...Refined and intense
interpretation, a cultural precious experience, a splendid surprise!
(Praga - Vecerny Praha
14.3.89 Paulina Dobanyusovà)
G. Grano exhibited in Progue
and Brno. His both concerts represent of guitar playing, with a master
performance. Isabella Siewers: 'It was wonderful, sensible and full of
(Praga - Prace 15.4.89 Dana
Performance full of temperament!
G. Grano showed he rose to the best guitarists of European level, distinguishing
himself by virtuous interpretation and full of expressivities. He clearly
discerned the different musical styles.
(Brno - Opus Musicum 6/89
...The interpreter demonstrated a
very good technical base, clear performance, refined suonds and ability to
choice the most suitable colours offered by his extraordinary 74's Ramirez.
(Praga - Hudebni rozhledy
Koncerty v Prave, Aprile 89 S.B.)
Musical clearness, virtuosity and
inspiration, a sound particularly cared with interesting timbre variationa and
dynamics, marked his musical performance.
(Hammeln - Neue Deister
Zeitung 6.5.89 I.G.)
...Sensitive guitar! Ductility
sound and great discipline... G. Grano achieved a wide sound exhibition...
(Hannover - Hannoversche
Allegemeine Zeitung, 17.5.89)
Concert with the Stettin
Symphonic Orchestra ...That the guitar resumes with a noble sense of emotion...
Very applauded G. Grano presented then three encores.
(Mantova - Gazzetta
di Mantova 24.4.89 A.Z.)
...Grano, a virtuous musician of
the guitar! The interpreter performed in really excellent way giving three
encores. Grano revealed an intense interpretative work, based on a brilliant
instrumental technique. He showed a marked sensitiveness and a sure sense
(Adria - Il Gazzettino,
...The guitarist Giovanni Grano
performed correctly the difficult passages for solo guitar of contemporary
(Salzburg - Salzburger
Nachrichten 3.5.89, R.K.)
Giovanni Grano played very well
in Giuliani... and wonderfully in Villa-Lobos ...
(Ljubljana - Delo
Ljubljana, 30.8.89 Pavel Mihelcic)
...Grano offered the best of
himself, penetrating into the musical writings with sensitiveness, with a
perceptible bent for concentration and refined expressive underlining, bringing
the audience to appaud warmly.
(Mantova - La Gazzetta di
Mantova 30.8.89, Andrea Zaniboni)