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Gaby Al-Botros

Classical guitarist

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Hamilton, ON

Gaby Al-Botros is a classical guitarist, music composer, and arranger. He began his captivation with guitar at the age of 11 and graduated later from the Higher Institute of Music. He performed in solo concerts, baroque ensembles, and orchestras. Gaby also nurtures his passion for guitar by playing flamenco, jazz, celtic, folk, and oriental music. Gaby is the co-founder and member of the Orontes Guitar Quartet, who released their first album "The Clock" in 2016 under the guidance of the renowned guitarist Susan McDonald. He received a music research award from the University of Victoria, BC, after which he performed more than 30 concerts in a tour across Canada.

When not performing, Gaby is a guitar and music theory teacher who believes that student's stage performance should be a teacher's first priority.