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June 9, 2017 at 7:30 pm -
June 11, 2017 at 9:30pm
Cleveland Institute of Music
11021 E. Blvd.
Cleveland, OH 44106

17th ANNUAL CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL CLASSICAL GUITAR FESTIVAL

[Among] two of the most important annual
American classical guitar events…
Classical Guitar

5 CONCERTS
Jason Vieaux (USA), guitar – Friday, June 9 at 7:30 p.m.
CIM, Mixon Hall – Tickets $25 – Grammy Award Winner
Perhaps the most precise and soulful classical guitarist of his generation.
– NPR

Nigel North (England), lute – Saturday, June 10 at 3:00 p.m.
CIM, Mixon Hall – Tickets $22.00 – Gramophone Award Winner
Perhaps he is the greatest performer on the instrument of all time.
– Birmingham Post

David Russell (Scotland), guitar – Saturday, June 10 at 8:00 p.m.
CIM, Kulas Hall – Tickets $30.00 – Grammy Award Winner
Mr. Russell possesses a talent of extraordinary dimension.
– New York Times

Hao Yang (China), guitar – Sunday, June 11 at 2:30 p.m.
CIM, Mixon Hall – Free (no passes required), donations accepted
First Prize Guitar Foundation of America International Youth Competition,
Senior Division

Colin Davin (USA), guitar and Emily Levin (USA), harp
Sunday, June 11 at 7:30 p.m. – CIM, Mixon Hall – Tickets $22.00
Davin is the real thing…a player with a virtuoso’s technique, a deeply
expressive musicianship, and a probing imagination.
– American Record Guide
Emily Levin was a standout. Levin…drew nuanced timbres and textures
while making the mechanics of her instrument disappear.
– Philadelphia Inquirer

1 GUITAR EXHIBIT DEMONSTRATION
Artist To Be Determined – Saturday, June 10 at 6:00 p.m.
CIM, Mixon Hall – Free (no passes required), donations accepted

3 LECTURES AND MUCH MORE…

Presented by Guitars International at and in cooperation with the
Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 E. Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio 44106

INFORMATION AND TICKETS AT GUITARSINT.COM OR 216-752-7502