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Last updated
21 aug 2014/csb

Ellingwood Chapel, in Nahant (unless otherwise noted)
or call Jim Walsh at 781-367-2007

Ellingwood Chapel

Photo by: Megan Demit, Nahant Historical Society collections

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Sunday, August 24, 2014, 4:00 PM
Neal Fitzpatrick, Classical Guitar: From Spain to the New World

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Ellingwood Concert Series

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(co-chair Ellingwood Chapel Concerts)
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2014 Schedule


Neal Fitzpatrick
Classical Guitar: From Spain to the New World

Sunday, August 24, 2014 (4:00 PM)
ELLINGWOOD CHAPEL Nahant, Massachusetts

About the Performer
Neal Fitzpatrick is a Connecticut native. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Hartt School of Music and earned a Master of Music from the Yale School of Music in 1998. He studied extensively with jazz great Sal Salvador and world-renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin. He continued his studies at Yale under another master and innovator of the guitar, Benjamin Verdery. While at Yale he served as Mr. Verdery’s teaching assistant for one year. His awards include the annual Applied Music Department Guitar Award for Excellence -- a highly competitive award given at the end of each school year at the Hartt School. He also was recipient of the Benjamin Jepson Award at Yale. Mr. Fitzpatrick, an active soloist and chamber musician, has performed at diverse venues such as Connecticut Classical Guitar Society, Aspen Music Festival, Bates Recital Hall in Austin,TX, Palmetto Center for the Arts in San Antonio, TX and at several Yale venues including Woolsey Hall, Sprague Hall, the Mellon Museum of British Art and others. For reservations or further information about the current season visit the email:
or call Jim Walsh at 781-367-2007
Prelude No.1 in e Minor
Prelude No.3 in a Minor
Prelude No.4 in e minor
Homage a Tarrega 
Etude VI 
Berceuse-Afro-Cuban Lullaby
Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)
Joaquin Turina (1882-1942)
Alberto C. Obregon (1889-1949)
Leo Brouwer (b. 1939)
Isaac Albeniz (1860-1909)
    arr. Segovia


From Suite in D
    2. Andante-Reflection
    3. Allegro-Fanfare
    1. Moderato
    2. Enfatico
    3. Tranquillo
    4. Allegro
    5. Allegretto
    6. Mysterioso
    7. Giocoso
Neal Fitzpatrick (b.1962)

Ellingwood Chapel