July 10, 2018
Guitar Concert & Workshop
Saturday August 4 | 2 – 4 PM
Portsmouth Public Library
Levenson Community Room
Free and open to all! A performance followed by optional workshop-discussion.
In the first hour of this unique program, guitarist Thomas Calderone will perform on a solo acoustic and modified 14 string acoustic harp guitar. The concert will be followed by an optional workshop with discussion and demonstrations of fundamental practice techniques for beginners and intermediate players. Special focus will be given to challenges that beginning and intermediate guitar players face in developing sound and productive practice schedules.
Thomas Calderone has been a private and group instructor for 30 years, teaching at Northern Essex Commuity College, University of Lowell, and Rivier College. He has a BA in Music Education from Berklee College of Music. He also writes original compositions.