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ALL FESTIVAL EVENTS are ONLINE and FREE with REGISTRATION! MIGF 2021 Virtual Festival Pass provides free access to watch all festival events including 18 concerts, 4 lectures, 3 workshops, 2 panels, luthiers expo, and concert artist performance competition semifinals and finals.

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Each event begins with a 10-minute introduction

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Saturday, February 20

Virtual Greeting and Welcoming V-CAPC Semifinalists

2021 Virtual Concert Artist Performance Competition – V-CAPC SEMI-FINAL Round

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JULIAN BREAM TRIBUTE CONCERT: Federico Bonacossa, Celso Cano, Marcin Dylla, Susana Frade, Eren Süalp & FIU Symphony Orchestra, with introductions by Stephen Goss

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Sunday, February 21

Panel: IDEA in Performing Arts – Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Access – Maria Elena Villar (moderator), Ciyadh Wells (guitarist), Freddie Bryant (guitarist), Brenton F. Alston (conductor), Pioneer Winter (dancer) 

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Workshop with Badi Assad: An intuitive approach to guitar technique and interpretation

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Concert: Tres guitarristas cubanas – Susana Frade, Zuleida Suárez & Milena Manganelli

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Concert: Migrations – Alieksey Vianna Quintet, guitar & string quartet

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Monday, February 22

Lecture/Demo: A closer look at Heitor Villa-Lobos’ Choro No. 1 – Sam Desmet

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Concert: Aksak Duo – Cihat Askin, violin & Mesut Özgen, guitar

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Tuesday, February 23

Lecture/Demo: The Mazzini’s guitars, rare instruments from the 19th century Italy – Marco Battaglia

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Concert: 19th Century Guitar Music with Marco Battaglia & Robert Trent

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Wednesday, February 24

Concert: Guitar & Piano Duo – Emiliano Leonardi, guitar & lelyzaveta Pluzhko, piano

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Thursday, February 25

Concert: Flamenco Night with Jose Luis de la Paz, Felipe Carvajal & Diego Alonso

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Friday, February 26

Concert: Fire & Grace with Edwin Huizinga, violin & William Coulter, guitar

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Saturday, February 27

Panel: Community Outreach Initiatives – Mesut Ozgen (moderator), Federico Musgrove (Florida Guitar Foundation), Adam Levin (Kithara Project), Mark Hart (Community Arts Program), John Stuart (Miami Beach Urban Studios)

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Sunday, February 28

2021 Virtual Concert Artist Performance Competition – V-CAPC FINAL Round

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Schedule is subject to change.
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