Guitar Through the Ages

(In School)

Daniel Arite

Provider Type
Program Type
Audience / Populations
Integrated Curriculum
Literacy / Reading
History / Social Studies
Science / Technology

Program Scheduling Details

Max # of Participants
1 Full Classroom (Appox. 30 Students)
Program Duration
45-50 minutes
Space Requirements
Classroom or small auditorium
During School Hours
During the School Year
Contact for Details
Per-event fee (Please indicate below)
Scheduling / Booking Contact
Daniel Arite
615 837 6487
Program Activities / Description
Guitar Through the Ages This presentation showcases the versatility of guitar as a solo instrument and as an accompanying instrument. It demonstrates guitar styles from the Renaissance to the present beginning with European lute music and progressing though classical guitar music of Spain, Italy and France. Other styles covered include Mexican folk music, jazz, blues, and bluegrass. The artist begins each piece with a brief history of the work, providing information about the composer and expounding on characteristics of the genre. Time is allowed at the end of the presentation for a Q and A and student comments.