Benjamin Beirs
Widening Circles


Benjamin Beirs, guitar

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Track Listing

American Suite
Marek Pasieczny (b. 1980)
1. I. New Lifetime
2. II. Above the Scottish Sky
3. III. The Truth is Out There
4. IV. Tearing Away / The Finale

5. Awakened Awareness
Benjamin Beirs (b. 1984)

Electric Counterpoint
Steve Reich (b. 1936)
6. I. Fast
7. II. Slow
8. III. Fast

Libra Sonatine
Roland Dyens (b. 1955)
9. I. India
10. II. Largo
11. III. Fuoco

Described as a “brilliant young classical guitarist” by the D.C. Examiner, Benjamin Beirs brings new life to a timeless classical instrument. Trained at Peabody Conservatory by Julian Gray, he has among other things performed a concerto with the Buffalo Philharmonic and appeared at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. A performer, teacher and composer, you can find him almost anywhere from the concert stage to an elementary school, playing to a most diverse and appreciative audience.

Currently, Mr. Beirs is living in Paris, France, where he is continuing his artistic pursuits as a performer and composer. He is represented in North America by Chesapeake International Artists. Visit or for more information.

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