• Dale Kavanagh has taken the art of pianissimo to a new level. She was able to project even the most intricate arpeggio phrases with absolute transparency.

    Washington Post – USA
  • This is one of the most musical recordings of Benjamin Britten’s “Nocturnal” that I have ever heard.

    Soundboard Magazine – USA
  • This young artist amazed the Berlin public.

    Guitar & Laute Magazine – Germany
  • She is a first class musician and performer at the world level.

    The Mail Star – Canada
  • A true poet on the Guitar.

    Volks Blatt “Die Kultur News fur Liechtenstein”
  • Best of all for me was Dale Kavanagh’s interpretation of the difficult “Tres piezas” by Rodrigo, which, frankly, I have never heard played better.

    Classical Guitar Magazine – England
  • Tonight Dale played solo – fast, clean, powerful, musical – an incredible concert.

    Soundboard Magazine – USA


Dale Kavanagh performs internationally as a soloist and in concertos with orchestra. She also is part of the Amadeus Guitar Duo with German guitarist Thomas Kirchhoff. She has performed in over 40 countries.


Dale is currently very engaged with composing, having recently written for : The Marlow International Youth Guitar Competition, Aniello Desiderio, Costas Cotsiolis. Giampaolo Bandini, Emma Rush, ChromaDuo, Irina Kulikova, and many more. It is an exciting time.

Recording Artist

Dale Kavanagh is Professor of Guitar at the Musikhochschule in Detmold, Germany. She held the appointment of “Musician in Residence” at Acadia University between 2003-2010.


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Where my music is published

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13/07/2024 Iserlohn (Reformierte Kirche 11.30 Uhr)
19/07/2024 Guangzhou/China (Martinez Guitar Festival)
30/07/2024 Iserlohn (32nd guitar festival)
01/09/2024 Osterholz-Scharmbeck (FAUN)
08/09/2024 Barendorf (17. Draht-Saiten-Akt)
27/09/2024 Rheinfelden (with Duo Gruber & Maklar)
04/10/2024 Manfredonia/Italy (Dale solo)
12/10/2024 Darmstadt
19/10/2024 Deggendorf
16/11/2024 Berlin
16/11/2024 Berlin
24/11/2024 Eschborn (with Duo Gruber & Maklar)
21/01/2025 Iserlohn (Oberste Stadtkirche)
09/02/2025 Stade (Chamber music series)
16/02/2025 Ochtrup (Wasserschloss Haus Wellbergen – 16h und 19h)
03/05/2025 Seattle/USA (Dale solo)
04/05/2025 Seattle/USA (Dale solo)
15/05/2025 Belgrade, Serbia (Int. Guitar Festival)
16/05/2025 Belgrade, Serbia (Int. Guitar Festival)
13/06/2025 Birstonas, Lithuania (Baltic Festival)
29/07/2025 Iserlohn (33rd guitar festival)
05/08/2025 Nürtingen (Guitar Festival)
07/09/2025 Barendorf (18th Draht-Saiten-Akt)
15/11/2025 Ricany, Tschechien
19/11/2025 Aalborg/Denmark (Guitar Festival)