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International Guest Guitarist Concert Series

2016-2017 NEGS Concert Schedule

Saturday November 12, 2016, Recital 8:00 pm
Sunday, November 13, 2 PM: Meet the Artist/Masterclass

Nick Cutroneo, American Guitarist

Nick Cutroneo, American Guitarist

Connecticut guitarist Nick Cutroneo is a young rising star performer who toured throughout the United States and Italy to critical acclaim. He has made significant contributions to the guitar repertoire by premiering solo works by Thomas Schuttenhelm, Frank Wallace and EMMY Award Winning Composer Sean Pallatroni, in addition to a guitar concerto written and dedicated to him by Dan Lis.

In his NEGS season opener concert Nick Cutroneo will perform virtuoso works by Bach, Rodrigo, Giuliani, York, Dyens, and Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

Tickets: $20 | Seniors $18 | MAC members $15 | 15 or younger: free
Subscriptions: $60 all 4 concerts | Seniors $54 | MAC Members $45
Call 203-878-6647 or Visit milfordarts.org for reservations and subscriptions

Saturday, March 11, 2017, Recital 8:00 pm
Sunday, March 12 - 2:00 pm: Meet the Artist/Masterclass

Dimitris Dekavallas, Greek-born/London-based Classical Guitarist

"Virtuoso Guitar Favorites"

Dimitris Dekavallas Classical Guitarist

The New England Guitar Society's International Performer concert series will continue with guitarist Dimitris Dekavallas. Born in Athens/Greece, Dimitris discovered the guitar at the age of five. After receiving numerous scholarships, he studied at the Royal Academy of Music with such luminaries as John Williams and David Russell. He then launched an international career, which includes concerts on four continents, CD releases and awards at competitions. His Milford program on March 11 at 8:00PM will include virtuoso guitar favorites by Mertz, Giuliani, Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos and more. On Sunday March 12, at 2:00PM he will be at the Milford Center for the Arts, for a "Meet the Artist" reception and master-class.

Dimitris will present exciting virtuoso selections by
Mertz, Giuliani, Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos and more.

Tickets: $20 | Seniors $18 | MAC members $15 | 15 or younger: free
Subscriptions: $60 all 4 concerts | Seniors $54 | MAC Members $45
Call 203-878-6647 or Visit milfordarts.org for reservations and subscriptions

Saturday, April 8, 2017, Recital 8:00 pm
Sunday, April 9, 2:00 pm: Meet the Artist/Masterclass

Marcos Puña, Bolivian Guitarist

"International Guitar Journey"

Marcos Puña, Bolivian Guitarist

Bolivian guitarist Marcos Puña who performed for NEGS in 2006 to a full house audience giving him a standing ovation, returns to Connecticut to present a fresh program of guitar favorites from around the world. Between the intervening years, he has released four CD's and a DVD to critical acclaim, toured in more than twenty countries, and won first prize awards at international competitions. In his Milford performance he will present works by Torroba, Tansman, Piazzolla, Dyens, York, and Bolivian composer Eduardo Caba. A rare treat not to be missed!

 

Tickets: $20 | Seniors $18 | MAC members $15 | 15 or younger: free
Subscriptions: $60 all 4 concerts | Seniors $54 | MAC Members $45
Call 203-878-6647 or Visit milfordarts.org for reservations and subscriptions

Friday, May 12, 2017, Recital 8:00 pm
The Hartt School, Guitar Department, Music School Showcase
Under the direction of Richard Provost

The Hartt SchoolUnder the direction of World renown guitarist Richard Provost, the professionals of the future from The Hartt School Guitar Department will present solo and ensemble classical guitar works. Perfect occasion to hear these young stars right before they launch their careers while supporting future NEGS concerts at this annual NEGS fundraiser concert.

New England Guitar Society

Annual NEGS/MAC
Fundraising Event

MFAC
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