Tuesday, January 15th, 7pm

Classical Guitar at the Library

David Isaccs

Classical guitarist (and Eroica recording artist) David Isaacs is featured in a free concert at Tacoma's downtown Main Library. Isaacs will be performing his own acclaimed transcription of Bach's violin masterpiece - Violin Partita No. 1 BWV 1002, as well as music by Heitor Villa-Lobos, Georg Philipp Telemann and Augustin Barrios Mangore.

Classical guitarist David Isaacs has been playing guitar since 1988 and has studied Classical Guitar since 1995. David has performed throughout California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Greece as a soloist, in a guitar duet, in a guitar and voice duet, and as part of the California State University, Fullerton Guitar Orchestra. He was a featured guest performer for the Pacific Guitar Festival, the Hermoupolis Guitar Festival, several guitar societies, the Aquarium of the Pacific, and for several church and library concert series. A respected teacher, David has taught several Master classes and adjudicated competitions.

In October of 2006, David was signed to Eroica Classical Recordings and in November of 2006 released his debut studio recorded solo classical guitar CD, Structures.

David earned his Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Classical Guitar Performance at California State University, Fullerton under the tutelage of David Grimes. Other guidance has come from Scott Morris, Jack Sanders, Nicole Baker, Richard Turner, and Gunnar Eisel.

Now residing in Long Beach, David is an active teacher, concert promoter and proponent of guitar performance. With fellow Long Beach classical guitarist, Michael Nigro, David founded and currently operates the Long Beach Classical Guitar Society. David writes sheet music reviews for the Guitar Foundation of America's publication, Soundboard and actively pursues new compositions for the guitar. David teaches at Cerritos College in Norwalk, International Music School in Costa Mesa, and at his home studio in Long Beach.

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David Domkoski
Tacoma Public Library, Main Library
1102 Tacoma Ave S
Tacoma, WA, 98402
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