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  • Berit Strong
    Saturday, February 20, 2021
    Time TBA

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  • Berit placed 3rd in the 1986 Guitar Foundation of America International Competition (GFA), which launched her performing career.

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    She is an international performing musician, performing classical guitar compositions from renaissance through contemporary, including several world premiers. She's performed 9 consecutive concerts presented by the Rome Festival Orchestra, a concert at the Belgrade Cultural Center, the Esztergom Guitar Festival (with Alice Artzt), and the Hvar Music Festival.

    Locally, Ms. Strong has performed several times as a special guest artist at the National Flute Association Conventions and as a soloist in concert with the Indian Hill Symphony and the Wellesley Symphony Orchestra.

    Berit's classical guitar performances have been featured on National Public Radio, World Service Internationals, Swiss Radio, and many other media outlets.

    Ms. Strong's performance schedule also includes playing beautiful classical guitar for wedding ceremonies throughout New England.

    Berit performs both as a guitar soloist and accompanied by a flutist. She often performs for other functions as well including cocktail hours, parties and other events that call for elegant classical guitar music.

    Berit is also a recording artist. Her CD Norwegian Landscape is a critically acclaimed solo acoustic guitar CD recording of some of the world's classic pieces for acoustic guitar. Featuring works by JS Bach to contemporary composers like Larry Cooperman and David Cullen this wonderful collection showcases Berit's outstanding guitar technique and sensitive musical interpretations.

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