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Masterclass with guitarist Johan Smith

Wednesday, March 30th, 7pm

Recital Hall, Light Fine Arts Building

In association with the Guitar Foundation of America, Johan Smith will meet and teach students at Kalamazoo College. Visit Smiths’ website to learn more about his experience and hear some of his music.


GFA Guitarist Recital

Thursday, March 31st, 7:30pm

Dalton Theatre, Light Fine Arts Building

Johan Smith, winner of the 2019 Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) Competition, will present classical guitar works by Bach, Britten, and Schubert. He’ll conclude with selections by Schwizgebel, Rodrigo, and Metheny. Audience members will be thrilled by his virtuous skills on guitar along with his wide range of music literature. Visit the GFA’s website to learn more about Smith and his tour.

Music for Two Trumpets and Piano

David Bernard, Keith Geiman – trumpets & Tina Gorter, piano

Saturday, October 30th, 2021 – 7pm

Dalton Theatre, Light Fine Arts Building

David Bernard (new Trumpet instructor for K-College), Keith Geiman, and Tina Gorter formed their double trumpet and piano trio in 2019, and have been entertaining audiences with their diverse repertoire of music from living composers. After more than a year off, the trio has come together again and to perform virtuosic trumpet and piano music.

Music for Two Trumpets poster