Guitar prodigy Chantal McGregor plays rock blues for the cutting edge age played with a convenient virtuosity. Voted Guitarist of the Year at the 2014 British Blues Awards, and nominated again in 2015. The Blues got here calling first, however rock and roll changed into constantly ready around the nook. When Chantel turned into 8 years antique, she turned into the youngest man or woman in the UK to skip a Rock faculty examination. At 12, she turned into jamming in her native Bradford and evolving right into a talented musician. A woman guitar prodigy, at 14 Chantel turned into told via most important labels that she had a wonderful voice, but ladies do not play guitar like that.
Wisely ignoring the comments, she enrolled on the Leeds College of Music and became the primary pupil in the university’s history, to acquire a 100% pass mark, with 18 distinctions. Chantel left with a First Class Honors degree in Popular Music and a coveted prize, for brilliant musicianship. In previous years, Chantel stepped out within the pro musician world and her lovely live performances confirmed that she had the potential to carry out rock blues for the new age, performed by way of a musician born with an effortless virtuosity.