Interests: Classical guitar repertoire, especially guitar ensemble and guitar with other instruments; traditional folk music and songs from the British Isles, especially from Ireland; the music of Turloch O’Carolan. Pedagogical philosophy: influenced by the Suzuki method and the teaching of Benjamin Verdery; emphasis on communication of musical ideas, the enjoyment of playing, tone production, and accuracy and fluency of technique.
Lecturer in Music - Classical Guitar
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Education and Training:
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., San Francisco Conservatory of Music
M.A., Ethnomusicology, University of California, Santa Cruz