As a soloist,accompanist,writer and session musician, Tristan Seume is one of the UK’s leading acoustic guitarists. Strongly influenced by folk, jazz and country, he has released two instrumental solo albums, “You Just Know” and “Middle Child”, featuring a mixture of original compositions, traditional tunes and a few choice covers .
Tristan also plays guitar and bouzouki for multiple BBC folk award-winning singer, Jackie Oates in her band, appearing at arts centres and festivals across Europe.
For many years, he has been a contributor to two of the UK’s biggest selling guitar magazines, Guitarist and Guitar Techniques, and lectures at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, Surrey as well as at the annual International Guitar Festival in Bath.
“Seume’s superb fingerpicking talent and ease of drifting between styles drives you to a state of listening compulsion” – Acoustic Magazine
“I believe he is one of the finest of the new acoustic generation” – Acoustic guitar legend, Gordon Giltrap