Antoine Dufour

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Antoine Dufour
Background information
Born 1979
L'Épiphanie, Quebec, Canada
Genres Folk, fingerstyle acoustic, instrumental
Occupations Guitarist
Instruments Guitar
Years active 2004–now
Labels CandyRat Records
Website www.myspace.com/antoinedufour

Antoine Dufour is a French-Canadian guitarist. Dufour is famous for his fingerstyle guitar playing. Until now Dufour has made 3 studio albums, Naissance, Development and Existence. He has a strong fanbase because of his YouTube videos.

Biography[change | edit source]

Dufour started playing guitar at the age of fifteen. Later he studied at the CEGEP, where he first listened to fingerstyle music. 2005 he became second and 2006 first place in the Canadian Guitar Festival's Fingerstyle Guitar Championship. Also he became third in the International Finger Style Guitar Championship in Winfield, Kansas.

Dufour also works as a guitar tutor, giving lessons through Skype.

Discography[change | edit source]

Studio albums[change | edit source]

  • Naissance (2004)
  • Development (2006)
  • Existence (2008)

DVDs[change | edit source]

  • Antoine Dufour / Andy McKee Split DVD (2007)

Other websites[change | edit source]