Clancy McLeod 'Rising Star' Guitarist

  “A Captivating, expressive and very musical


-2018 London Strings Competition panel

Niel Gow's Lament

Clancy McLeod is a prizewinner in the (2021) Adelaide International Guitar Competition, the most prestigious guitar competition in the southern hemisphere. Clancy also was awarded second prize in the national Great Romantics Competition in 2021. He placed in the top three of the London Strings Competition, second in the 3MBS the talent competition. Clancy has a Bachelor of Music from the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music and has also studied at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Clancy has demonstrated himself to be a guitarist of the highest calibre and a "captivating, expressive and very musical" performer. (LSF)

Recuerdos de la Alhambra

3rd Prize Adelaide International Guitar Competition

Clancy won 3rd prize in the prestigious Adelaide International Guitar Competition in 2021.

London Strings Competition

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Following the audition round Clancy McLeod was selected to play in the finals of the London Strings Competition, open to all stringed instruments. Clancy finished in the final round of three performers as a place winner. 

“A captivating, expressive and very musical" performance.

- 2018 London strings competition panel

Invocacion y Danza, Rodrigo

Great Romantics Competition

Clancy won 2nd prize and the Milan Kantor award at the 2021 national competition 

3MBS The Talent

Clancy McLeod won second place in the 2018 3MBS The Talent competition. The competition was open to all classical instruments. Clancy was required to live performances live on radio for both the semi final and final of the competition in September and October 2018. 

Rory McLeod
Rory McLeod