Silviu Ciulei

2014-2015 Concert Season
Saturday, May 2, at 7:00 p.m.
Episcopal Church of the Good Samaritan

Tickets: $20 adults/$5 students 12 to 18/Children under 12 free with adult admissions


Classical and flamenco guitarist Silviu Octavian Ciulei was born in Constanta, Romania. He began his musical studies at the age of six and attended the High School of Arts in Constanta. By age thirteen, he had won his first performance prize. He traveled to the south of Spain to study flamenco guitar and lived in Cadiz, Madrid and Seville. Some of his flamenco mentors include Adam del Monte, Ricardo Nunez, and Oscar Guzman. Silviu holds a Doctor of Music degree in guitar performance from Florida State University. He was recently named one of the Top 30 under 30 guitarists by Acoustic Guitar Magazine.

“Romanian guitarist Ciulei brings extraordinary touch to both a classical and flamenco repertoire…he’s delighted audiences and taken first prize in an impressive number of international competitions” -Acoustic Guitar Magazine