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Guitar Sunday: Carl Straussner

Portsmouth Public Library (NH)
175 Parrott Ave
Portsmouth, NH 03801

Guitar Sundays: Live Guitar Performances
at Portsmouth Public Library & Portsmouth Music and Arts Center
Sundays, 3 PM

This year, the Portsmouth Public Library and PMAC (Portsmouth Music and Arts Center), in association with the Boston Classical Guitar Society, will continue their series of live guitar performances called Guitar Sundays, produced and curated by Mitch Shuldman. These free concerts will be held at 3 PM, one Sunday per month, alternating locations between the Levenson Room at the Portsmouth Public Library and the Haas Family Gallery and Recital Hall at PMAC.

Drawing from a rich selection of guitar talent from both New Hampshire and the greater Boston area, the series of recitals will highlight the versatility and range of the guitar from classical to jazz to acoustic.

October 13 @ Portsmouth Public Library
Carl Straussner, Classical Guitar

Carl Straussner is a Classical Guitarist, Composer, and Audio Engineer originally from Johannesburg, South Africa. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Performance and Composition from the University of the Witwatersrand, and a Master’s Degree in Classical Guitar Performance under Eliot Fisk at The New England Conservatory. He is both a soloist and an avid chamber musician who regularly performs concerts in the United States and South Africa. He is a recognized composer writing music for guitar but also composing music for animated films, as well as directing and producing radio documentaries.