Bringing the sound of classical guitar to Flint, Paul Vondiziano will perform a solo concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Mott Community College’s Mott Memorial Building Auditorium. The concert will feature music by Bach, Ponce, Sor and others. It is free and open to the public.
From noon-3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, Vondiziano will conduct a master class in the Mott Memorial Building in Room 1017. The master class is also free and open to the public.
Vondiziano is an accomplished guitarist, having premiered works for guitar such as his own Memories of Inner Time and Triptych, as well as Will Bottje’s Lighter Strings for guitar and harpsichord and Greetings suite for solo guitar. Additionally, he has collaborated with various musicians and ensembles and performed as concerto soloist with the Cyprus National Chamber Orchestra, the Boise Philharmonic, Kalamazoo Symphony, and the Plymouth Symphony. Vondaziano has been featured in performance on Cyprus National Television and Radio, Swedish Radio, Public Radio Stations in the U.S., and CBC Radio in Canada.
Originally from Cyprus, he began his study of the guitar at the age of eight. He continued his education in the United States in both philosophy and music, and holds a Master of Music degree from Duquesne University in Pennsylvania.
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