Necati Emirzade

Necati Emirzade / Tutor

Necati Emirzade is a Cypriot classical guitarist with “nice sound projection, many colours and no fear” as said by Sergio Assad, Latin Grammy award winner.

At the age of 16, Necati became one of the youngest undergraduate students accepted at the UNC School of the Arts.

He later went on to receive his Masters Degree from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, under the instruction of Naxos recording artist Marc Teicholz.

In 2012, Necati formed a guitar duo with Mark Anderson and released their debut album, Sans Paroles, in 2015.

He is currently teaching in London and performs internationally with Mark Anderson as Duo Tandem.

What is your favourite piece of music / song? 

Mumiki – Astor Piazzolla

What single thing could you not live without? 

My instrument 

Who has inspired you the most? 

My father

Where did you grow up? 

Cyprus

Necati teaches at Norton Rose Fullbright, Macquarie, and Linklaters