Cleveland International Classical Guitar Festival: recital by SoloDuo (June 4, 2016)

Read this on Most classical guitar recitals are one-player-on-the-stage affairs, so SoloDuo’s excellent recital on the evening of Saturday, June 4 in Mixon Hall at CIM was a double-your-pleasure, double-your-fun occasion. Italian guitarists Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli wowed and delighted a sold-out crowd with intelligent and probing performances of arrangements of music by Domenico Scarlatti, Vincenzo Bellini, J.S. Bach, Claude Debussy, and Astor Piazzolla.   Micheli spoke frequently during the evening, at first to correct information about the guitars being used and to re-arrange the order of the pr… READ-MORE