Adam Levin

Artistic Director

Praised for his “visceral and imaginative performances” by the Washington Post, top prize winning classical guitarist and recording artist Adam Levin has performed on four continents across the globe. Levin has performed extensively across the United States at renowned venues such as Chicago’s Pick Staiger, Nichols, and Mayne Stage concert halls as well as at the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago; Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, and Jordan Hall; Spivey Hall in Atlanta; repeat appearances at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City; and the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. In Europe, Levin has performed in some of the finest venues across Spain, and in Italy, Germany, and Switzerland. In the 2017-2018 season, Levin makes several debut solo, chamber, and orchestral appearances in China, Finland, and Ireland as well as return appearances in Brazil and Spain. 

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The Great Necks

The Great Necks Guitar Trio has enchanted audiences across the US with its whimsical, interactive, and daring performances. “This isn’t ‘classical’ guitar,” writes Fresh Out of the Booth of the Great Necks’ recent album. “This is universal killer music that I believe could hit anyone.” Read More

Gaëlle Solal

Classical guitarist but not only that ... Gaëlle Solal is a musical UFO that breaks the conventions and create enthusiasm wherever she plays.

Her career is very classical though: 3 gold medals at the Conservatory of his hometown, Marseilles, a 1st prize at the National Superior Conservatory of Paris, several international competitions (1st prize of Alessandria, Savona, Sernanchele, 2nd prize of the GFA in the USA and finalist of the artist guild concert in New York). 

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Grisha Goryachev

Grisha Goryachev A native of St. Petersburg, Russia, Grisha Goryachev is renowned for his extraordinary musical sensitivity and technical virtuosity in both classical and flamenco styles. Grisha is one of very few guitarists in the world who is reviving the tradition of solo flamenco guitar in a concert setting that was practiced by legendary flamenco masters such as Ramón Montoya and Sabicas.  Read More

Joshua Bell

l'Esperance Mandolin Ensemble

L’Esperance is a band of musicians of different backgrounds and ages who come together to enjoy the pleasure of making music with each other. Since 1994, l’Esperance has been sharing that joy with audiences around New England. Recent performance include the Shoreline Acoustic Music Festival in New London, CT; Gallery Night at the Providence Public Library; fundraisers for the YMCA of Armenia and the public library of Phuket, Thailand; and numerous performances at retirement centers and worship services.

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Dimitris Kotronakis

Dimitris Kotronakis has built a reputation as one of the preeminent guitarists of his generation.

His seventh CD, titled "Toryanse" was released in spring 2016 in USA by Soundset Records.This CD contains solo guitar pieces of modern repertory. Most of them have a virtuosic character that goes beyond the upper levels of classical guitar mastery.

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An Tran,

Winner of 2018 Rising Stars Program

Born and raised in Hanoi, Vietnam, An Tran is considered a “Vietnamese guitar virtuoso” by the Austin Classical Guitar. After winning the 1st prize of the Vietnam National Guitar Competition at the age of 12, the internationally acclaimed guitarist has performed throughout North America and Asia, both as a soloist as well as an active chamber musician alongside various instrumentalists. Deeply connected to his native country of Vietnam, An is bringing traditional music of Vietnam to the international concert stages.       Read More

Maarten Stragier

Belgian guitarist Maarten Stragier's refreshing take on concert programming and a passion for contemporary music take his performances from the original to the unusual. His musical sensitivity and innovative spirit have brought him to European and American audiences. Read More

Clarice Assad,

Composer, Singer, Pianist

Described by the San Francisco Chronicle as “a serious triple threat,” Brazilian-American Clarice Assad is a Grammy nominated composer, performer and educator of musical depth and ability. Carefully crafted colorful textures permeate her soulful and musical world, which embraces a wide variety of styles, from symphonic to chamber music, avant garde to Brazilian genres and French chanson.      Read More

Scott Borg

Praised as having “enormous facility on the guitar, a fluent technique, who plays with total confidence and professional expertise, panache and artful spontaneity”, Australian classical guitarist and Augustine Artist Scott Borg performs extensively as a soloist and chamber musician, and is known for his colorful, refined, and daring performances. 

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Matthew Rohde

Matthew Rohde is a classical guitarist, educator, and film composer. As a soloist Matthew has performed on four continents and in such venues as El Palacio de Bellas Artes (Mexico City), La Casa de la Música (Quito), Il Pallazzo Chigiana (Siena), and Sprague Hall (New Haven). He has also performed alongside such luminaries as Grammy-nominated pianist Clarice Assad, recorderist Horacio Franco, and violinist Owen Dalby. Once he even performed for the president of China.      Read More

Dr.Regina Campbell

Regina Campbell founded Performing Arts Physical Therapy, PC in 1996 to provide specialized care for musicians. She has been a practicing physical therapist since 1982 and has concentrated her clinical practice in care for musicians since 1991. She is certified by the Performing Arts Medicine Association and the American Academy of Sports Medicine in Performing Arts Health.  Read More

Dr.Eric Zillmer

Psychologist, Researcher, Athletic Dir.

Dr. Eric A. Zillmer, a licensed clinical psychologist, received his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Florida Tech in 1984 where he was subsequently awarded the Outstanding Alumnus Award in 1995. Dr. Zillmer completed internship training at Eastern Virginia Medical School and a postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the University of Virginia Medical School.    

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David Veslocki

CT Suzuki Academy

American Guitarist, Record Producer and educator David Veslocki leads a fulfilling and diverse musically life that has taken him around the world and earned him many awards, television, commercial and movie placements.Written/ produced/ played guitar on songs that have been released on RCA Records, Atlantic Records, Sony Records, Kontor Records, 300 Records and many more which have collectively charted charted in the top 10 in over 50 countries on the iTunes Charts and on the Billboard Charts.

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Robert Bekkers

Boston Guitar Orchestra

Dutch guitarist Robert Bekkers earned his Doctorate in Musical Arts (DMA) from the New England Conservatory where he studied classical guitar with Eliot Fisk and conducting with Erica Washburn. As guitar instructor on the faculty of Gordon College in Wenham (MA), he also teaches guitar at South Shore Conservatory in Hingham (MA) and the corporate music school of Yamaha in Lexington (MA). Dr Bekkers performs widely as soloist, chamber musician, notably with string quartet.

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Mark Davis

Providence Mandolin Orchestra

In 1989 Mr. Davis assumed the role of Music Director/Conductor of the Providence Mandolin Orchestra, a group that dates back to the first decades of the 20th century.  Under his direction the group has been recognized as one of the top plucked string ensembles in the US with a reputation for featuring new works. The PMO has performed in Spain, France, Germany and the Netherlands, has produced three CD’s, and has performed over 75 original contemporary works, many of these written for the PMO.

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Joshua Bell

l'Esperance Mandolin Ensemble

L’Esperance is a band of musicians of different backgrounds and ages who come together to enjoy the pleasure of making music with each other. Since 1994, l’Esperance has been sharing that joy with audiences around New England. Recent performance include the Shoreline Acoustic Music Festival in New London, CT; Gallery Night at the Providence Public Library; fundraisers for the YMCA of Armenia and the public library of Phuket, Thailand; and numerous performances at retirement centers and worship services.

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