New Mexico Classical Guitar Festival

Every June, Guitar New Mexico hosts the largest classical guitar festival in New Mexico, bringing four days of classes, ensembles, and concerts featuring musicians and pedagogues of local, national and international acclaim.

Bandini-Chiacchiaretta Duo in concert June 16 7:30pm UNM’s Keller Hall
Matt Palmer in concert June 15 7:30pm UNM’s Keller Hall
Michael Chapdelaine in concert June 14 UNM’s Keller Hall
Mickey Jones, Advanced Guitar Orchestra conductor
Lynn McGrath, Youth Track director
Brian Moore, Intermediate Guitar Orchestra conductor
Robert Capocchi, clinician


Andrew York’s “Playground” premiered at the 2015 Festival:


The New Mexico Classical Guitar Festival is supported in part by a generous grant from New Mexico Arts.