April 27, 2017 5:30 p.m.End:
April 27, 2017 7 p.m.Location: Hahn Recital Hall
The Guitar Ensemble is directed by Paul Reilly and is a performance opportunity for all School of Music guitarists. This group studies and performs duo, trio, and quartet literature for the classical guitar and other chamber music for the instrument.
Program to include works by George Händel, Johann Gräfe, Fett/Knight, J.S. Bach (arr. Reilly), Enrique Granados (arr. Reilly), Claude Debussy (arr. Reilly), Modest Moussorsky (arr. Reilly), Mauro Giuliani, and Harry Chalmiers.
The Guitar Festival at Ball State University’s School of Music celebrates twenty-nine years of concerts devoted to the classical guitar! Every year the School of Music hosts a performer who has won the Guitar Foundation of America International Competition or an artist on the verge of an international career. Past performers have included Guitar Foundation of America winners Joseph Hagedorn, Antigoni Goni, Gaelle Solal. In cooperation with the College of Fine Arts and Emens Auditorium, guests have also included the world famous Los Angeles Guitar Quartet and the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet.
Other Ball State Guitar Festival XXIX concerts include:
Faculty Artist Series Recital: Paul Reilly, guitar - Tuesday, April 25 | 5:30 p.m. | Choral Hall
Guest Artist Recital: Rupert Boyd, guitar & Laura Metcalf, cello - Wednesday, April 26 | 5:30 p.m. | Choral Hall
All Guitar Festival events are free and open to the public.