CONNECTICUT
GUITAR FESTIVAL

March 11-13, 2022

Online and at Westport Public Library
20 Jesup Rd, Westport, CT

The 5th annual celebration of the people's instrument. We are going hybrid this year with online and in-person free concerts, international artists, vendor exhibits, educational opportunities, and international discussions. Classical, rock, jazz, world, folk - there is something for everyone at every age.

Our weekly video series hosted by Dr. Sven Rainey. Each week, Sven spotlights national and international guitarists, showing their creative projects, innovative collaborations, and how they are staying connected during this challenging time.

Fridays @ 12EST

DAY
01

March 11, 2022

Global Kick-off Concert
7:00 PM

Paul Galbraith: The Brahms Guitar
Adam Levin, Classical
Adam Del Monte, Flamenco
Leandro Pellegrino, Jazz

GuitarX Talk with Mak Grgic
12:30-1:30 PM

A global discussion hosted by Mak Grgic. In person and live-streamed.

GuitART
1:00-7:00 PM

March 12, 2022

Education Day
9:30 AM

Master artists work with students of all ages in all styles.

GuitART
10:00-7:00 PM

A showcase of luthiers, string makers, and vendors in person.

GuitarX Talks
12:30-1:30 PM

A global discussion hosted by Mak Grgic. In person and live-streamed.

Family & Friends Concert
Yale Students Showcase
3:00 PM

Factory Underground Presents...
Diversity Concert
7:00 PM

DAY
03

March 13, 2022

Children's Pillow Concert 
with Wolfgang Amadeus Schmutzenberry & Friends

Sunday, March 13, 2022 at 3:00 PM EST

GuitarX Talks
12:30-1:30 PM


A global discussion hosted by Mak Grgic. In person and live-streamed.

Mentor/Mentee Performances
2:00 pm

Sponsors