Ernst Birss is a classical guitarist and guitar teacher based in Edmonton, Alberta.
He performs as a soloist and in a duo with
singer Merrill Tanner. He is available for performance in concerts, at weddings, receptions and other special occasions, and as an accompanist.
On March 26, 2023 I'll be playing Malcolm Arnold's beautiful Serenade for Guitar and Strings, Op. 50 with the Wye String Ensemble in this concert:
The Edmonton Classical Guitar Society and the
Wye String Ensemble, Murray Vaasjo, conductor
A concert of music for guitar and string orchestra!
Sunday, March 26, 2:00 pm
Muttart Hall, Alberta College
10050 Macdonald Drive
Featuring ECGS soloists:
Ernst Birss (guitar)
Renee Perez and Valentina Benvenuti (guitar duo)
Alena Vyskocil and Rock Larochelle (guitar and flute)
With special guests the WMA Guitar Orchestra
All tickets $10
Available through edmontonclassicalguitarsociety.org
and at the door
Two videos with singer Merrill Tanner recorded at a Music Wednesdays at Noon concert on February 1, 2017:
Enrique Granados, El Tra la la y el punteado
Loreena McKennitt, Never-Ending Road
|Last updated in March 2023