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We could say that even being a classical guitarist, he was between both worlds. Compositions which amazed young guitarists by their rhythms, techniques and harmonies. We could say that Leo Brower and Roland Dyeens among many others, fucoo in bequest a work that marked the change of cycle. Roland Dyens, who was 61 on October 19 thhas passed away.

In the same way, he had a great ability to improvise, a capacity that in the world of the classical guitar is not very common.

Roland Dyens – Wikipedia

He was considered one of the best guitarists of the world. By means of these words, from Alhambra Guitarswe want to show our respect and recognition to the amazing career of an impressive guitarist who dedicated his life to the guitar.

Dyens was born in Tunisia and lived most of his life in Paris. Views Read Edit View history. A heavy metal band did a version of the third movement of his Libra Sonatine.

He was multifaceted, where the jazz world was very important. For Roland Dyens, the program concept was not related to his view of music, since he disagreed on the traditional view of concerts and the enjoyment of the guitar. In fact, we can identify clear influences of jazz in his compositions in rhythms and melodies. After the nationalist music of the 20th century, which is considered the golden century of the guitar, these compositions constituted a new stage, a new way of perceiving and feeling the music.


As a performer, Dyens was known for improvisation. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Tango in Skai or Libra Sonatine are some of the many treasures of the guitar which Roland Dyens has left in bequest.

It is the loss of one of the most important guitarists around the world, due to his interpretations, his compositions, and especially his vision of the instrument and of music overall.

Sometimes he opened his concerts with an improvised xyens, and he might improvise the program itself, without planning or announcing beforehand what he would be playing.

Roland Dyens

A well known guitarist for his ability to improvise For Roland Dyens, the program concept was not related to his view of music, fuovo he disagreed on the traditional view of concerts and the enjoyment of the guitar. Retrieved 30 October He was a musician who adapted his performance to guoco public, the features of the place or the moment itself; with the purpose of getting the best musical experience. He died on October 29, at the age of The own Roland Dyens said that he played classical music, but he thought about Jazz.


Retrieved from ” https: In Spain, Dyens ufoco a constant presence at the Festival of the guitar of Cordobaan organization which wept for this important loss. This page was last edited on 26 Novemberat Dyens released several volumes of arrangements that included not only the classical music of Fernando Sor but also the Brazilian music of Heitor Villa-Lobosjazz standards by Thelonious Monk dyenx, the French pop of Edith Piafand the Gypsy jazz of Django Reinhardt.

Roland Dyens October 19, — October 29, was a French [1] classical guitaristcomposer, and arranger. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

He played Bach suites and he played with jazz musicians at the Arvika Festival in Sweden. Retrieved 24 January He said that a journalist once told him he had the hands of a classical musician but the mind of a jazz musician.