Biography Finn Elias Svit
Finn Svit plays his beloved classical guitar with musicality and nerve . Alone on stage with his guitar, or together with his long time friend Jochen Brusch on the violin or Prof Bernard Hebb on guitar, he keeps his audience captured , from the beginning to the last encores. Again and again his listeners are moved and touched, as Finn Elias Svit tempts his instrument to outstanding performance.
Finn Elias Svit interprets the well known classical composers as well as the works of composers less often heard of. The repertoire includes among many others the works of Bach, Barrios, Tarrega, Albeniz, Dowland, Turina, Farkas, Sanz.
Finn Elias Svit has become an internationally appreciated artist, and has made many dear friends through his tours, on festivals and seminars, at radio and TV broadcastings.
EDUCATION AND MORE:
Educated at Nordjysk Musikkonservatorium in Aalborg, Denmark; received Master Diploma in Classical Guitar.
Scholarships from “Dansk Musiker Forbund” and the Nordjysk
Active participant at the international masterclasses with Prof. Karl Scheit, Prof. Sonja Prunnbauer, Hubert Käppel, Wolfgang Lendle, Prof. Per Oluf Johnson, Göran Schöllser, Milan Zelenka and Prof. Bernard Hebb
Founder and artistic Director of the Aalborg International Guitar Festival in Denmark.
Jury member at international competitions.
Director at Mariagerfjord School of Art.
CONCERTS , LECTURES, JURY MEMBER AND SEMINARS IN :
Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Poland, Spain, Czech, Hungary, Sweden, Norway, Italy, Greece, Germany and USA.
Vendsyssel Festival, Trekant Festivalen, Hanherred Festivalen, Brovst Musikuge, Oddsherred Musikuge, Barmstedt Gitarrentage 1989 - …, Hamburg 1992 – 93, Bubenreuth Gitarren Wettbeweb 1995, National Palace of Music, Sofia 1996, International Competetion for guitar, Plovdiv 1996 – 2000, New Bulgarian University 1999, Zeven Gitarrenwoche 1999, Mors Guitarweek 2000. Koblenzer Gitarrenseminar 2001 - 2013, Rust International Guitarfestival and Competition 2001. 2002 – 2003 Taragona in Spain. Concerttour and masterclasses at Universities in New Jersie, New York, Los Angeles, Phønix, Flagstaff , American Guitar Society, Danish Guitar Society, Wroclaw International Guitarfestival and many many others over the last 25 years.
Capricho Arabé - F. Tarrega.
MUSIC FOR CHILDREN:
More than 1300 concerts for LMS - live music in schools all over Denmark. Programs where Jochen Brusch and I present classical musik for young children. Our programs have been "Animals in Music", Arround the Earth in 45 minutes, Nicolo Paganini a master on violin, Classic with Brusch & Svit and others programs and been a big succes.
RADIO AND TV RECORDINGS
Danish Radio and Television productions, recordings and TV programs in Bulgaria.
“Treasures” for violin and guitar with Jochen Brusch (violin) for Gega New (Bulgaria).
"More treasures" for violin and guitar with Jochen Brusch for Gega New (Bulgaria).
"Guitar Impressions" for guitar duo with Bernard Hebb (guitar) for Gega New (Bulgaria).
Animals in Music for violin and Guitar with Jochen Brusch for FES RECORDING.
Hommage aux Danmark for violin and Guitar with Jochen Brusch for Classico.dk
BaroqueTreasures for violin and Guitar with Jochen Brusch or FES RECORDING.
Finn Svit and Friends : with Bernard Hebb, Bernd Ahlert, Kalli Kastori, Jochen Brusch, Sven-Ingvart Mikkelsen, Petko Genkov and others. for Gega New (Bulgaria).
Bach for violin and Guitar with Jochen Brusch for Classico.dk
Schubert & Paganini with Jochen Brusch - Trekel Records.de