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    Monthly Guitar Series by Parkening Students

    The Pepperdine University Guitar Department will present a concert featuring current students studying with world-renowned virtuoso and Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening.  The next performance will be held from 5:00-6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10 in the Surfboard Room of the Payson Library on the Pepperdine Malibu Campus.  The concert will feature guitarists performing masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning six centuries and including composers from around the world.

    The same concert program will be performed on Friday, October 13 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Malibu Public Library, 23519 W. Civic Center Way, Malibu, California.

    Both concerts are free and open to the general public.

     

    Pepperdine Guitar Students Return for Fall Semester

    Christopher Parkening’s classical guitar students are gearing up for the fall semester at Pepperdine University.  First on the schedule is a concert featuring all students studying with world-renowned virtuoso and Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening.  This concert will take place on Tuesday, September 12 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the Surfboard Room of the Payson Library on the Pepperdine Malibu Campus.  Five students will perform masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning six centuries and including composers from around the world.  All concerts are free and open to the general public.

     

    Guitar Chamber Concert Performance, April 18, 7:30 p.m.

    Tonight, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. the guitar students of Christopher Parkening will present a Guitar Chamber Concert featuring the music of composers Schubert, Bellinati, York, Piazzolla, and others. One highlight of this recital will be graduating seniors Sergio Gallardo and Cody Noriega performing the energetic “La Vida Breve” by Manuel de Falla.
     
    Held at the Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine University campus in Malibu, California, this concert is free and open to the public.

    Pepperdine Classical Guitarists Prepare for Senior Recitals

    Music majors Cody Noriega and Sergio Gallardo will give two recitals in preparation for their upcoming senior recitals.

    Classical Guitar student performing at the Guitar Student Series at Pepperdine University.

    The first concert will be held on Tuesday, April 4 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine Malibu campus.  Included in this recital will be pieces by Bach, Debussy, Barrios, Tedesco, and others.

    Then on Friday, April 7 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Sergio and Cody will perform in concert at the Malibu Public Library, 23519 Civic Center Way in Malibu.

    Both Cody and Sergio are classical guitar students of Pepperdine’s Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening.

    Pepperdine Student Guitar Concert Series

    The Pepperdine University Guitar Department will present a concert featuring current students studying with Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening.  Held from 5:00-6:00 p.m. tomorrow, March 14 in Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine Malibu Campus, this concert will feature guitarists Joseph Peliska, Hope Mueller, Jonathan Pryde & Joseph Hertz performing masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning six centuries and including composers from around the world.  All concerts are free and open to the general public.

    Pepperdine Students Featured in Malibu Publications

    Undergraduate students  of Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening were featured in three Malibu publications this week with stories about their recent performances in Raitt Recital Hall and at the Malibu Public Library.

    Pepperdine Graphic:
    http://pepperdine-graphic.com/world-renowned-music-free-admission

    Malibu Times
    http://onlinedigitaleditions.com/malibutimesweekly
    (photo on page 1; story on page 17)

    Malibu Surfside News
    http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/school/pepperdine-students-shine-monthly-classical-guitar-recitals

     

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    PeCome and hear a performance of Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening’s classical guitar students tomorrow, November 8, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine Malibu campus.

    This recital will feature works by Barrios, Rodrigo, Albeniz, Dyans, Granados, and De Falla, among others.

    The concert is free and open to the public.

     

    Pepperdine Guitar Concert Series

    Tparkening-guitar-concert-series_octoberhe Pepperdine University Guitar Department will present a concert featuring current students studying with Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening this Tuesday, October 11 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine Malibu Campus.

    This recital will feature guitarists performing masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning multiple centuries and include composers from around the world.

    All concerts are free and open to the general public.

    Pepperdine Students Perform on Campus

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    The Pepperdine University Guitar Department presents a concert featuring current students studying with world-renowned virtuoso and Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening.  Held from 5:00-6:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month during the school year, and presented in Raitt Recital Hall on the Pepperdine Malibu Campus, these concerts feature guitarists performing masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning six centuries and including composers from around the world.  All concerts are free and open to the general public.

    Parkening Students Perform in Chamber Music Concert

    Guitar Chamber Music ConcertOn Tuesday, April 19, 2016, students taught by Distinguished Professor of Music Christopher Parkening will present the bi-annual Guitar Chamber Music Concert at 7:30 p.m. in Raitt Recital Hall, Pepperdine University, Malibu, California.

    The recital will feature guitar students performing masterpieces from the classical guitar literature spanning multiple centuries and include composers from around the world.

    This concert is free and open to the general public.