CIM FACULTY RECITAL: Sunday, June 1 from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Institute of Music, Mixon Hall,
11021 East Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio 44106 (Directions)
Works by: Brouwer, Gnatalli, Metheny, and Piazzolla (program notes)
About the Artists: Classical guitarist Jason Vieaux is a musician noted for virtuosic and stirring performances, imaginative programming, and uncommon communicative gifts. His collaborations with the Escher Quartet, flutist Gary Schocker, harpist Yolanda Kondonassis, mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, and bandoneon/accordion virtuoso Julien Labro (who joins Jason Vieaux on his latest Azica C.D.) continue to display Vieaux's broad range of musical interests. Learn more. Julien Labro has established himself as one of the foremost accordion and bandoneon players in both the classical and jazz worlds. His artistry, virtuosity, and creativity as a musician, composer, and arranger have earned him international acclaim and continue to astonish audiences worldwide. Learn more.
Information: Call Guitars International at (216) 752-7502.
MASTER CLASS: Saturday, May 31 from 9:00 to 11:15 a.m.
Location: Cleveland Institute of Music, Mixon Hall (Directions)
Description: Non-CIM guitar students will perform and be coached by Jason Vieaux, Head of CIM’s Guitar Department.
Admission: Open to observers free of charge
Information: Call CIM at (216) 791-5000.