Fall Guitar Weekend

November 13th - November 15th 2020

About the Fall Guitar Weekend:

Join Catherine O'Kelly's guitar studio for our second online event!

The Fall Guitar Weekend includes an improvisation workshop, an Alexander Technique workshop, a lecture on the similarities between music and the visual arts, a luthier demonstration, a panel discussion about what it's like to be a professional guitarist, a master class, an open mic night, a student recital, a faculty concert, and a chamber music concert. It is open to all styles of guitar.

The event runs from Friday, November 13th, 2020 through Sunday, November 15th, 2020. All events will be held online through Zoom. Links will be distributed in advance.

There are three types of registration for the festival:
    Full Registration: 45 spots available

    Full Registration plus Master Class: 10 spots available*

      *Due to popular demand, we have created 5 additional spots
    Audit: 50 spots available

About the Classes

Student Performances



Registration Information

Schedule of Events

(All times listed in EST)

Chamber Music Concert

Friday, November 13th, 7:00 pm EST

Luca Duo

Mavis Hsieh, Voice

Jaclyn Jones, Guitar

Catherine O'Kelly, Guitar

Sven Rainey, Guitar

Selah Kwak, Violin 1

Daniella Greene, Violin 2

Bobby Luan, Viola

Max Hanks, Cello


Panel Discussion

Sunday, November 15th, 2:00 pm EST

The panel will begin with a special performance by Duo Alterity

   Allison Hughes, Flute

   Joe Van Doran, Guitar



Sarah Badlissi

Dan Hartington

Mandy Sullivan

Joseph Van Doran

Allison Hughes

Please support our performers!

With many concerts and gigs canceled this year, our performers would appreciate your financial support. If you enjoyed hearing their music, you can donate to them here:

Thank you!