Artspree presents award-winning guitarist
The Artspree program at UALR will be presenting a concert by guitarist Florian Larousse at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 28, at the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall.
Larousse’s program will include John Dowland’s Fantasia, Lachrimae Pavan, and Fancy; J.S. Bach’s Lute Suite in E minor, BWV 996; Fernando Sor’s Variations on a Theme by Mozart, Op. 9; Nuccio D’Angelo’s Due Canzoni Lidie; and Giulio Regondi’s Introduction and Caprice, Op. 23.
According to his biography on www.guitarfoundation.org, the 22-year-old has been playing guitar since the age of eight, and has earned awards in countries around the world, including Spain, France, Germany, Hungry, Portugal, and the United States.
Larousse has been featured in two concert tours as a result of competition wins, one in Spain for the Jose Tomas Competition and the other in the U.S. following the GFA International Concert Artist Competition.
Tickets for the show are $20 for general admission, $10 for UALR faculty and other students, and free to all UALR students with an I.D. For more information, and to purchase tickets, call Artspree at 501-569-3288.