Announcing the 7th annual RU International Guitar Festival that will bring International Guitarist performers to the Norwood Room in the Bondurant Center for the Arts from April 3rd through the 6th 2008.

The International Guitar Festival has consistently drawn an audience to the New River Valley and has drawn them from Northern Virginia as well as beyond the borders of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

All Events are Free Admission and occur at the Bondurant Center for the Arts (Norwood Room) 1129 Main St. Radford.

Complete Schedule

Thursday, April 3rd

8pm Concert Carlo Barone (Italian Guitarist- Specialist in Historical Instruments)

Friday, April 4th

9am ~ 12noon Masterclass/workshop, Carlo Barone
1pm to 4pm Masterclass/workshop, William Yelverton
8pm Concert, Jorge Caballero (Peruvian Classical Guitarist – winner of many International Competitions)

Saturday, April 5th

10am ~ 12noon
Masterclass/workshop, Jorge Caballero
1pm ~ 4pm
Masterclass/workshop, The Mayes Duo - Lutes and Guitars
8pm Concert, William Yelverton (Solo Guitarist)

Sunday, April 6th

2pm Concert, The Mayes Duo – (Lutes and Guitars)

All events take place in Radford University’s - Bondurant Center for the Arts – Main St. Radford, VA

To reserve a place performing for a teaching in a Masterclass an unedited recording must be received by Thurs., March 20th, 2008 and a non-refundable fee of $30.00 USD. Unspecified Masterclasses will be assigned at the discretion of the festival director.

Send to: RU International Guitar Festival ATTN: Robert Trent PO Box 6968, Radford University, Radford, VA 24142
Contact Information

Contact: (540) 831-5177

Festival Director:
Dr. Robert Trent, Director of Guitar Studies
Box 6968
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Radford University
Radford, VA 24142
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