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UTD To Host Cuarteto de Guitarras de San Pedro
Guitar quartet to perform concert and master class

The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) will present the Cuarteto de Guitarras de San Pedro classical guitar quartet in concert on Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 p.m. in the Jonsson Performance Hall on campus. In addition, the quartet will present a master class on Thursday, Nov.7, at 7 p.m., also in the Jonsson Performance Hall.

Tickets for the concert are $15 for the general public, $10 for students of other universities, $5 for children under 18 and UTD faculty and staff and free for UTD students. Listeners are welcome to attend the master class free of charge. For more information on the master class, please contact Enric Madriguera at 972-860-7138.

The quartet consists of Oscar Arévalo, Arturo Guajardo, Pepe Guerrero and Gilberto Manazanares, four young guitarists from Nuevo Leon, Mexico, who have distinguished themselves with their musical and technical capacities, their professionalism and their passion for chamber music.

This performance is supported in part by the generous contributions of CONARTE of Monterrey. CONARTE is a public organization in Leon that supports the cultural development of the region through a democratic and participatory program that encourages artistic expression and increases cultural values. CONARTE is also in charge of formulating and coordinating relationships with the federation, the states, as well as public institutions.

Tickets are on sale Tuesdays to Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Art & Performance Office in the Visual Arts Building on the UTD campus and at the door of each event one hour prior to show time. Tickets also are available for purchase by phone during office hours with MasterCard and Visa. Messages may be left on an automated information line at 972-883-2787 (972-UTD ARTS).

For information about the many musical, arts, theatre, dance and other performances and exhibitions held throughout the year at UTD, please call 972-UTD-ARTS (972-883-2787) e-mail [email protected] or visit the School of Arts and Humanities’ web site at www.utdallas.edu/ah. Persons with disabilities needing special accommodations may call 972-883-2982. Texas Relay Operator: 1-800-RELAYVV.

Media Contact: The Office of Media Relations, UT Dallas, (972) 883-2155, [email protected].