After studying at the Paris Conservatory in the class of Roland Dyens, Etienne Candela leads a guitarist career (recitals in Paris, France, in Europe) and operates in the various aesthetic formations. He works in particular within the Oblivion Quintet (tango), Becs Duo and Nails (contemporary music).
His career is dotted with musical encounters at concerts with orchestra (OLC Eclaté Opera, Orchestra Op. Limoges) or in pairs (F. Gruneissen, Count R., R. Magalhaes, A. Pierlot, P. Perchaud ).
Interested in the lute repertoire, he performed in concert as a soloist or orchestra, baroque guitar and theorbo with in many festivals (Guitar Universe 1001 notes, Music Museum ...).
Artistic Teaching Professor, holder of the Certificate of Fitness, Etienne Candela directs the course of many courses, and teaches at the Conservatoire de Chateauroux Departmental Radiation (36).
He is also a member of the Trio Alborada.