Yale Guitar Extravaganza 2014: Tradition and Innovation


Benjamin Verdery will host his eighth Yale Guitar Extravaganza Saturday, February 22, 2014. This event, which is presented every 2–3 years at the Yale School of Music, offers a daylong immersion in all things guitar: concerts, workshops, demonstrations, and more.

This year’s concert artists include David Tanenbaum, René Izquierdo, Elina Chekan, and Van Stiefel. Panel discussions and workshops cover topics from education to composition, from early guitars to the electric guitar. Here’s the schedule….