Guitar Days are here!
On Friday, June 8, guitarists "share" their talent with WNY.
As part of the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition, elite young guitarists from all over the world bring their amazing talent to WNY. The international competition this year features rising stars from Croatia, Hungary, Canada, Jordan, Thailand, Turkey, Serbia, Germany and the United States.
You can enjoy these artists at locations all over WNY, with events that are free and open
to the public.
Orchard Park Middle School*
( Program for music students)
9 -10:30 am
Buffalo Academy for Visual & Performing Arts*
(Master Class for select guitar students.)
Chautauqua Institution, Fletcher Hall
(free parking and entry to the grounds)
11 am- noon
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Atrium
Elm & Carlton Sts, Buffalo
11 am - noon
Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY
257 West Genesee St., Buffalo
PS 3 D'Youville Porter Campus*
(sponsored by the Hispanic Heritage Council of WNY)
noon - 1:30 pm
Women and Children's Hospital
212 Bryant Street
1 - 2 pm
Park Creek Senior Living
410 Mill St, Williamsville
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Fox Run Orchard Park
5689 Big Tree Rd, Orchard Park
4 - 5 pm
*school events are not open to the public
For more information on each event, visit fallettacopetition.org or follow the Falletta
Competition on Facebook and Twitter.
Competition Semifinals broadcast live from WNED studios, 7:30 pm, June 6 & 7
Competition Finals at Kleinhans Music Hall, 7:30 pm, June 9.
Call 885-5000 or bpo.org for tickets.