The 2nd Annual Vanguard University Guitar Festival will take place on Saturday, February 28th. The free events will begin at 2pm with a concert by Samuel Hines. Then, from 2:45-4:30pm you are welcome to audit masterclasses by Samuel Hines, Lynn McGrath, and Matt Denman. At 7:00pm in Needham Chapel there will be a free gala concert featuring guitar ensembles from McCallum Fine Arts Academy (Austin, TX), Glendale Community College (Glendale, AZ), Ramon C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts (Los Angeles), Benton Middle School (La Mirada), La Mirada High School (La Mirada), Servite High School (Anaheim), Cerritos College (Norwalk), and our own Vanguard University. For a finale, all the groups, about 150+ guitarists, will perform Musica Latina Facil by Annette Kruisbrink under the direction of Chuck Hulihan.