Schedule

Day I - Thursday, October 20, 2022
Pump House Music Works, Wakefield RI

5:30PM: Welcome, Registration 

7:30-9:30PM: Concert: 2021 Rising Stars Winner Chinnawat Themkumkwun, The Great Necks Guitar Trio and Duo Sonidos (with violinist William Knuth)

10:00PM: Meet the artist/CD signing

Day II - Friday, October 21, 2022
University Club at URI, 95 Upper College Rd. 

 

9:00-10:00AM: Technique Class/Warm Up - Scott Borg Rm 104

10:00-11:30AM: Lecture: Mike Hardy- Five Bagatelles by Walton Rm 113

11:30-1200PM: BREAK

12:00-1:30PM: Lunch

1:30PM: Masterclass (Adam Levin Rm 113, Matthew Rohde Rm 104, Eglise Gutierrez rm 101)

4:30PM: Festival BBQ (Pump House Music Works) + Open Mic for Participants

8:00PM: Concert: Andrea Gonzalez Caballero and Rene Izquierdo

10:00PM: Meet the artist/CD signing

Pump House Music Works
Day III - Saturday, October 22, 2022

 

9:00-10:00AM: Technique Class/Warm Up - Andrea Gonzalez Caballero Rm 101

10:00-11:00AM: Lecture: Gef Fisher and Alan Chapman - Replicating the sound of famous guitars: developing an original design Rm 104

11:00-12:00PM: Guitar Tasting, Alhambra and Andrea Gonzalez Caballero Rm 113

12:00-1:30PM: Lunch

1:30PM: Masterclass (Rene Izquierdo Rm 113, Andrea Gonzalez Caballero Rm 101, Scott Borg Rm 104, Mike Hardy Rm 112)

4:30PM: Community Concert: New England Guitar Orchestra and featured artist and Soprano, Eglise Gutierrez, and guitarists Matthew Rohde and Adam Levin.

5:30PM: Dinner

7:30PM: Pre-Concert Lecture

8:00PM: Concert: Prelude with Soprano Eglise Gutierrez and composer/pianist, Eduardo Morales-Caso.

Orchestra Night Featuring the World Premieres of violin and guitar and guitar trio works by Eduardo Morales Caso; Concierto de Herradura for guitar and orchestra, and the US-Premiere of the mandolin and guitar double concerto by Avner Dorman. (NOTE: World-Premiere is in Israel on November 21/24, 2022 with the Raanana Symphonette). Naragansset Bay Symphony Orchestra (Conductor: Kristo Kondakci), The Great Necks Guitar Trio, Duo Mantar, Duo Sonidos

10:00PM: Meet the artist/CD signing

St. Augustine's Church
University Club at URI, 95 Upper College Rd. 
University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center
Image by Annie Spratt
St. Augustine's Church, URI Campus
Day IV - Sunday, October 23, 2022
University Club at URI, 95 Upper College Rd. 

 

9:00-10:00AM: Technique Class/Warm Up - Rene Izquierdo Rm 104

10:00-11:00AM: Lecture:Those Mysterious Existences art – science – lutherie – and the classical guitar with Oscar Azaret Rm 113

11:00-12:00PM: Workshop: Simon Shaheen, Oud Rm 104

12:00-1:30PM: Lunch

1:30PM: Masterclass (Jacob Reuven Rm 101, Bridget Kibbey Rm 104, Andy McKee workshop Rm 113, Chinnawat Themkumwan Rm 112)

4:30PM: Concert: Prelude: Rising Stars Youth Guitar Program

Feature concert: Bridget Kibbey, harp with Jacob Reuven, mandolin, and The Great Necks (Matthew Rohde, Adam Levin, Scott Borg)

5:30PM: BBQ for Participants

7:30PM: Pre-Concert Lecture

8:00PM: Concert: Sessions (plucked-instrument ensemble)/Simon Shaheen, oud; Andy McKee, acoustic guitar

10:00PM: Meet the artist/CD signing

University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center