Lehigh Valley Classical Guitar Festival

Saturday, June 28, 2014

The Lehigh Valley Classical Guitar Society will co-sponsor a new "Lehigh Valley Classical Guitar Festival" with the Moravian College Department of Music. Join us for a day of recitals, workshops, master classes and concerts.

This year’s guest artists include:

Tom Amoriello
Rupert Boyd
Pat Sise
Jorge Torres
John Marcel Williams

The festival, directed by James Schultheis, will be held in Peter Hall, Moravian College. For information please call: 610-861-1650 or email music@moravian.edu.

Saturday, June 28 Events

  • 9:30-10 am Registration
  • 10:00-10:45 am Workshop with Tom Amoriello "Teaching Guitar in Public Schools"
  • 11:00-11:45 am Workshop with Jorge Torres "Early Music Transcriptions"
  • 12:00-12:45 pm Recital by John Marcel Williams
  • 1:00-2:00 pm Lunch Break
  • 2:00-3:30 pm Master Class with Rupert Boyd
  • 4:00-4:45 pm Recital by Pat Sise
  • 5:00-6:00 pm Early Evening Concert featuring the Beatty Competition Winners
  • 6:00-7:00 pm Dinner Break
  • 7:30 pm Evening Concert by Rupert Boyd
  • Australian guitarist Rupert Boyd is acclaimed as one of the most talented guitarists of his generation. He has been described by The Washington Post as “truly evocative,” and by Classical Guitar Magazine as “a player who deserves to be heard.”


    Lehigh Valley Classical Guitar Festival Registration form

    For more information call 610-861-1650 / email music@moravian.edu



    • Lehigh Valley Classical Guitar Society www.lvcgs.org
      James Schultheis James Schultheis, President

    • Moravian College Department of Music


    Moravian College Classical Guitar Program

    Moravian is a private, coeducational, selective liberal arts college located in eastern Pennsylvania tracing its founding to 1742. It is recognized as America's sixth oldest college. Music degrees include a Bachelors of Arts in Music and a Bachelor of Music in performance (vocal, instrumental, jazz), music education, composition, or sacred music.

    The Bachelor of Arts program allows for musical study within a liberal arts curriculum. The Bachelor of Music is for students who desire more comprehensive music studies. Study in guitar includes private lessons, ensembles, guitar pedagogy, guitar literature, twentieth century technologies, and recitals.

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