2023 MIAMI INTERNATIONAL GUITART FESTIVAL
The FIU Wertheim School of Music will present the eighth edition of Miami International GuitART Festival (MIGF) at the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center from February 18-26, 2023. After the huge success of past seven editions since 2016, we invite you to celebrate Miami’s Latinx heritage in the upcoming eighth edition of 2023 MIGF. We will present internationally renowned extraordinary artists from Cuba, Venezuela, Colombia, Italy, Spain, Mexico, and Turkey in 12 concerts, 4 masterclasses, and 4 lectures, as well as a luthiers expo and composition competition.
The festival kicks off on February 18 with three virtuoso Cuban guitarists: Iliana Matos, Rafael Padron, and Millet Padron (winner of MIGF 2022 Concert Artist Performance Competition) and will continue through February 26 with such world class artists as Benjamin Verdery (Yale University), Laura Verdugo del Rey (Spain), Robert Trent (Radford University), and Los Hermanos Calero (Colombia).
The world premiere of “Wynwood Walls” guitar concerto by Stephen Goss will be performed by guitarist/composer Mesut Ozgen and FIU Festival Orchestra conducted by Maestro Javier Mendoza on February 23.
FESTIVAL PASS available for $100 to attend all events at a single reduced price at migf.fiu.edu
Festival Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/migf.fiu.edu/