American jazz guitarist celebrates his 80th birthday at Boston GuitarFest with a solo recital.
Bertoncini has performed with other jazz greats like Mike Manieri, Buddy Rich, Benny Goodman, Wayne Shorter, and Michael Moore, and is known for bringing the classical guitar instrument into jazz playing.
Northeastern's Fenway Center
Artistic Director Eliot Fisk and Joaquin Clerch premiere a new work for two guitars and string quartet, by composer Robert Beaser. Followed by the Elegiaco Concerto conducted by Leo Brouwer, and performed by Zaira Meneses.
Mr. Beaser's new work is commissioned by the Augustine Foundation.
NEC's Jordan Hall
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC