Thursday, April 6, at 7pm
Marbletown Community Center
The Stone Ridge Library will host classical guitarist Eric J Roth, who will perform a concert at the Marbletown Community Center. Eric performs on a beautiful, authentic reproduction instrument modeled after one built in 1830. Eric will also provide information about the instrument, repertoire, composers, and history. The program will primarily include music from the late 18th century through the early 20th century. Composers to be represented include Sor, Paganini, Mertz, Shand, Barrios and others. Eric will also perform his own piece, Sarabande.
Eric Roth specializes in historical instruments and repertoire. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Music Performance from SUNY New Paltz and has received lessons or master classes from several acclaimed guitarists, including Nicholas Goluses, Gohar Vardanyan, Michael Newman & Laura Oltman, David Starobin, and Patrick O’Brien. Eric frequently performs at public and private venues throughout New York’s Hudson Valley region and beyond. Eric serves as a board member of the Mid-Hudson Classical Guitar Society and as president of the Poné Ensemble for New Music. More information about Eric’s musical work, including videos, background, and information about upcoming performances, can be found on his website: ericjrothmusic.com. Videos can also be found on his YouTube channel: youtube.com/user/ejrnewpaltz.