International Guest Guitarist Concert Series

Guest Guitarist Concert Series

2006-2007 NEGS Concert Schedule

Duo FrescoSaturday, November 11, 2006, 8:00 pm
Duo Fresco; Brett Deubner on the viola and Christopher Kenniff on the guitar

The perfect blend of sound and style, accessibility and innovation define this exciting group’s mission of music making. Together, Deubner & Kenniff seek to further the available repertoire for viola and guitar by working with contemporary composers and creating their own transcriptions of existing repertoire.

The program includes works by: Schubert, DeFalla, Halper, Lezcano, Levy, and Rust.

“elegance, accuracy and impeccable technique” ...
“extremely sensitive and expressive.”

   - Classical New Jersey

Scott SanchezSaturday, March 10, 2007, 8:00 pm
Scott Sanchez, Classical guitarist

Music of the Americas

American born guitarist Scott Sanchez has been recognized by audience members, concert presenters and reviewers for his artistry and solid musicianship. A graduate of Yale, Scott has toured throughout the United States and England, and has released 3 CDs on the Intraspect label.

The program includes works by: Antonio Lauro, Astor Piazzola, Leonard Bernstein, Dave Brubeck and Scott Joplin.

“Sanchez drew the audience into his playing with his excellent performance… a performance which at times was introspective and at others extrovert.”
   - Classical Guitar Magazine

Saturday April 21, 2007, 8:00 pm
Saldaña/Bravo Duo from Argentina, classical guitar duos and traditional music of their country

Silvana Saldaña/Javier BravoMusic of Argentina and
Latin America

Born in Buenos Aires, Silvana and Javier have become one of the most well-known Argentine guitar duos. Together they have performed in concert in South America and Europe. Their first duo CD features contemporary Latin, as well as new arrangements of tango and Argentine folk music.

Works by: Piazzolla, Guastavino, Pujol, Bellanati, Cobián and more.

Saturday, May 12, 2007, 8:00 pm
Hartt School of Music Guitar Department; solo and ensemble classical guitar music performed by their talented students

Hartt School Guitarists

The guitar program at The Hartt School is the oldest and most developed performance-based program in the country. Graduating their first Bachelor of Music guitar major in 1968, they have expanded the program to offer master of music, doctor of musical arts, artist diploma, and graduate professional degrees.

Works by: Scarlatti, Barrios, Berkeley, Giuliani, Argento, Schutenhelm, York

Tickets are $12 - Call 203-878-6647 for reservations

 


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