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2017 WCGF – Rock & Blues Winner Interviews

The rock division judges for the 2017 Wilson Center Guitar Festival were: Wisconsin-based guitarist and instructors, Roger Brotherhood and Matt Schroeder; and Milwaukee-based guitarists and instructors Peter Mac, Peter Roller, John Shiely, Steve Roberts, Michael … Read more…

Mandy Rowden

Masterclass Gems & Nuggets – 2017 Wilson Center Guitar Festival

The 2017 Wilson Center Guitar Festival afternoons were devoted to various master classes in several musical genres. While the classical guitar masterclass with The Beijing Duo focused on addressing specific technical issues intrinsic to each … Read more…

Cachy y Elias Barreiro.  Photo by Julia Crowe.

A Lifetime Achievement Tribute to Cuban Guitarist Elias Barreiro

Elias Barreiro, the 87-year-old Cuban guitarist, recording artist and pedagogue, was honored in a tribute at this year’s 17th New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes, together with the Americas Society. Barreiro has served as a … Read more…