at the Amherst Early Music Festival
July 21-28, 2019
Directed by Jason Priset
Festival Lute Faculty:
The Lute Society of America Seminar East, runs in tandem with Amherst Early Music on the campus of Connecticut College, in New London, CT from July 21-28, 2019. Classes are designed for lute players of all levels, from complete beginners to advanced. The all-star LSA faculty lineup for 2019 includes Xavier Diaz-Latorre, Bor Lislewand, Jason Priset, and Rolf Zildjian. In addition to LSA, in week two of the Festival, there will be a 17th Century Opera Project, directed by Julianne Baird and Richard Stone, with auditioned opportunities for lute players. Audition requirements will be posted on https://app.getacceptd.com/amherstearlymusic.
The first week at Amherst Early Music, July 14-21, 2019 offers opportunities for lutenists to take part in the Baroque Academy. The Baroque Academy is a program Baroque lute and theorbo for advanced players. Baroque Academy Lute Faculty: Xavier Diaz-Latorre. Audition details will be posted: https://app.getacceptd.com/amherstearlymusic.