Friday Nights at Grace presents guitarist Nick Cutroneo in concert. The concert will take place on Friday, March 20th at 39 Erie Street (at Second St) at 7:30 PM and will feature works by Bach, Tedesco, York, Pasienczny, and Britten.
Suggested donation $5
Wine and beer served
Known for being a “communicative player with natural musicality,” Nick Cutroneo is an up-and-coming classical guitarist of the new generation. As an active performer, Mr. Cutroneo has performed extensively throughout the United States and Italy. Previous concert seasons included performances at The Juilliard School of Music, The Hartt School, as a part of numerous concert series of churches in New Jersey, at Yale’s “Guitar Day”, several Alumni events for the University of Hartford, in 2005 for the Connecticut Guitar Society’s “Guitar Extravaganza Weekend”.
Mr. Cutroneo maintains an active private teaching studio in Connecticut and is currently on faculty at Manchester Community College in Manchester; CT, and the University of Connecticut’s Community School of the Arts in Storrs, CT. He is also the founder and artistic director of the Community School of the Arts’ Classical Guitar Festival at UConn. Active in the community, Mr. Cutroneo performs regularly at assisted living facilities providing an enjoyable and varied musical and educational experience to the residents. He also provides master classes and clinics to public school music programs furthering interest in the instrument.