Holiday Concert With Classical Guitarist Robert Bekkers
Wednesday, December 1210:30—11:30 AMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876
Enjoy a holiday concert with Dr. Robert Bekkers, who earned his Doctorate in Musical Arts (DMA) in classical guitar at the New England Conservatory under Eliot Fisk in May 2018. Bekkers serves as the conductor of the Boston Guitar Orchestra and a guitar instructor at Gordon College, South Shore Conservatory, and Yamaha Music School. Born in the Netherlands, Bekkers earned his performing and teaching degrees (Bachelor and Master of Music) at the Conservatory of Maastricht. During his seven years there, he won a scholarship to study contemporary music with Angelo Gilardino in Italy. He has performed in master classes for internationally-known guitarists such as David Russell and Pepe Romero. After his education, Robert developed his career as a soloist and chamber musician, playing with orchestras, choirs, and giving solo recitals. Learn more about Robert HERE. Coffee & munchkins to be served. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
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