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Hear Berta Rojas in concert at St. Anne's

Master class offered day after concert

SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas will perform a concert Feb. 12 at Marylhurst University and a master class the day after. Tickets for both are available by calling 503-654-0082.

Portland Classic Guitar will present Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas performing on Feb. 12 in St. Anne’s 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 today’s 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 York’s Carnegie Hall and Jazz at Lincoln Center, London’s South Bank Centre and Washington D.C.’s Kennedy Center, Dublin’s 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 Marylhurst’s Wiegand Hall.

To buy tickets, which cost $32-$52, call 503-654-0082 or visit portlandclassicguitar.com.