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Published: 18 February 2016

International Guitar Research Centre Conference

Some of the most distinguished and highly regarded scholars and musicians from around the world will gather for the International Guitar Research Centre Conference in March, featuring six public concerts, four keynote lectures, and over 50 lecture-recitals and academic papers.

There will be a conference installation in the Lewis Elton Art Gallery and a chance to try the latest Moog guitars in the project room. Visitors can also explore the recently acquired Maurice Summerfield Archive in the University library

Keynote lectures will be given by Jonathan Leathwood (University of Denver), Thomas Heck (Guitar Foundation of America), Tilman Hoppstock (Academy of Music, Darmstadt) and Christopher Page (University of Cambridge).

For a full list of events, which run from 18-23 March, and prices, please visit the conference webpage.

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