On April 11 and 12 the guitar program of the Hartt School will be celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of its founding with the following free events. All events are on the campus of the University of Hartford 200 Bloomfield Ave. W. Hartford. CT. 06117
Friday, April 11: 7:30 Auerbach Auditorium: Solo Recital by Andy York.
Saturday, April 12:
Saturday we have a full schedule of events. All events are in Millard Auditorium
9:00 AM -11:00AM Open rehearsals At this point we are not sure what groups performing that evening will be rehearsing.
11:30-12:30: Suzuki guitar presentation. Nick Cutroneo
12:30-1:30: John LaBarbara. New music for guitar
2:00 -5:00: Rehearsal for Attic by Andrew York alumni, students, faculty community. This will be the concluding work on this evening’s program
5:00- 7:30: Dinner Break:.
8:00 PM: Anniversary concert featuring world premier of Frank Wallace’s Guiddartha. This work will feature Hartt faculty and alumni: Phenix Trio: Richard Provost, guitar: Rita Porfiris, Viola, Anton Miller Violin: Pandora Duo: Janet Arms Flute, Christopher Ladd Guitar: Alturas Duo: Scott Hill guitar, Carlos Boltes, viola/charango: Kaleidos: Yovianna Garcia, guitar, Sayun Chang, percussion: New England Guitar Quartet: Christopher Ladd, Dan Hartington, Nick Cutroneo, Jeremy Milligen.
The concert will conclude with a performance of Attic, by Andy York performed by students, area guitarists, and alumni of the department.