L’Ensemble Arisan – Le Maine Meunier

Dan Jones – Guitar

Kirsty Jones – Violin

Stephane Secher – Accordion/sax

Charlotte Secher – Bass


The quartet revisit one of their favourite venues! Paula and Mike will undoubtedly be serving up a fantastic menu to the accompaniment of music from Spain, Scotland, Ireland & France given by L’Ensemble Arisan.



Dan Jones Guitar and L’Ensemble Arisan, Lusignac

A concert in the charming church of Lusignac in The Dordogne. The programme will feature Dan Jones performing music from his new CD in the first half followed by L’Ensemble Arisan (Dan Jones Guitar, Kirsty Jones Violin, Stephane Secher accordion/sax & Charlotte Secher Bass) for the second half who will perform a mixture of French, Celtic, Spanish and World Music for the second part.

Timing tbc but evening concert

The Cardiff Guitar Festival – Teaching and Performance

I am thrilled to be returning to my hometown and both teaching and performing in Wales’ capital city for the first time in many years!

  • I am very privileged to be working with the advanced students over a period of three days. During this time I will be taking classes which I hope will be original and inspiring. Over the three days I will be:
  • Directing Chamber Music classes, probably using some of my own pieces and arrangements.
  • Leading Guitar Orchestra sessions, again using my own pieces and arrangements.
  • Giving a talk about the importance of understanding advanced chord symbols and how this skill can help classical guitarists.
  • Leading an exciting and original workshop where we will make a recording and film of at least one guitar orchestra piece. The resulting creation will be edited and shared between all participants! This is an exciting and creative process which is becoming increasingly-important for tomorrow’s professionals.