Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Chamber Music Society and the Cleveland Classical Guitar Society collaborate bringing together the impeccable Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Casals and one of the most important guitarists of our time, Manuel Barrueco.
The concert will be held on Tuesday, 10/29/2013 at 7:30 PM at Plymouth Church UCC, 2860 Coventry Road, Shaker Heights, OH.
The Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Casals received First Prizes at the London and Brahms-Hamburg competitions and won a Latin Grammy. Manuel Barrueco, recognized as one the most important guitarists of our time, regularly performs in the most prestigious concert halls throughout the world and has an extensive recording catalogue that includes collaborations with artists such as Placido Domingo, Emmanuel Pahud, the King’s Singers, and Andy Summers of the Police.
The concert is presented in collaboration with the Cleveland Chamber Music Society with support from the Ohio Arts Council and Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.
The Cleveland Classical Guitar Society brings the world’s finest international performers to Cleveland. Highlights of the 2013-14 season include: Cuarteto Casals with Manuel Barrueco; a new work by 2013 Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw performed by Estelí Gomez and Colin Davin with the composer in attendance; and Grammy-winning Scottish guitarist David Russell. Manuel Barrueco and David Russell will also be conducting master classes during their visits to Cleveland.
In addition, the CCGS’ educational outreach initiative offers ongoing music classes to over 100 students in grades 7-12 in Cleveland and Akron. To learn more about this concert, the International Concert Series, master classes and the educational programs available, visit the CCGS Web site at www.clevelandclassicalguitar.org or call 216-905-9348.
October 29, 2013 – Cuarteto Casals & Manuel Barrueco: $30/$28/$5 (general/senior/student)
November 23, 2013 - Carlos Pérez: $20/$15/$10 (general/senior/student)
January 25, 2014 - The Beijing Guitar Duo: $20/$15/$10 (general/senior/student)
February 22, 2014 - Estelí Gomez and Colin Davin: $20/$15/$10 (general/senior/student)
March 29, 2014 - David Russell: $25/$20/$15 (general/senior/student)