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Antigoni Goni, classical guitar: Lecture-Concert Series

02/19/2017, 2:00 PM


An eloquent player with a graceful touch and a rich sound – New York Times

Universally praised for her profound artistic sensitivity, her exquisite sound and for her unmatched palette of colors and dynamics, the Greek guitarist Antigoni Goni is internationally acclaimed as a true ambassador of the guitar and a sought-after pedagogue. Among her many accolades are best interpretation of Latin American music at the 1988 International Guitar Competition, and first prize in the 1995 Guitar Foundation of America Competition. Since the early 1990s she has performed in Amsterdam, London, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Acropolis, St. Petersburg, the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow and the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York. For her international achievements, the Royal Academy of Music in London awarded her with the honorary title of associate professor. Antigoni Goni is professor of guitar at the Royal Conservatory in Brussels.

With generous funding support from the College of Liberal Arts and Communication, Department of Music, Diversity Program and A-State Guitar Guild.

More details are in the online news release.

Questions and comments regarding the series may be directed to:
Dr. Tim Crist, chair Lecture-Concert Committee, Professor of Music | Phone: 870.680.8441 | Email: tcrist@astate.edu