Just a few years out of school, classical guitarist Sean Shibe quickly made a major impact with a powerful, fully formed style and novel programming ideas. He is also one of the few classical guitarists to emphasize the classical electric guitar in his repertory.
Shibe was born in Edinburgh in 1992. He started the guitar as a youth, but nothing initially suggested the accomplishments to come: his instrument, he told the Scotsman, was a "20-quid guitar" his mother saw in a shop window and bought for him. His school happened to be giving guitar lessons at the time, so he signed up. He went on to study at the City of Edinburgh Music School (where he was the only guitar student) and City of Aberdeen Music School, but a key moment in his musical education came when he met with Allan Neave, the chief guitar tutor at the Royal Conservatoire ... Read Full Biography