Will Crawford

UK - Birmingham

Will Crawford is a Classical Guitarist studying at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Will’s career has involved him playing first guitar in a Gypsy Swing band, performing in a singer songwriter duo, and establishing a Classical Guitar and Harp Duo – The Cherry Stone Duo. He gained his ATCL Diploma in 2017 and in 2018 won first place in the Leicester Classical Guitar competition. Will feels strongly about positive environmental action, in 2019 he co-ran a concert series called Music For the Trees, raising money for WWF’s Amazonia appeal. Will is the Creative Director of the business ‘quiet note.’ Through music, quiet note helps people gain a deeper understanding of meditation and mindfulness.Will plays a Stephen Eden Concert Classical Guitar, he is thankful for Funds for Musical Instruments' and 'Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Trust Committee' for awarding him grants towards this guitar. In 2020 Will was awarded first place in the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Guitar Competition adjudicated by Vincent Lynsey Clark.