Performance History

To plan a concert see Contract and Concert Planning under the heading Contracts and Promotion.

 

Past Performances, Radio Interviews and School Programs 

 

“The Guitar Works of Fernando Sor” reaches milestone of sales in 30 different countries 3 – 2017.

Independent studies for “Concerto De Aranjuez For Guitar and Orchestra” –Joaquin Rodrigo 1-2017.

Independent studies for recording – “Guitar Composers of Spain” 10-2016.

Independent studies for “Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra” – Heitor Villa – Lobos 4-2016.

Independent studies for “Concerto No. 1 for Guitar and Orchestra in D major Op. 99” – Mario Castelnuovo – Tedesco – 1-2016.

Radio Programming Celebration – March 5,2016 – With the support of over 100 radio stations and 56 affiliate stations “The Guitar Works of Fernando Sor” began to be aired in every country of the world.

Top 40 Celebration with radio station “Independent Share” – January 5, 2016 – The second track of “The Guitar Works of Fernando Sor” ( Etude #5 ) came in at number 27 on the radio station’s Top 40 List of songs for 2015.

In celebration of International Guitar Month – an interview with radio producer and guitarist Geo Maida of WCVE 88.9 FM – Richmond, Virginia and host of Classical Evening and The Electic Croude – April 9 2016. 

The Spring Lake District Library,Spring Lake Mi – November 15, 2015

The Soaring Eagle Casino, Mount Pleasant Michigan – September 16 and 17 

Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral, Toledo Ohio – September 20, 2015 

Radio Programming – Multiple radio and internet stations in the United States, Germany, The United Kingdom, Hungary and Australia begin airing “The Guitar Works of Fernando Sor” – January,2015 

Radio Interview, The Morning Show with Shelley Irwin WGVU, January 28,2015

Radio Interview, Ignite Radio with host JR Pittman – January 24,2015

Jeff Dwarshuis release of the recording ‘The Guitar Works of Fernando Sor” – December 2014 

The Kalamazoo Public Library Concert Series, Kalamazoo Mi – December 3,2014

First Park Congregational Church Music at Mid -Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – October 28, 2014

The Ann Arbor Public Library Concert Series, Ann Arbor Mi – October 18, 2014 

Hackley Public Library Concert Series, Muskegon Mi – October 13, 2014

Christ Church Cranbrook  Concert Series, Detroit Mi – October 8, 2014 

Blue Griffin Recording – Recording the second half of Fernando Sor disk – Lansing Mi – June 23, 2014

First Park Congregational Church Chapel, video recording date, Grand Rapids Mi – May 17, 2014

Second Congregational Church, service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – April 6, 2014

Blue Griffin Recording – Recording the first half of Fernando Sor disk – Lansing Mi – February 24, 2014

First Park Congregational Church, Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – February 18, 2014

Spring Lake District Library, Spring Lake Mi – April 21, 2012

First Park Congregational Church, Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – March 26, 2012

Jefferson Avenue Presbyterian Church Concert Series, Detroit Mi – October 14, 2012

North Park Presbyterian Church, service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – September 30, 2012

Grand Valley State University Foreign Study event, Grand Rapids Mi – April 27, 2012

Saint Thomas Episcopal Church of Battle Creek Winter Concert Series, Battle Creek Mi – March 4, 2012

The First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo Winter Concert Series, Kalamazoo Mi – December 7, 2011

The Kalamazoo Public Library Art Hop, Kalamazoo Mi – December 2, 2011

Radio Interview, WMUK, Kalamazoo Mi – December 2, 2011

Schoolcraft College Concert Series, Livonia Mi – November 16, 2011

Christ Church Cranbrook Salon Concert Series, Bloomfield Hills, Mi – November 9, 2011

First Park Congregational Church, Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – September 27, 2011

Spring Lake District Library, Spring Lake Mi – September 25, 2011

First Presbyterian Church Concert Series, Hastings Mi – February 27, 2011

Ann Arbor District Library, “The Story of the Classical Guitar”, Ann Arbor Mi – January 19, 2011

Mayflower Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – November 7, 2010

Mayflower Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – October 3, 2010

Tecumseh Public Library Opening Concert Celebration, Tecumseh Mi – October 2, 2010

First Park Congregational Church Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – October 3, 2010

Spring Lake District Library, Music by the Fireplace Concert Series, Spring Lake Mi – September 19, 2010

The Woman’s City Club Annual Celebration, Grand Rapids Mi – May 20, 2010

Berkley First United Methodist Church Concert Series, Detroit Mi – May 2, 2010

Westside Christian School, Student music program, Grand Rapids Mi –– April 21, 2010

Milwood United Methodist Church Concert Series, Kalamazoo Mi – February 28, 2010

Kalamazoo Valley Museum Concert Series, Kalamazoo Mi – February 5, 2010

First Congregational Church of Battle Creek Concert Series, Battle Creek Mi – January 31, 2010

Radio Interview, WMUK, Kalamazoo Mi – January 25, 2010

Mayflower Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – November 22, 2009

Saint Cecelia Music Center Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – November 6, 2009

Central Reformed Church Barker Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – October 18, 2009

Mayflower Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – October 4, 2009

Loutit District Library Concert Series, Grand Haven Mi – Sept 23, 2009

First Park Congregational Church Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – September 22, 2009

Christ Church Cranbrook Salon Concert Series, Bloomfield Hills Mi – Sept 9, 2009

Central Reformed Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – August 30, 2009

Second Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids, Mi – June 21, 2009

