25/07/2017 - 29/07/2017

Faculty, guest artists, and students from the VCM Summer Guitar Academy (July 25-29) perform solos, duets, and orchestra pieces from artists as diverse as Beethoven, Dyens, and Soundgarden.

Event Info

July 25, 2017 - 1:30pm

July 26, 2017 - 1:30pm

July 28, 2017 - 1:30pm

July 29, 2017 - 1:30pm

July 29, 2017 - 8:00pm

Philip T. Young Recital Hall


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Join the 2017 Summer Guitar Academy for a wonderfully diverse series of concerts, featuring both world-renowned artists and students of the program. All concerts in the Phillip T Young with the exception of Alexander Dunn (July 25)

Alexander Dunn performs a sonata by Ferdinand Rebay, and 12 Miniature Preludes of Impressionist Willcocks

Tues., July 25 | 1:30pm Emmanuel Baptist Church (2121 Cedar Hill X Rd, corner of Henderson & Cedar Hill X Rd) Admission by donation

Randy Pile plays beloved works of Tárrega, Rodrigo and Villa-Lobos
Wednesday, July 26 | 1:30–2:30pm

Emerging young artists Christopher Boston and Simon Farintosh – these Victorians define a new international standard. Works of Tedesco, Regondi, Concerto para un Fiesta of Rodrigo
Friday, July 28 | 1:30-3:00pm

Academy Showcase – faculty and participants of the academy present guitar orchestra pieces and solos including Beatles and Soundgarden, plus Beethoven.
Saturday, July 29 | 1:30pm

Michael Kolk and Stephen Lochbaum – virtuoso performers share a program of Tedesco Rebay, Granados, and Roland Dyens’ version of ‘Round Midnight. Saturday, July 29 | 8:00pm

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