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About Emilio Garcia

Emilio Garcia
Emilio Garcia
Music Teacher, Expert
Location: West Hartford, CT
Speaks: English
Instructs: Guitar
Education: Masters degree, Music performance, SUNY Fredonia --- Bachelors degree, Music performance, SUNY Fredonia --- Associate degree, Music performance, SUNY OCC
Performance Experience: Solo recitalist and chamber musician, Performed and toured with the Fredonia Guitar Quartet, Performed as a member of the Virtual Guitar Orchestra,.
Teaching Experience: 5 years teaching private students local and abroad ranging from 8-30 years old, experience preparing students for college level auditions, Experience teaching undergraduate students in college level course

Get to know Emilio Garcia

Mr. Garcia has appeared solo in concerts, and as a chamber musician, most recently as a member of the Inaugural Virtual Guitar Orchestra to raise money for Doctors without Borders during the COVID19 Pandemic. His performance’s have garnered awards such as the Louis A. Armstrong Jazz Award, 2nd place at the OCC performance competition, and various other scholarships for excellence in performance and musicianship.

Mr. Garcia has attended masterclasses by composers and guitarists such as Leo Brouwer, Johannes Moller, Grisha Goryachev, Andrea Gonzales Caballero, and Mak Grgic.

Emilio Garcia holds an A.A.S degree in Music from Onondaga Community College where he was instructed by renowned classical guitarist Kenneth Meyer, and a B.M. and M.M in music performance from the State University of New York at Fredonia under the instruction of guitarist Evan Drummond where he also was a member of one of the university’s flagship touring ensembles, The Fredonia Guitar Quartet.

Mr. Garcia currently has a thriving studio of private classical guitar students alongside recently being accepted to the D.M.A. program at the University of Hartford.

Emilio Garcia teaches at:
989 Farmington Ave
West Hartford, CT 06107
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