First United Methodist Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – March 9, 2009

Jenison Christian School, School Arts Week Concert, Jenison Mi – March 25, 2009

Public Museum of Grand Rapids, The Voigt House Victorian Dinner, Grand Rapids, Mi – Febuary13, 2009

East Park Congregational Church, Service prelude and postlude, Grand Rapids Mi – February 1, 2009

The Saugatuck Center for The Arts Concert Series, Saugatuck Mi – January 31, 2009

First Park Congregational Church Music at Mid – Day Concert Series – October 21, 2008

The Kalamazoo Public Library Art Hop, Kalamazoo Mi – October 3, 2008

The Soaring Eagle Casino, Annual Conference of HCAM (Health Care Association of Michigan), Mount Pleasant Mi – September 23, 2008

The Holland Area Arts Council Recognition Celebration, Holland Mi – September 12, 2008

The Toledo Museum of Art Concert Series, Toledo Oh – May 4, 2008

Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church Soul of The City Concert Series, Muskegon Mi – March 4, 2008

First Park Congregational Church Music at Mid – Day Concert Series – January 22, 2008

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – December 9, 2007

The Shelley Irwin Show WGVU, live radio broadcast music and interview, Grand Rapids Mi – December 6, 2007

Kendall College of Art and Design Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – November 13, 2007

Michigan Lake to Lake Bed and Breakfast Association Annual Event, Clare Mi – October 29, 2007

Spring Lake District Library Music by the Fireplace Concert Series, Spring Lake Mi – September 23, 2007

Rockford Art In The Park Annual Celebration, Rockford Mi – September 8, 2007

Tulipanes Latino Art and Film Festival, Holland Centennial Park, Holland Mi – August 31, 2007

Meadowbrook Elementary School of Forest Hills, Student Music Programming concert event, Grand Rapids Mi – May 23, 2007

Saint Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral of Detroit, Guitar/Organ Concerto with Jeremy David Tarrant, Detroit Mi – April 29, 2007

First United Methodist Church Celebration of the Arts Concert, Grand Rapids Mi – February 18, 2007

Saint Roberts Church, Service prelude and postlude to four masses, Ada Mi – January 28, 2007

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – January 28, 2007

The Kalamazoo and the Battle Creek Keys Club Concert Event, First Baptist Church, Kalamazoo Mi – January 19, 2007

The Cascade Library Holiday Concert, Grand Rapids Mi – November 19, 2006

Westwood Church of God, Service prelude and postlude, Kalamazoo Mi – November 19, 2006

The Kalamazoo and the Battle Creek Keys Club Concert Event, Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek Mi – January 19, 2007

The Kalamazoo Institute of Art Annual Celebration, Kalamazoo Mi – November 10, 2006

Fall Parade of Homes House Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi. – September 27, 29, 30 and October 6, 2006

Kendall College of Art and Design Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – September 26, 2006

Spring Lake District Library Music by the Fireplace Concert Series, Spring Lake Mi – September 24, 2006

Red Thread Artist Reception, Breton Village Mall, Grand Rapids Mi – September 10, 2006

Breton Village Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – September 6, 2006

Saarinen House Concert Series “Twilight Music in the Courtyard”, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills Mi – July 28, 2006

Breton Village Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – June 17, 2006

Fredrick Meijer Garden Donor Celebration, Grand Rapids Mi – May 31, 2006

Fredrick Meijer Garden Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – May 30, 2006

Grand Forum Reception, Grand Valley State University, The DeVos Center, Grand Rapids Mi – May 23, 2006

Promotional Engagement, Harvey Cadillac Company, Grand Rapids Mi, – May 3, 2006

Detroit Institute of Art Annual Concert Series, Detroit Mi – March 26, 2006

Saint Mary Magdalene Church Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – March 5, 2006

Kendal College of Art and Design Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – January 31, 2006

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi -January 28, 2006

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – January 14, 2006

Public Museum of Grand Rapids, The Voigt House Victorian Dinner, Grand Rapids, Mi – January 13, 14, 2006

Resurrection Life Church Holiday Celebration, Cascade location, Grand Rapids Mi – December 25,2005

Northern Trail 5th/6th School, Forest Hills Schools Educational Programming Student Concert, Grand Rapids Mi – December 21, 2005

Fredrick Meijer Garden Annual Holiday Celebration, Grand Rapids Mi – December 17, 2005

Home and Builders Association of Grand Rapids Holiday Party, DeVos Place, Grand Rapids Mi – December 15, 2005

Fredrick Meijer Gardens Annual Celebration, Grand Rapids Mi – November 26, 2005

Kalamazoo Valley Museum Mary Jane Stryker Theater Concert Series, Kalamazoo Mi – November 10, 2005

Promotional Engagement, Betten Imports, Grand Rapids Mi – October 26, 2005

Kendall College of Art and Design Artist Reception, Grand Rapids Mi – October 11, 2005

Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, Setting the Scene Dinner, Muskegon Mi. – October 6, 2005

First Park Congregational Church Music At Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – September 27, 2005

The San Chez Cabaret Performance Series, Grand Rapids Mi – June 7,14,21,28, 2005

All Saints Episcopal Church Concert Series, Saugatuck Mi – June 24, 2005

Park Congregational Church Music at Mid – Day Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – September 27, 2005

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – December 5, 2004

The Muskegon Museum of Art, Master Member Reception, Muskegon Mi – September 9, 2004

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series, Grand Rapids Mi – January 23, 2004

The Grand Rapids Art Museum Winter Concert Series – March 3, 2002

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