Magical Mystery Guitar Tour

Carlos Bonell brings listeners on a journey through the music of the Beatles.

Carlos Bonell is one of the world’s leading classical guitarists. At the age of 21 he was appointed the youngest ever professor of music at The Royal College of Music in London, a position that he holds to this day. Carlos has performed with many of the world’s leading orchestras and his recording of Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez is considered amongst the finest recordings ever made of the work – it has been awarded a covetted rosette by the Penguin CD Guide. In recent years he has released highly acclaimed CDs including Queen Guitar Rhapsodies with Venezuela’s Lara Symphony Orchestra and the best selling guitar DVD Classical Guitar Performance. Carlos has has previously worked with guitarists Paco Peña and John Williams, violinist Pinchas Zukerman, and singers Patricia Rozario and Teresa Berganza. He is presently working with Sir Paul McCartney in notating and pre-recording his upcoming guitar concerto.

Musical Concepts is proud to present Magical Mystery Guitar Tour, Carlos’s newest album — fifteen of the guitarist’s own arrangements of beloved Beatles songs in fresh, musically sophisticated takes on these rock classics. Carlos has delighted audiences with these works as encores after his classical recitals.