Harrison School for the Arts Guitar Concert
Nov 9, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This concert features the large ensemble playing a piece by the Swiss guitarist/composer Jürg Kindl. It is a tango based on a partita by Bach titled “PartiTango”. The quartet, Con Brio will be playing an arrangement of the Led Zeppelin song “Kashmir” written by our own Dr. Robert Phillips. The Aeolian, our audition octet, will be playing a tango by Canadian guitarist/composer Patrick Roux titled “Comme un Tango” which was dedicated to the great Argentinian tango composer Astor Piazzolla along with a number of solos and duos covering a variety of styles from classical to contemporary.
Also, the guitar department has just become one of the first high schools to be certified by the Guitar Foundation of America.