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Biasini Guitar Competition and Festival | Opening Concert at the Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall

Thursday, 14 January, 2016


Opening Concert

David Tanenbaum Artistic Director

Twelve young guitarists from around the world compete for a $12,000 cash
prize during a festival that celebrates the tradition and evolution of classical
guitar. The Third International Maurizio Biasini Guitar Competition and Festival
showcases SFCM's acclaimed guitar faculty, the Conservatory Guitar Ensemble
and New Music Ensemble, a Festival Orchestra of Conservatory students and
a world premiere by the multifaceted composer Clarice Assad.

Clarice Assad
Guitar Concerto O Saci-Pererê
(world premiere)

Javier Farías

Mauro Giuliani
Guitar Concerto No. 1 in A Major, Op. 30

Cristóbal Selame, guitar
Marc Teicholz, guitar

New Music Ensemble and Festival Orchestra
Nicole Paiement, conductor

Conservatory Guitar Ensemble
David Tanenbaum conductor

* A Festival Pass may be purchased for $100.
For tickets and updated information, visit

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the Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall
50 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

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