Eugen Sedko, flamenco guitar performer and multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, director of ensemble flamenco/fusion programmes.
Born in 1983 in Kiev, Ukraine, where studied and lives permanently.
Graduated from National aviation university in 2005.
Started to play guitar from 1997, from that time dates my musical self-education. In 1999 started learning traditional flamenco.
In 2003 started to work with dancer Nelli Supur, then in 2004 founded the flamenco group «Ayamonte», being not only the performer but a composer and arranger. In 2005 toured Russia in duet with V.Stetsenko.
Summer 2005: was awarded by a trip to Mallorca, Spain as a prizewinner of the spanish guitar competition «Spanish themes» organized by Embassy of Spain in Ukraine.
2005: started to learn violin playing, later became interestted in lautary style.
In 2006 started to learn hindustani classical rhythms and indian tabla, later in 2011 studied indian tabla playing from teacher Ravindra Singh Thakur (Delhi/Farukhabad gharana).
In 2008 founded Flamenco Fusion Band from Kiev and continue work with it.
December 2010: released a solo CD album The Art of Flamenco Guitar.
Member of Ukrainian ethno jazz project Marinita Trio in 2012 and since 2018.
Since 2010 was invited to be a jury-member of international guitar competitions: «Guitar Virtuosos» in St.-Petersburg, Russia and «Kubok Pyateryh» in Kazan, Russia.
Languages: English, Spanish, Ukrainian, Russian, Persian.
You can also read anwers on questions about my playing here.