Due to coronavirus concerns the University has cancelled the 2020 Long Island Guitar Festival. Here is more information

Master Classes for Guitarists and Performers

At this year's Festival, master classes will be given by the Beijing Guitar Duo on Saturday, April 4 at 10:30 am and David Russell on Sunday, April 5 at 9 am.

If you are interested in participating in one of these master classes as a performer, you must submit a digital audio or video recording of you performing, or a link to a web-accessible recording. A recommendation from your teacher is suggested.

Digital recordings, links and recommendations should be sent to ligfpost@gmail.com.

There is a $55 fee if chosen to participate in a master class. As an applicant, there will be no audit fee if you would like to observe a class.

The submission deadline is March 1, 2020.

Master Class Photo
Master Class Photo

In recent years Festival Master Classes have been given by Laura Snowden, Robert Trent, and Eduardo Fernandez & David Leisner, Gyan Riley, William Kanengiser, Mark Eden and Christopher Stell, Thibault Cauvin, Frederic Hand, Carlo Domeniconi, Mare Duo, Jason Vieaux, Ronn McFarlane, Andrew York, Berta Rojas, David Starobin, VIDA Guitar Quartet, Harris Becker, Raphaella Smits, David Leisner, and Benjamin Verdery.

For more information, please call the LIU Post Department of Music at 516-299-2475 or 516-299-3181.

Photos by Nina Krebs.

Last updatJanuary 13, 2020-->