Schedule

Wednesday, June 20

12-3pm
St. Botolph Lobby
Arrival and Registration
4-6pm
Pierce Hall
Opening Reception
8pm
Fenway Center
Concert: Opening night
Boston GuitarFest 2011 competition winner Edel Muñoz // Amadeus Guitar Duo (Dale Kavanagh/Thomas Kirchhoff)

Thursday, June 21

10am-1pm
Pierce Hall
Oscar Ghiglia Master Class
10am-1pm
Williams Hall
Competition (Preliminary Round, closed to the public)
2-4pm Museum of Fine Arts visit
5pm
Fenway Center
Concert: NachBach (Composers influenced by Bach)
Jonathan Godfrey (2011 Winning Composition) // Maarten Stragier, and others
8pm
Fenway Center
Concert: Bach and the Baroque
Scott Borg with the Boston Guitar Orchestra; Eliot Fisk and John GibbonsDuo Sonidos (Adam Levin, guitar and William Knuth, violin)

Friday, June 22

9-12:45pm
St. Botolph, 3rd flr
Young Guitarists Workshop begins
10am-1pm
Pierce Hall
Oscar Ghiglia Master Class
10am-1pm
Williams Hall
Competition (Preliminary Round, closed to the public)
5pm
Fenway Center
Concert: First Ladies of the Guitar
Zaira Meneses, Elena Papandreou with Raquel Fisk, piano
8pm
Jordan Hall
Concert: Weiss and Bach
John Schneiderman, baroque lute // John Gibbons and colleagues
Saturday, June 23
9am-5pm
St. Botolph
Boston GuitarFest’s first ever Luthiers Expo!
Connor Guitars (USA), Jeroen Hilhorst (NL), Toby Rzepka (USA), Thomas Knatt (USA), and Rich DiCarlo (USA)
9-12:45pm
St. Botolph, 3rd flr
Young Guitarists Workshop continues
10am-1pm
Pierce Hall
Oscar Ghiglia Master Class
10am-1pm
Williams Hall
Competition (Semifinals)
3pm
Pierce Hall
Seminar: Figured-Bass Realization on the Guitar
5pm
Jordan Hall
Concert: Works of Bach, Beaser and Others
Duo Musagete (Jerome Mouffe, guitar and Benjamin Smolen, flute)
8pm
Jordan Hall
Concert: Back to Bach
Eliot Fisk and Oscar Ghiglia

Sunday, June 24

9-12:45pm
St. Botolph, 3rd flr
Young Guitarists Workshop Final Session
10am-12:30pm
Pierce Hall
Oscar Ghiglia Master Class
1-2pm
Pierce Hall
Young Guitarists Workshop Recital
3-5pm
Jordan Hall
Competition (Final Round, free and open to the public)
5:30pm-6:30pm
Pierce Hall
Closing reception