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Keith Calmes earned degrees in Guitar Performance from California State University Northridge (BM), The Juilliard School (MM) and The University of Southern California (DMA). Keith has published numerous books with Mel Bay Publications and Guitar Chamber Music Press. A frequent performer, Keith's credits include a Carnegie Hall debut recital as Winner of the Artists International Competition. Keith has extensive teaching experience, including being an adjunct faculty member at Kean University, Monmouth University, Ocean County College, Drury University (Missouri) and Harford Community College (Maryland). He is a long-time faculty member at Wall High School. For his work at the high school, Keith was awarded the Outstanding Teacher Award from The College of New Jersey.