- Faculty: Music
- Degrees: Bmus(Hons) degree at the University of Pretoria.
- Website: www.augustschoolofguitars.com
Anthony has completed a Bmus(Hons) degree at the University of Pretoria majoring in Contemporary/Jazz guitar. He has been teaching all styles of guitar (Rock, Blues, Jazz, Pop, RnB/Soul/Funk, Acoustic, Classical etc) full time for the past 8 years. His currently enrolled at the University of Witwatersrand studying a masters degree in music majoring in jazz/contemporary guitar. Speciliazing in his own elaboration of the "lap piano" guitar style on an 8-string guitar, developed by Jazz pioneer George Van Eps. His also privately studying Classical music theory, composition and Classical guitar through the university department working towards completing a licentiate in composition and classical guitar through Trinity College.
Rock/Popular Music Performance History: He performed regularly in a variety of Rock/Blues bands for a period of 5 years. During this period he performed live during an interview on Mix Fm and was invited to play at Woodstock.
Current Jazz/Contemporary Performing Projects: His current performance projects include working as a solo jazz and contemporary instrumental guitarist. His repertoire focuses on pieces based on themes from jazz, latin jazz, popular music,classical and original works. His also actively involved in a jazz guitar trio, focused on performing standard jazz, latin and fusion repertoire.