International Guest Guitarist Concert Series

2011-2012 NEGS Concert Schedule

Saturday November 5, 2011, Recital 8:00 pm
November 6, 2 PM: Meet the Artist/NEGS meeting

Christopher Ladd - Classical Guitarist

Christopher LaddChristopher Ladd is one of the most promising young classical musicians in the country. Praised for his remarkable talent and richness of sound he is highly sought after as a soloist and chamber musician.

Mr. Ladd has been a prize winner in numerous competitions including the prestigious Guitar Foundation of America International Competition. He currently serves on the faculty of The Hartt School and Central Connecticut State University.

Tickets are $15 - Call 203-878-6647 or visit for reservations

Saturday, March 10, 2012, Recital 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 11 - Meet the Artist/NEGS meeting

Philippe Bertaud - French Guitarist
Program: Bossa Nova, Bertaud and Williams

Philippe BertaudOne of the most creative guitarists working today, Philippe Bertaud's repertoire includes music from Asia and Brazil, to his native France. Milford audiences will remember his amazingly successful sold-out performance in his first NEGS concert in 2006. Philippe Bertaud returns to Milford with a fresh repertoire and his new endorsement by Alhambra Guitars.

Tickets are $15 - Call 203-878-6647 or visit for reservations

Saturday, April 15, 2012, Recital 8:00 pm
Sunday, April 16, Meet the Artist/NEGS meeting

Rafael Aguirre Miņarro - Spanish guitarist

Rafael Aguirre Miñarro

A young talent from Malaga, Spain, Rafael Aguirre started his guitar studies at the age of 7 to become the first prizewinner at ten competitions in Europe. His NEGS program will include a great selection of Spanish music as well as guitar classics.

Saturday, May 12, 2011, Recital 8:00 pm
The Yale School of Music School Showcase

YaleThe Yale School of Music Guitar Department, under the direction of Ben Verdery, trained some of the most successful young professional guitarists performing today. The concert will feature current Yale students in an exciting recital full of surprises.

NEGS/MFAC Fundraising Event


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