Master Classes for Guitarists and Performers

To date, Festival 2019 Master Classes will be given by Laura Snowden, Robert Trent, and Eduardo Fernandez & David Leisner.

If you are interested in participating in a Festival Master Class 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

There is a $55 fee if chosen to participate in a master class. There is no fee if you would like to audit a class.

The submission deadline is March 9, 2019.

Master Class Photo
Master Class Photo

In recent years Festival Master Classes have been given by 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 update: March 8, 2019