The Los Angeles Guitar Festival is a musical event focused on guitar concerts, education and performance. The goal of the festival is to expand the guitar community and to inspire the next generation of guitarists by providing educational and performance opportunities.
May 16, 2020
Vendor Hall Opens (EHC100)
Registration (Music Center Courtyard)
Welcome, Orientation, Logistics, Vendors & Merchandise (Recital Hall)
Ensemble Rehearsal #1 (Recital Hall)
Workshop Set #1
"Improve and Diversify Your Tone" taught by Kevin Enstrom.
"Branding and Marketing In Music" taught by Christina Sandsengen.
"Playing with Dynamics: A Study of Argentinian Music" taught by Julius Reder Carlson.
"Iconic Guitars in History" lecture by David Collett and Dr. Kouros Azar.
Lunch (complimentary to all festival registrants)
MIRCEA GOGONCEA CONCERT (Recital Hall)
CHRISTOPHER PARKENING - The Pursuit of Excellence (Recital Hall)
Luthier Showcase (Recital Hall)
THU LE CONCERT (Recital Hall)
May 17, 2020
Ensemble Rehearsal #2
Workshop Set #2
"Don't Waste Your Time: Infusing Purpose into Your Practice" taught by Taso Comanescu.
"From the Practice Room to the Stage" taught by Giovanni Piacentini.
"Strum It Like You Mean It" taught by Ricardo Marlow.
"The Struggle is Real: The Business Side of Guitar" taught by Tavi Jinariu.
Q&A with Visiting Artists, Coffee Social (Music Center Courtyard)
Lunch (complimentary for all festival registrants)
RICARDO MARLOW CONCERT (Recital Hall)
CONCERT - ALL ARTISTS SHOWCASE (Recital Hall)
Luthier Showcase Winners
Guitar Ensemble Performance
Dinner (complimentary for all festival registrants)
ANTONIO REY CONCERT (Granada Hills)
Thu Le, announcing Los Angeles Guitar Festival 2020