Highlights: Our program entitled "Doubledown: Dynamic Guitar Duo's from Italy, France, and Australia" perform music of Pierre Petit, Federico Mompou, Radames Gnatali, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Nigel Westlake. Features Duo Resonances, Solo Duo, and the Australian Guitar Duo.
Highlights: A show featuring the eclectic recordings of guitarist/composer Benjamin Verdery, the Yale University teacher of both Thomas Flippin and Christopher Mallett of Duo Noire, who were featured in the week of March 2 on Inside Classical Guitar. Hear traditional music of J.S. Bach's 'Cello Suite #4, contemporary classical represented by John Anthony Lennon's Sonatina. Then the untraditional, Ben Verdery's arrangements of music by Prince Roger Nelson, Van Stiefel, and his own compositions.
Highlights: Conversation with the members of Duo Noire: Thomas Flippin and Chris Mallett, who were in St. Louis recently in a special residency to visit our local schools who have new school programs. They play live for us in studio, their newly-published arrangement of "Juba" by E. Nathaniel Dett, featured in the Spring 2015 issue of Soundboard magazine. Also selections from Chris's new CD entitled "The Porcelain Tower," and Thomas's CD "Something New."
Highlights: We feature the recorded performances of guitarist Martha Masters. Music by Domenico Scarlatti, Giulio Regondi, Mauro Giuliani, Fernando Sor, Manuel Ponce, more.
Highlights: Music of Duo Erato, featuring Risa Carlson and Martha Masters, and solo performances of Martha Masters. Includes music of Fernando Sor, Cesar Franck, Ernesto Cordero, Isaac Albeniz, and Pierre Petit.
Highlights: The Art of the Lute, featuring performances by lutenists Paul O'Dette, Ronn McFarlane, and Konrad Ragossnig in music by John Dowland, Daniel Batchelar, Anthony Holborne, and J.S. Bach.
Highlights: Music by guitarist Matthew Nathan Greif--newest member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet--showing his talents here in a solo and and duo program of music by by Agustin Barrios, Miles Davis, Andrew York, Dusan Bogdanovic (in duo with Matthew), and Carlo Domeniconi.
Highlights: This show features the talents of the substantial number of women guitarists throughout the world. Includes Karin Schaup, Sharon Isbin, Rachel, Gauk, many more!
Highlights: The second Show featuring the recordings of guitarist Angel Romero!
Highlights: Tune in for our first of two shows featuring music recorded by Spanish virtuoso guitarist Angel Romero of the renowned Romero Family, in anticipation of his St. Louis solo performance on Saturday, January 24, 2015, 7:30 pm at the Sheldon Concert Hall.