about the Portuguese artist, Paula Rego. Will has been captivated by wide variety of genres the guitar is capable of playing and enjoys performing a variety of Spanish, folk, Latin, gypsy Jazz, Ibiza classics and also some of his own compositions.
“His playing had a natural flow and style.” – Classical Guitar Magazine