Concerts and Events, 2017
2/3/17 KSC Faculty Recital, 7:30 pm, Alumni Recital Hall.
2/10/17 Hartka-Lezcano Duo at series in Newton, Mass. 7 pm.
2/12/17 2 pm. NHHC Lecture, “The Guitar in Latin America,” Tucker Free Library, 31 Western Ave, Henniker, NH 03242, United States.
2/26/17. Hartka – Lezcano Duo at Mariposa Museum, Peterborough, NH. 3 pm, tickets $10.
3/8/17. KSC Faculty Composer’s Concert; Keene premiere of “Fantasia Latina” for harp and guitar, with Franziska Huhn, harp, and Jose Lezcano, guitar.
3/11 – 3/18/17. Performances in Havana, Cuba, with cellist Rebecca Hartka, at Cello Festival and major music organizations.
4/12/17. Premiere of Lezcano’s “Nunc Dimittis” for mixed choir, solo guitar, solo flute and guitar ensemble; with KSC Chamber Singers, Sandra Howard, conductor. Redfern Alumni Hall, KSC campus, 7:30 pm.
4/14/17. Keene State Guitar Festival. 10 am to 9 pm. At Redfern Arts Center. Guest Artists and Clinicians: Duo Amaral, John Zevos and trio, and Eduardo Martin & Galy Martin Duo.
5/14/17. Hingham Library, Hingham, Mass. “The Guitar in Spain: Musical Reflections of a Turbulent History.” 3 pm. 66 Leavitt St, Hingham, MA 02043. Phone: (781) 741-1405
6/7/17. New York Premiere of Lezcano’s “Sojourners” Double concerto for flute, guitar, and strings. With North-South Consonance, Max Lifchitz, conductor; Lezcano, soloist; Lisa Hansen, flute.
7/8/17. Crotched Mountain Private Event, Wine-tasting fundraiser. Devine Millimet, 111 Amherst St., Manchester, NH 03101, 5:30 pm.
7/9/17. Brattleboro Music Center sponsored private event. Dummerston, Vt. Scott Farm. 2:45 – 3:45 pm
8/2/17. Pleasant View Gardens, Loudon, NH. Private event. 5:30 – 9:30 pm
8/5/17. Private Event, Greenfield NH, 2 – 5 pm, with violinist Marcia Lehninger.
8/6/17. Lyceum Concert with August Watters, mandolin. Peterborough Unitarian Church, 10 am.
8/9/17. Noche de Tango, with Tango singer Roy Caceres. Butler Park, Hillsborough, NH,
5:00 to 8:00 pm. Free admission; Argentine specialties available from Caceres Kitchen; Tango Dancers & Lessons. Part of “Summer in the Park” by Greater Hillsborough Chamber of Commerce.
8/19/17. Solo guitar recital, “Five Centuries of Spanish Guitar.” Including the Bach Chaconne. Contact: Jim Walsh, Ellingwood Concerts, 33 High Street, Nahant, MA 01908. 8 pm.
8/26/17. West Claremont Center for the Arts, Chamber Music Series. With Melissa Richmond, flutist, director; and Carlos Boltes, Viola. Works by Schubert (Arpeggione Sonata); Lezcano (Key West Suite); and more. 7 pm.
8/27/17. St. Gauden’s Summer Concert Series, Cornish, NH. . With Melissa Richmond, flutist, director; and Carlos Boltes, Viola. Works by Schubert (Arpeggione Sonata); Lezcano (Key West Suite); and more. 2 pm.
9/16/17. Portland Chamber Music Society, (Maine) with Jennifer Ellowtich, violin; Jose Lezcano, guitar, and colleagues. Music by Castelnuovo-Tedesco (Guitar Quintet); Boccherini (Fandango from D minor Quintet); Paganini (Sonata Concertate for violin & guitar); and more
9/17/17. Athaneum Concerts, Portsmouth, NH. ) with Jennifer Ellowtich, violin; Jose Lezcano, guitar, and colleagues. Music by Castelnuovo-Tedesco (Guitar Quintet); Boccherini (Fandango from D minor Quintet); Paganini (Sonata Concertate for violin & guitar); and more
9/23/17. Crotched Mountain Harvest Tasting and Dinner Event, 6 – 9 pm; Songs of Spain & Latin America, with Barcelona-based soprano Dr. Patricia Caicedo, and Dr. Jose Lezcano, guitar. Crotched Mountain Foundation, 1 Verney Drive, Greenfield, NH 03047. Jeannette Nieder Corporate Relations, Events and Volunteer Manager, [email protected], web: http://www.CrotchedMountain.org
9/24/17. Keene State Faculty recital, with guest Patricia Caicedo, soprano. Spanish & Latin songs, including US premiere of Canciones de Ausencia, with lyrics by Patricia, music by Lezcano. 3 pm.
9/25/17. Avery Heights Recital, Hartford, CT. With Patricia Caicedo. Spanish & Latin songs, including Connecticut premiere of Canciones de Ausencia.
10/8/17. Solo guitar recital at Capitol Community College, Hartford, CT. 8 pm. Contact: Prof. Joshua Hummel, interim music program coordinator, Capital Community College [email protected]. 860.906.5039