Roberto Kuhn – Biography
Roberto Hernán Kuhn Versluys is a recent graduate from the Master programme of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland studying under the tutelage of Matthew McAllister. He previously completed a Bachelor Degree in Music Performance (Guitar), a degree in Musical Composition and a degree in Musical Education in the Pontifical Catholic University Of Chile.
Roberto has participated in a number of different guitar ensembles with excellent results, including the Guitar Ensemble Of Chile, The Pontifical Catholic University Guitar Ensemble, The PUC Institute of Music Guitar Ensemble and has recently worked alongside the Jugend-Guitarrenorchester Baden-Wurttemberg Guitar Orchestra from Germany. His solo and chamber work has also led him to play in different parts of America, including Mexico, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Colombia and the most relevant venues in Chile.
In the year 2011 Roberto was awarded the Multidisciplinary Scholarship, award given to students of the PUC Musical Institute who demonstrate excellent academic achievements in two different fields of study (Musical Composition and Performance Guitar). In 2013 Roberto Kuhn was awarded the Scholarship Outstanding Performer, a scholarship awarded by the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile to students that excel in the performing arts. In the year 2015 he was awarded a scholarship by the Ibanez-Atkinson foundation to continue his studies in the MMUS performance course in the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.