Tilman Hoppstock uses Fernando Sor’s Study Op. 60, No. 14 to show the range of phrasing possibilities available, even in simple pieces. Through this demonstration, Hoppstock emphasizes the importance of experimenting with musical lines and finding new, personal ways to interpret the music.
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Tilman Hoppstock (*1961) has been highly acclaimed in the classical guitar scene for about three decades. As a concert soloist, recitalist and teacher of masterclasses he has performed and taught around the world. 2003 - 2005 he was invited to teach as a guest professor at the Music University in Piteå (Sweden). In addition to his live performances, the artist has recorded more than a 25 CDs which have been received enthusiastically by the press.
In 2013 Tilman Hoppstock has received the ”Darmstadt Music Award 2013” for his livework as guitarist, teacher, musicologist and publisher. In addition to his performing career, Tilman Hoppstock has gained recognition as a publisher of over 80 music editions for children (chambermusic) and advanced guitar students, and of arrangements of baroque works for solo guitar.