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Hear Berta Rojas in concert at St. Anne's
Master class offered day after concert
Portland Classic Guitar will present Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas performing on Feb. 12 in St. Annes Chapel on the Marylhurst University campus. The music will start promptly at 8 p.m.
Renowned for her flawless technique and innate musicality, Rojas is ranked among todays top classical guitarists. She studied with Manuel Barrueco and has been twice nominated for a Latin Grammy.
She has performed all over the world including memorable concerts at New Yorks Carnegie Hall and Jazz at Lincoln Center, Londons South Bank Centre and Washington D.C.s Kennedy Center, Dublins National Concert Hall and the Flagey Studio 4 in Brussels.
Rojas is renowned for bringing each audience on a journey of sound, and also for embracing new works by composers of diverse genres. She is particularly focuses on promoting the music of Paraguay as well as Latin American music in general and offering ongoing support to young, upcoming artists. She will offer a master class at 11 a.m. Feb. 13 at Marylhursts Wiegand Hall.
To buy tickets, which cost $32-$52, call 503-654-0082 or visit portlandclassicguitar.com.