Guitar masters student Junhong Kuang (BM ’20, Guitar) released Rodrigo, Ponce & Garcia: Guitar Concertos with the Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice conducted by Darrell Ang. The album received a positive review from BBC Music Magazine.
Meng Su (PC ’09, GPD ’11, MM ’16, AD ‘18, Guitar; GPD ’15, Chamber Ensemble) has been appointed to the faculty of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music beginning Fall 2021.
Professor Manuel Barrueco (BM ’75, Guitar) will teach three online master classes as part of his Augustine Foundation Master Class Residency on November 6, 7, and 8 at the Manhattan School of Music. Performers in the master class include students from Eastman School of Music, Hunter College, Juilliard, and Manhattan School of Music.
Yuri Liberzon (BM ’04, GPD ’05, Guitar) released his third album 3 Violin Sonatas on October 2, 2020. The album includes works by Johann Sebastian Bach for violin transcribed for guitar by professor Manuel Barrueco.
The Winchendon Music Festival, founded and directed by Andrew Arceci (BM ’08, Double Bass, Viola da Gamba), presented a 2020 digital series with Arceci and lutenist William Simms (MM ’91, Guitar) performing.