Past Performances

2017-18
Xavier Jara
Beijing Guitar Duo (China)
(Meng Su and Yameng Wang)
Kithara Guitar Duo (Belarus)
(Olga Amelkina-Vera and Fernand Vera)
Jorge Caballero (Peru)
Paul O’Dette-Ronn McFarlane Lute Duo
Manuel Barrueco (Cuba)
2016-17
Thibaut Garcia (France)
Pavel Steidl (Czech Republic)
Grisha Goryachev (Russia)
Duo Noire:
(Thomas Flippin and Chris Mallett)
The Romero Family (Spain)
David Russell (Scotland)
2015-16
Johannes Möller (Sweden)
Brasil Guitar Duo (Brasil):
(Douglas Lora and João Luiz)
Duo Mirić (Bosnia)
(Tanja and Darka Mirić)
Duo Bandini-Chiacchiaretta (Italy):
(Bandoneon and guitar)
 Xuefei Yang (China)
  Łukasz Kuropaczewski (Poland)
2014-15
Douglas Niedt
The Cavatina Duo (Spain and Bosnia):
(Eugenia Moliner, flute, and Denis Azabagic, guitar)
Odair Assad (Brazil)
Martha Masters
Angel Romero (Spain)
Fabio Zanon (Brazil)
2013-14
Jason Vieaux
Duo Noire
Ana Vidovic (Croatia)
The Festival of Four:
(flute, mandolin, flamenco & classical guitar (Chile & Czech Republic)
William Kanengiser
Adam del Monte (Israel)
2012-13
Gaëlle Solal (France)
Brasil Guitar Duo
Vladimir Gorbach (Brazil)
Duo Virtuosi (Bulgaria and Spain):
(Bojidara Kouzmanova, violin,
with Virginia Luque, guitar)
Paco Peña Flamenco Dance Company (Spain)
Rafael Aguirre (Spain)
2011-12
Jorge Caballero (Peru)
Duo Noire
Carlos Pérez(Chile)
Beijing Guitar Duo (China)
The Romero Family (Spain)
David Russell (Scotland)
2010-2011
The Hanser-McClellan Guitar Duo
Raphaella Smits (Belgium)
The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Tim Callobre
Grisha Goryachev, flamenco guitar (Russia)
The Athens Guitar Trio

2009-2010
Georgia Guitar Quartet
Ignacio Rodes (Spain)
Cem Duruöz (Turkey)
Venere Lute Quartet
Guitar Duo Melis (Greece and Spain)
Douglas Niedt

2008-2009
Brasil Guitar Duo (Brasil)
Ronald Radford, flamenco Guitar
Ana Vidovic (Croatia)
The Festival of Four
Ernesto Tamayo (Cuba)
The Falla Guitar Trio (Israel)

2007-2008
Brazilian Guitar Quartet (Brazil)
Jason Vieaux
The Cavatina Flute and Guitar Duo
Lily Afshar (Iran)
Thibault Cauvin (France)
Gao Hong, pipa (China) and Shubendra Rao, sitar (India)

2006-2007
Marija Temo, Flamenco Guitar, with Kristina Martinez, dancer
Pablo Sainz-Villegas (Spain)
Kevin Gallagher
Xuefei Yang (China)
Paul O'Dette, lute, and Ellen Hargis, voice
Carlos Pérez (Chile)

2005-2006
Carlos Barbosa-Lima (Brasil)
Australian Guitar Quartet
Benjamin Verdery
Duo Fresco (viola & guitar)
The Festival of Four
Pavel Steidl (Czech Republic)

2004-2005
The New Pro Arte Guitar Trio (Great Britain)
Duo Erato Guitar Duo
Douglas Niedt
Jorge Caballero (Peru)
Lukasz Kuropaczewski, guitar, with Katarzyna Bryla, violin (Poland)
Paco Pena, flamenco guitar

2003-2004
William Kanengiser
Denis Azabagic (Bosnia)
Dennis Koster, flamenco guitar
Paul O'Dette, lute and chitarrone, with Ellen Hargis, voice
Antigoni Goni (Greece)
Jason Vieaux

2002-2003
The Sante Fe Guitar Quartet (Argentina)
Eduardo Fernandez (Uruguay)
Virginia Luque (Spain)
Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Company (Spain)
Ana Vidovic (Croatia)
Fabio Zanon (Brazil)

2001-2002
The Romero Family (Spain)
Franco Platino (Sicily)
The Baltimore Consort (early music)
Adam Holzman
Paul O'Dette (Vihuela and Baroque guitar)
Roland Dyens (France)

2000-2001
Scott Tennant
Karin Schaupp (Australia)
Brazilian Guitar Quartet
Paul Galbraith (Scotland)
The Modern Mandolin Quartet with Chris Thiele
The Katona Twins (Hungary)

1999-2000
Jorge Caballero (Peru)
The Assad Guitar Duo (Brasil)
Christopher Parkening
William Kanengiser
The Festival of Four
St. Louis Guitar Summit

1998-1999
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Karen Schaupp (Australia)
Michael Newman-Laura Oltman Guitar Duo
Adam Del Monte (Israel)
Eliot Fisk
Carlos Barbosa-Lima (Brazil)

1997-1998
Adam Del Monte (Israel)
Goran Sollscher (Sweden)
Viva Flamenco: Ron Radford, guitar,
with dancers Kristina Martinez and Tamara La Garbancita
Paul Odette, Baroque guitar and Theorbo, with
Andrew Lawrence-King, Baroque harp
Virginia Luque (Spain)

1996-1997
Philip Candelaria (Canada)
Christopher Parkening
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet with Badi Assad (Brazil)
Lily Afshar (Iran)
The Romero Family (Spain)
Sergio and Odair Assad (Brazil)

1995-1996
Virginia Luque (Spain)
Chicago Guitar Quartet
Roberto Aussel (Argentina)
The Baltimore Consort
Robin Hill and Peter Wiltschinsky Guitar Duo (Great Britain)
Juan Serrano, flamenco guitar (Spain)

1994-1995
Jorge Morel (Argentina)
Catherine and Sylvinia Strano Guitar Duo (Australia)
Ronald Radford, flamenco guitar
The Washington Guitar Quartet with Charlie Byrd
New World Guitar Trio
Carlos Barbosa-Lima (Brasil)

1993-1994
Leona Boyd (Canada)
Falla Guitar Trio
Willam Kanengiser
Ron Pearl and Julian Gray Guitar Duo
Romero Family (Spain)
Buffalo Guitar Quartet

1992-1993
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Marc Regnier
Douglas Niedt
Juan Serrano, flamenco guitar (Spain)
Ronn McFarlane and Paul O'Dette Lute Duo
Norbert Kraft, guitar, Bonnie Silver harpsichord

1991-1992
Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
Sergio and Odair Assad Guitar Duo (Spain)
Ricardo Cobo (Colombia)
The Baltimore Consort
The Camerata Guitar Trio

1990-1991
Maria Benitez Flamenco Company (Spain)
Michael Andriaccio and Joanne Castellani, Guitar Duo
Christopher Parkening
Scott Tenant
David Tannenbaum
Norbert Kraft and Bonnie Silver
Buffalo Guitar Quartet