Dear Classical Music Aficionados

Here on Maui, live classical music performances are rare occasions. I invite you to join me tonight for classical guitar and Sat 10 Aug for chamber music. Both events are free. Arrive early to grab a good seat. Tonight 31 July 2013 Makena 7 pm Classical guitar concert at the Keawala'i Church at 5300 Makena Road in Makena. It will feature solo and ensemble performances by members of Benjamin Verdery's Maui masterclass. Solo music will include selections by Piazzolla, Dowland, Villa-Lobos, and others. Duets will feature music of Granados and Sergio Assad. The full ensemble of 19 guitarists will perform music by Verdery, Frederic Hand, and Hawaiian guitarist Ian O'Sullivan, with each composer conducting their own piece. Admission is free. More info: Ben Verdery Guitar Class on Maui Keawala'i Church Sat 10 August 2013 @7:30 pm Makawao, Seabury Hall [pre-concert talk @ 6:30 pm) String quartet Seabury Hall A'ali'ikuhunoa Creative Arts Center at 480 Olinda Road, Makawao Ebb & Flow Arts present CHAMBER MUSIC FROM SAN FRANCISCO. Leading musicians from San Francisco Symphony - Sarn Oliver, Mariko Smiley, violins, David Kim, viola, and Sebastien Gingras ‘cello - perform string quartets from the 20th & 21st centuries. More info: Ebb & Flow Arts Hope to see you there! Cheers, Anne Ku Instructor, UHMC Piano Classes, Fall 2013