Friday, October 16th, 7:30pm
“Poise, maturity and clean technique… Masters put her ample dexterity to good use… Her control of instrumental color was exemplary.” San Antonio Express-News
In October of 2000 Martha won first prize in the Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) International Solo Competition, including a recording contract with Naxos, a concert video with Mel Bay , and an extensive North American concert tour. In November of 2000, she also won the AndrÃ©s Segovia International Guitar Competition in Linares , Spain and was a finalist in the Alexandre Tansman International Competition of Musical Personalities in Lodz , Poland . Prior to 2000, Martha was a prizewinner or finalist in numerous other international competitions, including the 1999 International Guitar Competition “Paco Santiago MarÃn” in Granada , Spain , the 1998 Tokyo International Guitar Competition and the 1997 GFA International Solo Competition.
One of the busiest performers and teachers in the US, Martha makes her first visit to Victoria. Masterclass details to be announced.
Masterclass – Thursday, Oct. 15, 6-9pm.
Victoria Conservatory of Music, Wood Hall
Victoria’s most talented young guitarists perform for Ms Masters.