Tye Austin’s solo guitar concerts showcase the breadth and versatility of the instrument, featuring traditional classical guitar works, transcriptions from the orchestral and piano repertoire, flamenco and Latin-American music, North-American jazz and pop/rock, and his own compositions.
Guitar & Orchestra
With a concerto repertoire consisting of Antonio Vivaldi’s Lute Concerto in D Major RV 93, and Joaquin Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez and Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre, Tye Austin aims to collaborate with various symphonic orchestras and chamber ensembles across the world. He has also composed four original works for guitar and orchestra, and he will premiere his latest composition with the Hunter Science Preparatory College String Orchestra at Lincoln Center in March, 2018.
Chamber Music with New York Virtuosi
Joining forces with Peter Kiral and the New York Virtuosi, this collaboration features the guitar’s most popular chamber music repertoire, plus original compositions and arrangements for guitar and various combinations of strings by Tye Austin. You can sample this project here: Chamber Music with NY Virtuosi
Latin Jazz Trio
Tye Austin’s Latin Jazz Trio project seamlessly blends classical guitar repertoire with Afro-Cuban and Latin jazz music. Exploring the rhythms of flamenco, samba, tango, and bossa nova, this unique trio invites you to dance and contemplate this novel, yet familiar music. You can sample this project here: Latin Jazz Trio