Berta Rojas, guitar

Date and Time: 
Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall

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“Rojas is renowned for the elegance of her playing—her hand glides effortlessly over the fretboard as if brushing a piece of silk.” –The Post (Ireland)

Three-time Latin Grammy nominee Berta Rojas has performed at celebrated venues worldwide, including Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall, the Kennedy Center, London’s South Bank Centre, and Dublin’s National Concert Hall. Committed to supporting the careers of young guitarists, she created the first online classical guitar competition, the Barrios World Wide Web Competition, in 2009. An ambassador for the music of her home country of Paraguay and Latin American music as a whole, she was named a Fellow of the Americas by the Kennedy Center and awarded the National Order of Merit of the Comuneros, Paraguay’s highest honor. On her latest recording, Felicidade (2017), she pays tribute to Brazilian music, with guest artists including Gilberto Gil, Toquinho, and Ivan Lins.