Posting Date: March 11, 2010
Award-winning graduate returns to perform at KSU
Guitarist Jonathan Dotson will play March 19
By Cheryl Anderson Brown
Photo from http://www.jonathandotson.com/
The KSU School of Music will welcome back 2003 graduate Jonathan Dotson when he performs in the Bailey Performance Center at 8 p.m. on March 19. This event is free and open to the public.
Dotson has earned numerous prizes in international guitar competitions, including first-place finishes at the Classical Minds Guitar Festival and the Appalachian International Solo Guitar Competition. He is also a founding member of the Texas Guitar Quintet.
After completing his bachelor of music degree at KSU, Dotson earned a master of music degree in performance from the University of Texas at Austin, where he is currently a candidate for the doctorate in performance degree.
The program for Dotson's KSU performance includes works by De Lhoyer, Albeñiz, Bach, Nass, Rodrigo, Reinhardt and Dyens.