Great Guitarists at Stetson Series: Laura Snowden, Guitar. Hailed a ‘string sensation’ by BBC Music Magazine, British-French guitarist and composer Laura Snowden is acclaimed for her ‘poise and intensity’ (Guardian) and playing of ‘extraordinary depth’ (Strings, Classical Music Magazine). The first guitarist to graduate from Britain’s Yehudi Menuhin School, made possible by the Rolling Stones, Snowden will perform works by Fernando Sor, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Agustín Barrios, Lennox Berkeley and Giulio Regondi. Snowden’s compositions “L’étoile et la Rose” and “Anpao” also will be featured during the performance. 7:30 p.m. Lee Chapel in Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. All concerts are free and open to the public. Call 386/822-8950.
Watch Laura Snowden perform Villa-Lobos’s Prelude Nr. 3 at the 2017 Altamira Guitar Festival, Hong Kong: