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No stranger to awards and accolades, her highlights include five Junos, the Order of Canada, five honorary doctorates and, in June 2018, the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award from the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition. Also spanning a wide range of styles, Liona has released 28 studio, live or compilation albums, five of which went gold, and three platinum. Liona Boyd, five time Juno award winner, "The First Lady of the Guitar", has introduced millions around the world to her music. All Rights Reserved.
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Following her 2009 diagnosis of focal dystonia, Liona tweaked her playing style, added singing to her repertoire and two years ago began touring with protege, Andrew Dolson, classically trained in both guitar and voice. In addition to her solo career, she began touring with and opening for Canadian folk legend, Gordon Lightfoot. – Denver Post, "A quiet poetic brilliance" – The Plain Dealer, Cleveland.

Liona Boyd, since her 1975 debut performance at Carnegie Hall, New York, has enthralled audiences worldwide with her romantic and unique brand of classical, folk and world music. 218 Princess St. Listen to L'enfant (From: The Year Of Living Dangerously) by Liona Boyd, 877 Shazams. Liona takes one's breath away." Audiences can anticipate solo and duet classical guitar pieces, songs — both familiar and new, personal anecdotes from a storied career ... all delivered with charm, humour and grace.

"Exceptional sensitivity and an impressive sense of dedication" – Los Angeles Times, "Nothing short of fantastic. Hier sollte eine Beschreibung angezeigt werden, diese Seite lässt dies jedoch nicht zu. 55 Followers, 5 Following, 0 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Liona Boyd (@liona_boyd) 263 Followers, 206 Following, 1,068 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Allie Boyd (@alionaboyd) Canada.

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Liona Boyd, five time Juno award winner, "The First Lady of the Guitar", has introduced millions around the world to her music. 5 Personen sprechen darüber. © 2020 Kingston Grand Theatre. Liona Boyd, since her 1975 debut performance at Carnegie Hall, New York, has enthralled audiences worldwide with her romantic and unique brand of classical, folk and world music.

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Email newsletter subscribers receive announcement about upcoming shows and have access to shows before they go on sale to the general public. You can unsubscribe anytime. Tracing the timeline—Spanish-British heritage, emigrating to Canada in 1959, “falling in love with classical guitar at the age of 13”, graduating from the University of Toronto with a music degree in 1972—the traditional classical music path seemed quite clear. Liona Boyd is Sending Love In The Time of Corona by way of a new single available now. She went on to perform and record with many artists of diverse genres, a small sampling of whom include Chet Atkins, Canadian Brass, Eric Clapton, Olivia Newton-John, Yo Yo Ma and Al Di Meola.

However, Liona embarked on a far more adventurous journey.