San Francisco, CA
Playing Styles and Interests
After picking up a guitar at age 12, Patrick Francis immersed himself in the study of various musical styles, eventually earning a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in classical guitar in 1996. His original music can be heard on the San Francisco Guitar Quartet releases Silhouette (2006) and Compadres (2003), as well as the disc Verdes Años (2004), recorded by his guitar and clarinet duo Azulão.
- Play the Spanish Classical Song "Bolero"
- Assume the Classical Playing Position
- Prelude from the Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major
- Play the Spanish Classical Song "Guardame Las Vacas"
- Play the Spanish Classical Miniature “Lágrima”
- Play the Catalan Folk Song "El Testament d'Amelia"
- Play Gaspar Sanz's Baroque Guitar Piece "Canarios"