Boston GuitarFest 2012

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Boston GuitarFest VII: Back to Bach

Cosponsored by the Department of Music in the College of Arts, Media and Design and the New England Conservatory.

Boston GuitarFest is a music festival with a stellar array of exciting concerts; a series of seminars and master classes taught by an incomparable faculty; and a meeting place for all those seeking a deeper message, more enduring values and a more genuine human interchange than can often be found in the world of today’s “music business.”

For more information and to register, visit www.bostonguitarfest.org. Purchase tickets online from the Northeastern University Box Office or call (617) 373-4700.

Concert Schedule

Wednesday, June 20
8 PM
Fenway Center at Northeastern University
Opening night
Boston GuitarFest 2011 competition winner Edel Muñoz // the Amadeus Guitar Duo (Dale Kavanaugh/Thomas Kirchhof)

Thursday, June 21
5 PM
Fenway Center at Northeastern University
Nach Bach (Composers influenced by Bach)m Maarten Stragier, and others

8 PM
Fenway Center at Northeastern University
Bach and the Baroque
Stephan Schmidt // Duo Sonidos (Adam Levin and William Knuth)

Friday, June 22
5 PM
Fenway Center at Northeastern University
First Ladies of the Guitar
Zaira Meneses, Elena Papandreou with Virginia Eskin, piano

8 PM
Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory
Weiss and Bach
John Schneiderman, baroque lute // John Gibbons and colleagues

Saturday, June 23
5 PM
Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory
Works of Bach, Beaser and Others
Duo Musagete (Jerome Mouffe, guitar and Ben Smolen, flute)

8 PM
Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory
Back to Bach
Eliot Fisk, Oscar Ghiglia and colleagues

Sunday, June 24
3 PM
Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory
Adult Performance Competition Finals (Free and open to the public)