Ignacio Lusardi Monteverde is an accomplished guitarist and producer based in London.
He has recorded over 70 productions of various musical genres in his studios in Buenos Aires and London. Ignacio is skilled in all stages of production, from recording to mastering and has strong abilities in arrangement and composition. Some of his work in London is linked with Pixaudio and Lyribox, recording tracks for the Opera company.
In 2013 Ignacio completed a Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting. This has allowed him to specialise in the live and studio recording of classical music ensembles and soloists and he dedicates himself to working closely with each artist to find their natural sound.
Currently Ignacio is working in the development of different music festivals such as Ketevan World Sacred Music Festival (India), Babylon Festival (Iraq) and intensely with a number of performers of classical and Early Music in Europe and South America. Some of his recent collaborations engage the Seville Chamber Choir (Spain), Ensemble Molière (England), Les Antics (Switzerland), performers from the Royal College and the Guildhall School producing also a number of albums at the legendary Abbey Road Studios and has worked for the last five years in the Latin American Baroque Festival of Buenos Aires, recording artists such as Gabriel Garrido, Cristina García Banegas and Manfredo Kraemer.
Ignacio is also an experienced performer, presented as a soloist at the Indian National theatre NCPA and Babylon Great Theatre. At a young age Ignacio began his studies in classical guitar with Marcela Sfriso in his hometown of Buenos Aires. He now specialises in Spanish flamenco guitar, touring internationally with various world music artists and continues his studies in Spain with maestros Gerardo Nuñez, Juan Manuel Cañizares, Jose Antonio Rodriguez and Manolo Sanlúcar. His most recent collaborations include performances with the Oud Master Ahmed Mukhtar, the Indian sitar player Baluji Shrivastav and flamenco guitarist Eduardo Niebla.