This spring, Shepherd University Music will premier the Shepherd International Guitar Festival, featuring Manuel Barrueco, internationally recognized as one of the most important guitarists of our time. The four-day festival—the only one of its kind in the region—will be held Thursday, May 14 through Sunday, May 17, 2015, in and around the Shepherd University campus in Shephersdtown, WV. Open to professional adults, college students, and high school and middle school students the festival will include master classes, individual guitar lessons, guitar ensemble rehearsals, and concerts by international artists and guest instructors William Feasley, Marcelo Ferraris and José Manuel Lezcano, Nightly concerts by guest artists as well as a culminating concert by the festival participants, will be the centerpiece of the festival, and are free and open to the public.
Registration information for the Shepherd International Guitar Festival is available at http://www.shepherd.edu/musicweb/documents/GuitarFestival.pdf. For more information or to receive the registration form by mail, contact Dr. Robert Tudor at 304-876-5237 or firstname.lastname@example.org.